Full-Time Forensic Investigator, District 20

The Medical Examiner’s Office is accepting resumes for the position of Investigator l or II

Full-time position with benefits includes health insurance, retirement, accrued paid time off and paid holidays, pleasant and professional environment for individual looking for interesting and essential employment

Applicant must reside in Collier County or between Collier and South Fort Myers

The District Twenty Medical Examiner is contracted, and employees are not eligible for county or state employee benefits


  • Salary range for starting employees is $35,000 to 45,700 annually, depending on level of experience
  • Overtime pay provided for time worked over 40 hours within the same work week in accordance with state and federal laws
  • Must be able to work on-call rotating evenings and weekends

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Preferred experience: medical examiner, medical, dental, veterinarian office, forensic anthropology
  • Bilingual (Spanish or Creole) preferred

Job Description:

  • Gather and prioritize information from doctors, police, families, funeral homes and other sources
  • Write coherent summary reports and notes, obtain medical and other information for each case
  • Complete death certificates and process other information
  • Respond to telephone inquiries, emails and other inquiries in a timely manner
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills required
  • Must be able to work under pressure and multi-task, while maintaining composure and good attitude
  • Able to communicate with bereaved families with respect and compassion
  • Must read and write English proficiently and must be computer literate
  • Must be available to work during county, state or national crises
  • Must be able to work designated evenings, weekends and holidays on a rotating on-call basis from home
  • Must be flexible, willing to assist co-workers and work agreeably in a team environment
  • Must be intelligent, hard-working, polite, honest, trustworthy, reliable, punctual

Please send your resume and references with addresses and phone numbers to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Resume must include your present and last 3 employers. There is no application form.