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Apex Life Sciences

Water Quality Chemist (Metals Analysis, ICP)

Post Date:Dec 29, 2017Type:Contractor
Start Date:12/29/2017Salary:
Location:US-MD-SILVER SPRING Job Reference:803649
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Job Description:


We are seeking a motivated Water Quality Chemist to join our team in Silver Spring, MD! (Waste Water, Drinking Water, ICP, ICP-MS, Hg Analyzer)

Position Summary:

Perform chemical and/or microbiological procedures (e.g., ICP, Hg Analyzers, ICP-MS) on drinking water and wastewater samples.  Work with the QA/QC team to uphold EPA standards throughout water sampling process.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Perform metal analysis and/or organic testing on water specimens
  • Use instruments for determination of microbiological organisms, physical properties, metals, and inorganic and organic chemical constituents
  • Tests/Instruments may include:
    • ICP
    • Hg Analyzers
    • ICP-MS
    • TOC Analyzers
    • Flow Injection Analyzers
    • GC
  • Review, approve, and enter all resulting data into LIMS system and other appropriate databases
  • Research new technological advancements for laboratory use
  • Conduct special research projects for Lab Director

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, microbiology, biology, or environmental sciences
  • 3+ years of environmental laboratory 
  • ICP-MS for water or waste water metals testing
  • 1 year quality assurance program experience

PREFERRED EXPEREINCE:

  • 3 years of metal analysis using ICP, ICP-MS, and Hg Analyzers
  • 1 year in a QA/QC role in an environmental laboratory
  • Experience with the following software systems:  Thermo Fisher, Agilent, PerkinElmer
  • Experience with LIMS systems

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, EMAIL YOUR RESUME TO [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.





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