Environmental Chemist – 3 to 5 Years Experience

ID: 31885 Location: Doylestown, PA
Discipline: Environmental Posted Date: 01/21/2019

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Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm that offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.  Langan receives numerous recognitions for its technical expertise as well as its work environment, including Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For, Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award – Best Places to Work, NJ Biz Best Places to Work and Business of the Year – 50 Fastest Growing Companies, Hartford Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in CT, and Pittsburgh Business Times – Best Places to Work in Western PA. Visit our website for more information about our awards and recognitions.

 

Langan offers its employees opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!  Join our team of industry leaders and make a difference on some of the most exciting and interesting projects in the field!

 

Langan has an opening for an Environmental Chemist with 3 to 5 years of experience in our Doylestown, PA office.  Qualified candidates will demonstrate a strong interest in project chemistry, quality assurance, and data validation specific to environmental investigations.  Responsibilities include analytical data quality review, statistical evaluation and report preparation.  
 

 Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Review and validation of analytical laboratory data;
  • Write data validation reports and prepare tables with results for project teams;
  • Prepare Quality Assurance Project Plans;
  • Provide technical support to field sampling teams and act as a liaison between the project team, analytical laboratory, and data management team;
  • Occasionally travel with the project team to sites to collect environmental samples; and,
  • The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to those stated above.

Job Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry;
  • Final cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater;
  • 3 to 5 years prior experience within an environmental consulting firm or environmental lab preferred;
  • Familiarity with federal, regional, and state data validation guidance documents;
  • Experience in performing environmental sample extraction and analysis;
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (specifically, Excel);
  • Experience in validation of laboratory data produced under USEPA CERCLA and RCRA programs (SW-846 methodology, EPA 200, 500, and 600 series methods, CLP Inorganic/Organic SOW) preferred;
  • Experience with managing environmental databases, specifically EarthSoft’s EQuIS, preferred;
  • Basic knowledge of SQL Server preferred;
  • Knowledge of NYSDEC, NJDEP and PADEP regulations preferred;
  • OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER training is a plus;
  • High initiative, superior interpersonal skills, and ability to work with minimal supervision and to manage and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously;
  • Ability to work in the field and assist with collection of environmental samples; and,
  • Ability to prioritize and work under pressure within tight schedules.

 

We offer competitive compensation packages; full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k)/Roth with company match; extensive training; buddy and mentoring programs; employee referral and professional license bonuses; educational reimbursement; and much more!
 

 

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