September 18, 2017

Job Posting: North Carolina State Crime Laboratory

The forensics lab that supports the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation is hiring an Ombudsman.  The Attorney III position works with internal and external stakeholders by mediating complaints attending meetings attorneys and judges, and making recommendations to the Director of the lab and the Attorney General. "The Ombudsman office and the Ombudsman position are independent; the position is neutral, impartial and unaligned. The Ombudsman holds all communications in strict confidence."  

Applicants must have earned a JD, have at least three years of professional legal experience; and be admitted to practice law in North Carolina. Knowledge of forensic laboratories and their interactions with the criminal justice system, and the Ombuds role are preferred.  The position pays $78,450-$134,532 [see comments] and is based in Wake County.  Applications are due by September 22, 2017.  (

Related post: North Carolina Plans Ombuds for State Crime Lab


  1. "This position is posted with a hiring cap of $88,610.00"