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Chemistry Technician (Tech Services)

The Chemistry Technician is responsible for providing data management and validation services support. Work is performed in collaboration with project teams under the general supervision of a Principal.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

DATA MANAGEMENT

  • Assist in managing and performing investigative data support.
  • Standardize data presentations for projects.
  • Learn and interface with EQuIS data management software.
  • Generate Electronic Data Deliverables (EDD).
  • Conduct and manage others in data verification and validation.
  • Assist with statistical analyses to support projects.
  • Be a technical resource for laboratory analysis and chemistry (training & consulting).
  • Assist in preparation of Quality Assurance Project Plans (QAPPs).
  • Assist in the development of templates and reporting standards aimed at improving efficiency and standardization;
  • Maintain a billable goal of 68 hours per 80 hour pay period (85% productivity).

 

ACCEPTABLE EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Requires a bachelor's degree in chemistry, math, statistics or a related field. Environmental or laboratory experience and strong computer and Excel skills are a plus. Other combinations of education and experience that meet the minimum requirements may be substituted.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Obtain knowledge of:

  • U.S. EPA Contract Laboratory Protocol
  • Organic and inorganic analytical methodologies including but not limited to U.S. EPA SW-846 protocol
  • Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)
  • Laboratory and project quality control/quality assurance
  • The principals, practices, & techniques of analytical chemistry as they relate to environmental projects.
  • Regulatory compliance, guidance and related requirements.
  • Hazards inherent to environmental work and related safety measures.
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)

 

Obtain skill in:

  • QAPP preparation.
  • Statistical evaluation.
  • Data validation utilizing USEPA Contract Laboratory Program, National Functional Guidelines for organic and inorganic methods.
  • Performing mathematical calculations.
  • Spreadsheet software and computer use.
  • Logic programming.
  • SQL/Access database use.
  • Making technical presentations.

 

Ability to:

  • Understand complex technical environmental data and regulatory requirements.
  • Work independently to accomplish tasks within established timelines.
  • Work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.
  • Understand project budgets and complete projects under budget.
  • Maintain strong working relationship with managers.

 

To apply for this position, please send your cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

careers-indiana@augustmack.com


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