Forensic Support Scientist




General & Other, Other


£15,500 Per Annum


Temp to possibly perm


Burton on Trent

Contract Type:


Scintillant specialises in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the scientific sector. We currently have an excellent opportunity for a Support Scientist with a focus on forensic services.

Duration 6 to 8 Weeks + possibility of a perm role for the right candidate.

Salary: £15,500 pro-rata

Main Duties:

  • Providing scientific and documentary support to the Forensic team in their delivery of forensic services.


  • Applicants must possess a University Degree with a relevant science or forensic focus.

Experience and Skills

  • Minimum of 12 months working in a science focused laboratory in a scientific role.
  • Be familiar with routine systems and instrumentation within a routine scientific laboratory.
  • The post with be fully supervised, but candidates should be familiar with routine forensic testing techniques.
  • Report writing skills
  • Unambiguous and legible handwriting.
  • Attention to detail
  • Have a good working knowledge of routine IT communication programmes, including Outlook, Windows, Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat.