Are you seeking more than a paycheck in your career? Jefferson County wants to bring your attention to a position currently opened here in the County. If you're a solid professional with proven experience who is seeking more than a paycheck, we invite you to apply for Coroner Investigator . This position provides you the opportunity to work for a county that thrives on working collaboratively and overcoming challenges. We are seeking a game changer, someone who loves what they do and is motivated to share their knowledge with those they work with.

The Coroner Investigator will perform comprehensive, complex death investigative work for the County Coroner's Office.

Please note the hiring range for this position is $52,000-55,250, and the overall pay range is $50,264-75,397.

Essential Duties:

Work involves conducting comprehensive investigations into deaths, researching related facts and producing highly accurate investigation reports. Employee is responsible for notifying appropriate agencies and next-of-kin regarding deaths within the Coroner's jurisdiction. Employee is also responsible for drawing and submitting specimens, maintaining investigative equipment and keeping detailed records.

Must be available to work evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.


Associate of Arts in criminal justice or related field and minimum one year death investigation experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience on a year-for-year basis.

Must have knowledge of anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, psychology, medical terminology and technical report writing.

ABMDI certification is preferred.

Offer of employment contingent on criminal background, MVR check and education verification

Special Requirements:

Must have valid driver's license, if you are from out of state, you must obtain a valid Colorado driver's license within 30 days of hire date and you must not have any major violations, and no DUI, DWI, DWAI convictions in the past three years.