Career Opportunities & Internships

Thank you for your interest in the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office. If you are interested in applying to join our team, please review the job descriptions to see if you meet the required qualifications for a position. Snohomish County only accepts online job applications.


The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office internship program provides work experience for college students with Senior standing in an accredited post-secondary institution field of study related to science. For more information about the internship program and qualifications, click here. Internships are general weekdays, but times and days are flexible.

If you are currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution and have Senior standing and are interested in an internship, please check with your institution to confirm our internship program meets their requirements. If your institution will sign the Internship Agreement, please submit your Letter of Interest and Resume to our office for consideration. You will be contacted for a tour and interview.

If approved, Interns must be enrolled in college for credit/not for credit for their internship in accordance with the guidelines set by their school. The school must complete the Internship Agreement before qualifying. This is an unpaid internship. Please contact the Medical Examiner’s Office for additional information and the application process.

Additional Resources

Online Application Lab: You may register with WorkSource Online for free training and assistance to help create an online job application. They also offer assistance in the form of mock interviews, résumé building, and interview strategies.  

FAQ for Students (PDF): Our office has prepared a handout for students seeking additional information about death investigations and careers in pathology.


Contact Us

Call us at (425) 438-6200

Monday-Friday 9 AM to 4 PM

Job Descriptions

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