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Field Scientist - Air Sampling Emphasis

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

Job Description

We seek a Field Scientist who will be responsible for collection and analysis of air samples for parameters including particulate matter (PM2.5), ozone, sulfur dioxide (SO2), and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in conjunction with conducting audits of ambient air monitoring stations. Duties also will include maintaining, operating and repairing sampling equipment, preparing audit/sampling reports, and contributing to analytical reports using MS Office applications. The position requires strict adherence to standard operating procedures, health and safety policies and practices, and quality control requirements.  The successful candidate must be able to work both independently and as member of a team of chemists and technicians.  Duties may also include assisting with sample preparation and laboratory analysis.  Frequent travel, including overnight travel, is required.

Candidate can work remote from any U.S. location.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in scientific discipline, or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record, and able to drive long distances (in company-provided vehicle)
  • Able to lift and carry 40 pounds, use ladders and work comfortably at heights
  • Able to pass required field Health and Safety training and annual Medical Monitoring
  • Have or be able to obtain authorization for access to Federal facilities

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • 40 hour HAZWOPER and other related safety training
  • Air sampling, auditing or knowledge of EPA PEP, Pb-PEP, and NPAP/TTP programs
  • Mechanical capabilities to operate and care for analytical instrumentation
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Experience working at Federal facilities

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.comand we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination:  EEO is the law and  Pay Transparency Statement.

Virginia Remote Office (VA99)

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