Regional Digital Forensics Technician

Vicinity of Jnc 27 (of M1)
XS - EMSOU-Digi Intel & Investigation

£24,576 - £26,565

Suitable for Job Share, Flexi-time, Part Time
Embark on a career in Digital Forensics, in a role where you can really make a difference.

Our diligent and forward-thinking Digital Intelligence and Investigations Unit are looking for a Regional Digital Forensics Technician on a full time, permanent basis, as part of the East Midlands Special Operations Unit (EMSOU).

Here at EMSOU, we deliver specialist capabilities on behalf of the five East Midlands police forces, focusing on intelligence gathering and the disruption and investigation of serious and organised crime. EMSOU is made up of teams dealing with Counter Terrorism, Regional Organised Crime, Major Crime, Forensic Services, Legal Services and a Regional Review Unit.

We carry out crime scene investigations, a range of forensic analysis and evidence handling as part of the investigation process. As a Regional Digital Forensics Technician, you will be recovering forensic data from digital media, mobile phones and other analogue and digital systems.

No two days will be the same as you process recovered data to support our Investigators with their examinations, including carrying out scene deployments as and when required to preserve, record, photograph and recover forensic evidence.

Your professional attitude and meticulous nature will support the preparation of reports and statements of evidence for completed cases and you will attend court or other statutory hearings as a witness as and when required.

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your knowledge of digital investigations, utilising your existing experience within a digital or computer related environment, as well as your experience of working with mobile phone technology. We are passionate about your development; a career progression scheme is therefore in place to support you. When it comes to digital forensics, we offer one of the best training schemes in the region, supporting you with ongoing training and development as you begin a long-term career with us.

So, what are you waiting for? Apply now.

As part of your application, you must provide both a CV and Supporting Statement, stating how you meet the essential/desirable criteria as listed in the job description. Please ensure you provide detailed evidence of your technical knowledge and experience within your application.

Vacancy closes: 25th November 2022 at 23:55

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Due to the nature of the vetting level required you must have 5 years continuous residency in the UK at the point of application, to be eligible to apply.

For part time hours the salary will be calculated on a pro-rata basis, this is based on the number of hours for the vacancy.