AZ DPS

CRIME LABORATORY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (not intended to be all inclusive):

  1. Assists Department employees in performing a variety of assignments of a support, administrative or technical nature based on the needs of an assigned area.
  2. Performs research and prepares reports on assigned topics.
  3. Participates in program planning, development, implementation and evaluation.
  4. Performs special projects or assignments as directed.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

KNOWLEDGE OF:

  1. Business English, spelling, grammar and punctuation required to produce and proofread simple written documents.

SKILL IN:

  1. The use of a personal computer and office equipment.

ABILITY TO:

  1. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the internship.
  2. Communicate orally and in writing to present information in a logical and understandable format.
  3. Understand written and verbal instruction to complete assigned tasks accurately.
  4. Exercise good judgment in safeguarding confidential or sensitive information.
  5. Read, comprehend, and interpret written materials of simple to moderate complexity.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Applicable Laboratory or Office setting.

ADDITIONAL PRE-REQUISITES MAY INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

CRIME LABORATORY

  1. College Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or better (4.0 scale), with major course of study in Chemistry or closely-related field.
  2. Completion of 20 Semester hours in Chemistry.
  3. Written sponsorship of the student by a member of the College/University Department in which the student is enrolled.
  4. Completion of internship interview.