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Forensic Science Technicians

On the Job

 

Forensic Science Technicians identify and analyze evidence in criminal investigations. They perform tests on weapons or substances. They may testify as expert witnesses at trials.


Physical Demands   

This career requires good eyesight.

 

Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:


Typical Working Conditions

 

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