Golder Associates Project Level Chemist in REDMOND, Washington

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity fo r an Environmental Chemist to work out of our Redmond, Washington office.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Coordinating sample analyses with laboratories;

  • Performing data validation of analytical results;

  • Preparing sampling and analysis plans (SAPs) and quality assurance project plans (QAPPs);

  • Providing database support and data management for a variety of projects;

  • Assisting in report writing and preparation; and assisting with general field sampling (soil, groundwater surface water, and air).

· Minimum BS degree in chemistry or environmental sciences.

· A minimum of 4 years of experience in:

o Laboratory analysis of environmental samples – all media

o Preparation of SAPs and QAPPs

o Completing validation of analytical data packages in accordance with USEPA National Functional Guidelines

o Analysis, formatting, import and export of environmental chemical analysis data

· Experience using MS Access and/or other database programs

o Creating SQL queries of moderate complexity and ability to prepare custom data reports

o Development of project databases

o Using commercially available and/or custom code to build report tables, figures, or other data visualization products.

· Strong oral and written communication skills

· Ability to plan and safely execute field programs with knowledge of proper sampling techniques

o Sample coordination with laboratories – bottle ordering, analytical methods and completion of chain-of-custody forms

· Data organization, management and analysis (including basic statistics).

· Access, Excel and Word proficiency

The preferred candidate will possess:

  • Experience using EQuIS Data Management Software

  • Coding skills in R, Python, etc.

  • Geochemistry coursework or experience

  • Current HAZWOPER Certification

  • MSHA Certification benefits at Golder will include:

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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*Title: *Project Level Chemist**

*Location: *WA-REDMOND**

*Requisition ID: *18001273**