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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Career Level: Hourly
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace

Description

Part time chemist to act as a data validation chemist, specializing in organic and/or inorganic analytical chemistry theory and methods, for CERCLA/RCRA type of environmental investigations.

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.
At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Act as project chemist for environmental investigations (i.e., assist/advise project managers on all aspects of environmental chemistry needed to support environmental studies as well as chemistry theory and methods.
• Perform data validation/data evaluation per EPA National Functional Guidelines and other EPA regional, state and client-specific data validation protocol.
• Prepare quality assurance project plans and data quality assessment reports and assist in the identification of project data quality objectives.
• Assist the Data Validation Group Manager in tracking/managing data validation deliverables.
• Input, organize and manage analytical and project databases.
• Assist in the preparation and QA of chemicals of potential concern selection tables under the direction of risk assessment personnel. Assist in the update and maintenance of toxicity criteria and ARARs databases.
• Assist in the preparation/QA of nature and extent of contamination tables/text and risk assessment spreadsheet deliverables/text under the direction of risk assessment and other technical personnel.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) from four-year college or university in Chemistry (or related science) required.
• Zero to one-year experience in an analytical laboratory (commercial or research) performing inorganic/organic analyses.
• Familiarity with computer systems and databases required (i.e., experienced in Windows applications [e.g., Word, Excel, Access]).
• Knowledge of EPA Functional guidelines for data validation a plus.
• Knowledge of EPA guidelines for preparation of quality assurance project plans, for identification of project data quality objectives, and for data quality assessment a plus.
• Basic comprehension of EPA RI/FS and RFI/CMS processes a plus.


About Tetra Tech:

 

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

   
At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting http://www.tetratech.com/en/benefits.

 

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

      

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

 

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies


 

 

 

 

 

 

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