BC Local Government Job Posting Service
Detective Division

Civilian - Computer Forensic Examiner

The Saanich Police Department is seeking a highly motivated individual who is a creative thinker with strong analytical and computer skills to work as a civilian member in the Computer Forensic Unit working out of the Integrated Tech Crime Unit. The duties include assisting in a variety of computer-based investigations by recovering digital evidence from cell phones, computers, and other electronic storage media. The successful candidate will be required to produce detailed reports and give expert court testimony as to the steps taken to recovering any data.

Extensive training will be provided but it is expected that applicants would have a combination of post-secondary education in Computer Science, or a related field, and related field experience. A full list of preferred qualifications can be found in the Position Description.

Due to the duties of the position any potential applicants will be required to pass enhanced reliability screening, which will include an extensive background check and polygraph.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Thursday, or Tuesday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The first set of resumes will be reviewed on Friday, February 14, 2020 and on a biweekly basis thereafter until the successful candidate is confirmed.

This is a Saanich Police Association position with an annual starting wage of $75,160.87 and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.caThis is an open until filled posting. Please apply quoting competition 20009 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.

Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Information Technology,Police Services
Posted: January 20, 2020, 2:31 pm
Expires: March 31, 2020, 11:45 pm