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Job Listing for Medical Examiner Investigator at Johnson County Medical Examiner (IA)

Position Medical Examiner Investigator
Agency Johnson County Medical Examiner (IA)
Position Type
Salary Not listed
Closing Date Sep 16, 2020
Country United States of America
State IA


Johnson County’s Medical Examiner department is seeking a full-time Medical Examiner
Investigator to conduct death investigations, issue cremation permits and perform related
tasks. Investigations will be performed in the field and in an institutional setting.
Associate’s degree in criminal justice, nursing or closely related field and three (3) years related
experience which includes a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a licensed or certified
nurse or medical care provider; or any equivalent combination of education and experience
which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the work. Bachelor’s
degree preferred.
Special requirements: Arrive at scene within one-half (1/2) hour of notification. Within six
months of hire, must reside in Johnson County or within a twenty mile radius of the Johnson
County Sheriff’s Office. Valid driver’s license, safe driving record and insurable under county
liability coverage. May also require use of private vehicle for official business. Attend the Basic
Medicolegal Death Investigator Training Course within the probationary period. Attain
certification as a Registered Medicolegal Death Investigator with the American Board of
Medicolegal Death Investigators, Inc. within one year of employment. Attend the Masters
Conference for Advanced Death Investigation within two years of employment.
Compensation: $30.66-$36.80 an hour to start plus excellent benefits. To apply and learn more
about this position please go to our website, Applications will be
accepted through September 16, 2020.

Cover letter and resume required with online application.