Crime Scene Investigator – Level 2

Avon & Somerset Police

South West Regional Forensics

Force  South West Regional Forensics
Role Type  Police Staff
Contract Type  Permanent
Department  D&C Regional Collaboration
Location  Other
Location – Other  Bristol City Centre, Avon & Somerset Police
This role will require the post holder to travel to alternative locations on an ad hoc basis to undertake the role, travel expenses will be reimbursed in accordance with force policy.
Grade  Other
Advertised Internally / Externally  Tier 1 – 4: Internal and External
Grade/Scale  Scale 6 to SO1, £26,865 – £31,725
Salary Information  Please note the above salary is based on a full time (37 hour) salary. If you are successful in a part time role this will be pro-rata’d to reflect your working hours.
Does Flexi-Time apply to this role?  Yes
Allowances  Shift Allowance, Weekend Working payment , Standby
Shift Percentage  12.50%
Additional allowance information  For additional information on allowances please see our “allowances” page
Hours per week  37
Part/Full Time  Full Time
We welcome applications from individuals wishing to work on a part-time basis and are willing to consider flexible working patterns subject to business need.
Published role profile/ job description  AS C9124 S6 Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator (Des) (002).pdf – 212KB
Interviews will commence the week of  6 January 2021
Job Advert Description
To provide an effective and efficient Crime Scene Investigation capability to the SW Regional Forces.

To attend all categories of crime scene and associated locations to conduct scientific examinations with the objective of

identifying, recording and recovering physical and digital forensic evidence and intelligence information. To conduct

additional post scene activity to enable effective processing of evidence and intelligence information.

The role holder will participate in a regional on-call roster and there will be a regular requirement for out-of-hours working,

retention on duty and recall to duty as required to meet the operational demands for forensic service delivery.

Please note that there will also be a suitability bank for 12 months – all future recruitment for this vacancy across the South West Forensic region will be recruited from the successful candidates of this process.

Terms and Conditions (salary for appointment based in these locations)

Avon & Somerset – scale 6 to SO1 – £26,865 – £31,725 – please see the Avon & Somerset job description attached.

Dorset – Scale E-bar F £23,817 – £32,673 – please see the Dorset job description attached.

Devon & Cornwall – Grade 8 – £36,369 – £40,662 (Please note that the salary for this role is indicative and will be subject to the Force’s Job Evaluation process at some point in the future. Should the salary for the role decrease as a result of the Job Evaluation process, the successful candidate, if appointed before the job evaluation process has concluded, may be eligible for pay protection in accordance with the policy, procedure and provisions in effect at that time) – please see Devon & Cornwall job description (role profile) attached.

Wiltshire – Scale W7 to W9 – £25,684 – £33,054, please see the Wiltshire job description attached.

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Closing Date  11/12/2020, 12:00

Document Attachments

JD Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator 2018 – Dorset.pdf – 385KB

Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator (GR8 needs JE) v.2 – D&C.docx – 30KB
Converted File Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator (GR8 needs JE) v.2 – D&C.docx.pdf – 89KB
Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator Nov 17 – Wiltshire.docx – 86KB
Converted File Level 2 Crime Scene Investigator Nov 17 – Wiltshire.docx.pdf – 258KB

For Further Information, Please Contact:
Hiring Line Manager  Steven Slater
Hiring Line Manager Position  David Rushton – Regional Forensic Co-ordinator
Hiring Line Manager Phone Number  N/A
Hiring Line Manager Email Address

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