- S358-20 Senior Drugs Reporting Officer (LC10)

HQ Crime
Scientific Support Drugs Team
Hutton Headquarters
Not applicable
LC 10
£36,369 - £40,698
Full Time
Applications are invited for the post of Senior Drugs Reporting Officer, within the Scientific Support Drugs Team based at Headquarters. The site is accessible by public transport and there is also free car parking on site.

The purpose of this role is to provide an efficient and effective drugs analysis service by supervising, motivating and training staff and acting as an expert in all aspects of the analysis of drugs, illicit drug production and interpretational evidence.

Led by a team of experts with over a century’s collective experience, the UKAS accredited Lancashire Constabulary drugs testing service has been in operation since 2011, providing reliable services to investigation teams and the criminal justice system with the sole purpose of protecting the communities of Lancashire.

Since being in operation, the Service has maintained strong relationships with UK Policing and most recently worked in partnership with the talented colleagues from North Wales Police. With a constant ambition to develop, it is now time to grow the facility thanks to the significant financial investment from Chief Constables and PCCs in the region.

If you want to be at the forefront of forensic delivery, to work with the experts, to use the latest technologies and benefit from a strong academia partnership with the UCLAN/LFSA, we would like to welcome you to provide a service to communities across the North West region.

Further details of the requirements and duties of the post can be found on the attached Role Profile. If you require additional information about this role please contact Danyela Kellett on 07973 793812 .

Upon successful appointment as per the job specification, you will be required to provide your DNA for elimination purposes, this will be held against the Contamination Elimination Database (CED).

Before you complete the online application, we would advise you to read the attached Information and Guidance documents.


Interviews are scheduled to take place week commencing 16th and 23rd November.

This opportunity is closed to applications.