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Environmental Organic Chemists
Environmental Organic Chemist
ICF’s team Superfund, Clean Water, Clean Air, Drinking Water and other EPA programs.
Environmental Organic Chemist to join our team to support an EPA contract, the Environmental Services Assistance Team (ESAT), in Corvallis, Oregon This team provides technical, analytical, and quality assurance (QA) support, primarily to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Superfund Program to facilitate identification, assessment, regulation, and remediation of environmental hazards which may pose a threat to human health or the environment. The team performs soil, water, air, waste,
Join 5 Chemists and Technicians providing sample analysis and quality assurance and laboratory operational support
Provide technical input to and technical oversight of the work performed
Schedule, track and report assignments and work products
Supervision of technical staff including personnel selection and evaluation
Ensure compliance with all technical, quality assurance, and safety requirements
Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or equivalent
4+ years of experience performing or managing organic analysis of environmental samples using CLP, SW-846 and other EPA methods
Proficiency with data acquisition, instrument reporting and Laboratory Information Management systems
DOD or DOE environmental laboratory is required
Experience in organic chemistry
Basic computer skills (e.g. Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat) required.
Strong organizational skills
Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills and the ability to think critically.
Must be authorized to work in the US
MUST BE ABLE TO PASS an EPA background check to obtain access to US federal property.
Recent “hands on” experience operating GC, GC/MS, /MS, HPLC, or similar systems including full use of applicable data acquisition and reporting software
Recent experience with quality assurance program implementation
Recent experience with analytical method development for environmental samples
Experience with emerging contaminants such as PFAS/PFOA
Experience working on-site in a government laboratory setting
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Portland, OR (OR08) (inactive)