System One Services Environmental Scientist in Kansas City, Missouri

Environmental ScientistKansas City, Missouri

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Type:Contract

Category:Scientific & Clinical

Job ID:130059

Date Posted:06/22/2018

System One is seeking an Environmental Scientist in the Kansas City, MO area.

Must be a U.S. citizen or Green Card holder.

MUST PASS BACKGROUND AND DRUG SCREEN.

4 Month Assignment. (Local Talent ONLY)

Hours Per Week: 40.00

Description:

Position requires skills in environmental chemistry and the ability to critically assess analytical data. The primary responsibility of this position is to support data validation and chemical quality assurance/quality control reviews of environmental projects for both private and government sector clients. Key responsibilities include:

  • Review and validation of contracted environmental analytical services to determine compliance with published analytical methods and to evaluate usability of the data per USEPA guidance

  • Develop written reports of data validation findings

  • Assist in development of project Work Plans and Quality Assurance Project Plans, to include providing guidance to the project team on the selection of appropriate analytical methods

  • Assist project teams with analytical laboratory bid preparation and solicitation

  • Day-to-day coordination between field teams and contracted analytical laboratories to track shipping and receipt of samples, appropriate laboratory log-in, and achievement of project data quality objectives

  • Develop and maintain project analytical result databases

  • Perform statistical analysis of chemical analytical data for various trends

  • Field work to include sampling of soil, groundwater, and/or air matrices to support environmental testing programs

Preferences:

  • Familiarity with ADR and/or EQuIS software

  • Knowledge of USEPA, state, and federal environmental regulations

  • Familiarity with USEPA analytical methods, including SW-846, CWA, air compendium methods

  • Knowledge of USEPA data verification and validation guidance

  • Knowledge of environmental laboratory accreditation programs (NELAP, state, DoD QSM)

  • Experience performing organic and/or inorganic environmental analytical tests

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