Chief Medical Examiner-Orange County FL
Orange County Government is seeking a highly effective and results-oriented professional leader to fill the position of Chief Medical Examiner.
SALARY/BENEFITS: Salary Range is $150,966 - $265,346 (Starting salary will be based upon the knowledge and experience of the individual selected.) Selected individual will also receive an excellent benefits package including Florida Retirement System participation, a voluntary deferred compensation plan, health, life and disability insurance, and paid personal leave. The county also pays for professional memberships, travel and training, and medical license renewal fees.
OPENING DATE: 04/14/16
CLOSING DATE: 05/14/16 (This posting is subject to close without notice)
* Graduation from an approved school of medicine and six years of experience as an Associate, Deputy, or Chief Medical Examiner.
* Must be board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic or Anatomic/Clinical Pathology and Forensic Pathology. Board certification must be maintained as a condition of continued employment.
* Must be licensed to practice medicine in Florida at the time of appointment, or be able to obtain such license within 90 days of appointment, as required by the Florida Department of Professional Regulations. Florida licensure must be maintained as a condition of continued employment.
The Chief Medical Examiner directs the forensic functions of the Medical Examiner Division to provide proper death investigations and to determine accurate causes and manners of deaths. Duties include defining forensic standards for the Medical Examiner Division and establishing policies and procedures to ensure and enforce standardization. The Medical Examiner is also responsible for reviewing all division work for quality and consistency of reports and providing expert witness capabilities to all elements of the criminal justice system as requested or necessary. In addition to the forensic functions, the Medical Examiner directs all of the administrative activities of the office.