Associate Medical Examiner, Palm Beach County

Salary: $200,000 to $250,000 Annually, negotiable depending on qualifications
Department: Medical Examiner’s Office
Location: 3126 Gun Club Road, WPB
Hours: 40 Variable hours/week
Other: Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

Performs highly responsible professional and administrative work for the Medical Examiner’s Office. Performs medico-legal death examinations/autopsies, certifies cause and manner of death; prepares detailed reports of autopsy findings; responds to death scene investigations; provides expert testimony in accordance with Florida Statutes Chapter 406 and County Code 13-1 (Medical Examiner's Ordinance). Work is performed under the general supervision of the Medical Examiner and is reviewed through autopsy/scene reports and periodic staff conferences to identify trends/review problem cases.

Doctorate from a recognized school of medicine or osteopathy. Must be licensed as a medical doctor in the State of Florida with completed pathology residency training at an accredited pathology residency program and possess one (1) year of formal fellowship training in forensic pathology at an accredited fellowship program.
Necessary Special Requirement: Must obtain an American Board of Pathology in anatomic or forensic pathology certification within three (3) years from the date of hire.

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Forensic Investigator I, Palm Beach County

Salary: $22.44 Per Hour
Department: Medical Examiner’s Office/Forensic Supervision
Location: 3126 Gun Club Road, WPB
Hours: 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday - Friday; will be required to work on-call/stand-by on a rotating basis, including weekends and holidays.
Other: Must be able to lift 100 pounds. Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Performs sensitive investigative work and is responsible for interviewing and research in both office and field settings to assist in determining cause of death based on established policies and procedures. Interacts with local, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies, hospitals, family members, funeral home staff and other involved parties. Handles personal protection equipment, biohazard materials, blood-borne pathogens and evidence. Requires knowledge of crime scene procedures, forensic photography, anatomy, anthropology and entomology.

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System.

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Anatomic Pathologist (U Florida)/Associate Medical Examiner, District 8

The Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine invites applications for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level (either tenure or clinical track) to serve as an Anatomic Pathologist. The successful applicant will also serve as an Associate Medical Examiner for the District 8 Medical Examiner Office serving multiple counties in northcentral Florida and the Department of Corrections.

The successful applicant will also be a full member of the University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine, participating in the Anatomic Pathology Service at UF Health Shands Hospital, and contribute to medical student, resident and fellowship training in accredited programs in Pathology. The successful applicant will be appointed as an Associate Medical Examiner for the District 8 Medical Examiner Office. The state-of-the-art office is located approximately 3 miles from the UF Health Shands Hospital. Approximately 700 death investigations are performed per year.

Applicants must have an M.D. or D.O. degree, be board certified or eligible in Anatomic Pathology and Forensic Pathology, and possess or be eligible for a state of Florida Medical License. Applicants should have recent practice experience in Forensic Pathology.

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Associate Medical Examiner, District 1

District 1 Medical Examiner is looking for an associate medical examiner. For more information, go HERE.