Forensic Officer

REF NO: 004631
Directorate: Forensic Pathology Service
SALARY : R173 703 R204 612 per annum (Level 05) (plus benefit)
CENTRE : Pretoria FPS
CLOSING DATE : 18 October 2019

Grade 12/STD 10 certificate (related experience in the forensic pathology field will be an added advantage) Relevant qualifications in the health science field will be an added advantage Willingness to work with the deceased Expected to work shift duties, including weekend and public holidays Basic knowledge regarding the Legislative Framework regulating Forensic Pathology Service Commitment to Batho Pele Principle Permit (PDP) Basic computer skills (MS Word) Additional Competencies: Organizing and Planning, communication, time management and interpersonal skills.

Effective and efficient recovery, storage and processing of bodies Safe keeping of deceased, documents, evidence, information, exhibits and property from incidents scenes Assist in rendering an efficient Forensic Autopsy process, which includes evisceration, dissection, scribing and typing in accordance with set standards and guidelines under the supervision of Forensic Pathologists Management of exhibits, specimens, specimen statements and reports including completion and administration of statements and documentation during and after the Forensic Pathology process Maintenance of mortuary and equipment hygiene in terms of Occupational Health and Safety Caring and kind interaction with bereaved families.