Forensic Scientist in Lagos, Nigeria


Legal Services
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 - 7 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description


Forensic scientists use analytical and scientific techniques to examine evidence from crimes and prepare legal statements that summarise the results for court cases.




  • searching for and collecting evidence at the scenes of crimes
  • compiling written reports
  • gathering evidence
  • verifying the authenticity of documents
  • testing fluid and tissue samples for the use of drugs or poisons
  • analysing tool and tyre marks
  • giving and defending evidence in court
  • recovering data from electronic equipment such as laptops, computers and mobile phones
  • using appropriate analytical techniques such as chromatography, electron microscopy and DNA profiling
Key skills for forensic scientists
  • Logical and independent mind
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Objectivity and sensitivity when dealing with confidential information
  • Ability to work under pressure and to a deadline
  • Concentration and patience
  • Ability to deal with stressful and emotional situations
  • Confidence in your own judgement



Qualifications and training required

To become a forensic scientist, a degree in forensic science or another science subject is necessary. Postgraduate study in forensic science is often required,


All applicant should forward their detailed RESUME/CV to the comment box provided or to HR through this email address;career.medtrust[at] for urgent recruitment by the human resources manager within one week of publishing.ONLY FOR LAGOS RESIDENT.

NOTE; Meet with the requirement that is years of experience,education background etc before applying cos it wil be screen thoroughly.THANKS

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