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Alpha Analytical

Semi-Volatiles Analytical Chemist - GCMS - 2nd shift

Post Date:Dec 27, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/27/2017Salary:
Location:US-MA-Mansfield Job Reference:MAG_1446EDCFF2E-3-3-2-2
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If you are looking for an opportunity to gain valuable analytical experience in a growing environmental company Alpha Analytical is the place to be.  Our employees strong work ethic and attention to detail make us a leader in our industry.

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GC, GC-MS, Analytical, Environmental, Volatile, Volatiles, Semi-Volatiles



Job Description:
Semi-Volatiles Analytical Chemist - GCMS - 2nd shift

Semi Volatiles Analytical Chemist (GCMS) - Monday - Friday 2nd shift

Job Summary

The Analytical Chemist I performs analyses of client samples in the SVOA laboratory using analytical techniques and procedures (SOP’S).  Responsibilities include but are not limited to; analyzing samples, data reduction, instrument operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance.

Requirements:

Education:  BS/BA in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science or related

Experience:     6mo. - 1 year

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Prepare standards used for analysis.
  2. Analyze samples using Gas Chromatography instrumentation. Methods include but not limited to: TPH, EPH, PCB, Pesticides, Herbicides, 504, Explosives and Perchlorates.
  3. Calculate, check, reduce and report data in accordance with applicable SOP’s.
  4. Interpret data and associated QC and approve data in the LIMS system.
  5. Ensure appropriate testing procedures are conducted in compliance with QA and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) requirements.
  6. Schedule, prepare and analyze samples based on method requirements within turnaround time (TAT) established by Department Manager, Team Leader or Lab Coordinator.  Inform Team Leader or Lab Coordinator if issues arise that effect the TAT.
  7. Adhere to established Health & Safety protocols.
  8. Develop improved techniques with Lab Coordinator, Team Leader or Manager.  Active LEAN participant

Secondary Duties:

  1. May stock and order supplies as needed.
  2. Maintain and promote clean work area(s).
  3. Assist other laboratory departments as needed.

Minimum Required Skills

  1. Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling  chemicals and unknown environmental samples.
  2. Strong oral/written communication and organizational skills.                       
  3. Experience with loading and operating Gas Chromatography instruments for Semi-VOA analysis and the collection and reduction of data.  Familiarity with TPH, EPH, PBC, Pesticide, Herbicide, and 504 methods.

If you are looking for an opportunity to gain valuable analytical experience in a growing environmental company Alpha Analytical is the place to be.  Our employees strong work ethic and attention to detail make us a leader in our industry.

Alpha Analytical is New England's largest environmental testing laboratory. We provide our employees with a state-of-the-art work environment, excellent benefits and opportunities for development.





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