• Entry Level Environmental Scientist / Chemist - Newark

    Location US-Newark, NJ
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/7/2018 8:30 AM)
    Job ID
    Area of Interest
    EN - Environmental and Social Impact Assessment
    Job Type
    Full Time
    # of Positions
    Education (Minimum)
    Bachelor Degree
    Experience (Years)
  • Job Responsibilities


    Primary responsibilities will include:

    • Collection of various media (groundwater, surface water, soil, air, etc.)
    • Coordination of analytical laboratory procurement
    • Evaluation of chemistry analytical data in accordance with Regional and USEPA data validation guidelines
    • Preparation of data validation narratives, data usability reports, and QAPPs
    • Management and reporting of environmental data through several database platforms
    • Perform data compilation, report writing and other related duties to support a project team


    Job Requirements


    The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

    • B.S. Chemistry / Environmental Science / Geology; M.S. preferred
    • 0-3 years of experience in environmental consulting or laboratory analytical chemistry
    • Knowledge of / Experience in organic and inorganic chemical analyses
    • A detail-oriented personality and ability to manage multiple tasks/projects
    • A team player with good communication, analytical, and organization, skills; technical writing experience is preferred
    • Interest in developing environmental consulting experience in remediation and/or analytical chemistry data interpretation
    • Ability to operate and maintain field testing and monitoring equipment
    • Strong data manipulation and/or database skills, including Excel; the ideal candidate may also have some experience with other data tools (e.g. Access, EQuIS, SQL, LIMs)
    • Performance of work in inclement weather conditions following OSHA requirements
    • Ability to lift and transport a minimum of 50 pounds on a regular basis during field work
    • Must have a clean driving record and valid driver’s license, be able to drive a company vehicle, willingness and exhibit a willingness to travel for field work as dictated by project demands which could be upwards of 60% of the time and periodically adjust personal schedules to meet project needs


    Additional Information


    Interested applicants are asked to include a cover letter.


    While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

    Benefits. Our staff benefit from:

    • An option to purchase company shares
    • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
    • Employee mentoring program
    • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages


    Golder Associates Statement


    Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy.   


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


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