AMERICAN SYSTEMS is looking for Senior Latent Print
Photographers ! This position is responsible for supporting
the building and operating of a team of forensic photography
specialists in support of a government agency mission. This person
will demonstrate the ability to establish, direct and administer
laboratory operations supporting forensic latent print photography
and photography processing in accordance with established practices
and procedures. Must be effective communicator in both oral and
written products. The individual will be able to interpret scientific
and administrative concepts and procedures and streamline those
activities to maximize throughput while maintaining strict high
quality standards. Create, implement, problem solve, change if
necessary, and maintain as appropriate, policies and procedures to
effect optimum efficiency and effectiveness in the photographic
section of the forensic latent print processing. Should have
knowledge of law enforcement and DOD forensic methods and practices
and be capable of working easily with both approaches to forensic
analyses. Requires understanding of analysis techniques for recovery
and analysis of fingerprint, DNA and trace evidence.
contractor shall provide support to accomplish the duties listed
1. Capture high resolution images of latent prints on a
wide range of complex forensic material associated with IEDs
developed using advanced physical and chemical processes and light
sources to include laser, alternate light source and reflected
ultraviolet imaging system (RUVIS) to meet FBI Laboratory image
2. Manage and direct the timely processing
of multiple cases for latent prints at the same time.
Author, review, and provide quality control of case notes.
Develop efficient team approaches and techniques to help minimize the
imaging time of latent prints developed on forensic material.
5. Provide training and mentoring to photographers with a wide
variety of education and experience.
6. Prepare and give
presentations and briefings.
7. Recognize developed latent
prints and preserve in a manner to ensure that an image can be
8. Process images using advanced imaging software,
prepare detailed notes of work and preserve images on non rewritable
9. Maintain proper chain of custody of all forensic Ad
hoc and administrative support as needed to fulfill the mission.
10. Ad hoc and administrative support as needed to fulfill the
- Knowledgeable of the FBI's Integrated Automated
Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS) Latent Print Workstation
(LPW) or Universal Latent Workstation (ULW) to enhance and/or upload
- Individual must possess good visual acuity,
including color perception. Candidates will be subject to a visual
acuity test as part of the interview process. Testing will include
visual acuity testing, form blindness testing and color vision
testing under simulated workplace conditions.
Must have a Top Secret clearance
AMERICAN SYSTEMS is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer, and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented
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