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Environmental Lab Analyst in Silver Spring, MD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/15/2019

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Job #:  941204
We are searching for an Environmental Lab Analyst to join one of the leading Water Quality Treatment Centers in Maryland!  (Chemistry, Water quality, Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis)
Position Summary:
The Environmental Lab Analyst is responsible for supporting activities to help ensure production and distribution of safe water for the public while meeting regulations and customer satisfaction. Areas of responsibility include: water quality sampling, customer support, and laboratory/field analysis.  The Analyst performs a series of duties related monitoring the data analytics and trouble shooting of existing and new water quality panels. The work of this position involves routine and recurring processes and analyses, which require strict adherence to standard procedures and guidelines. An incumbent will report to the Water Quality Manager.
Main Responsibilities:
  • Maintains and operates field analytical equipment.
  • Prepares reagents and standards for routine and non-routine laboratory analyses and maintain records;
  • Maintains and operates on-line water quality monitoring systems for contaminant detection.
  • Conducts routine services and minor repair to maintain all monitoring equipment in good operational condition.
  • Enters all resulting data in the LIMS and all other appropriate databases;  
  • Prepares and maintains reports to certify data and satisfy EPA requirements for environmental test procedures;
  • Analysis of laboratory samples for external and internal clients.
  • Supports customer complaints handling and coordinates customer-sampling logistics.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental science/engineering, chemistry, biology, or related scientific fields
  • Experience working within an academic or industry life science laboratory
  • Exposure to data maintenance and analytics within a life sciences laboratory
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and strong basic computer skills

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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 844-463-6178-6178.