Are you looking for an exciting career in the field of chemistry that involves protecting the environment? The Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Laboratories, is looking for an individual to perform professional laboratory work analyzing and examining chemical substances and materials for the presence of environmentally significant analytes using specialized equipment while employing accepted methods. If you are a scientific professional interested in the environment, consider applying for this exciting opportunity!This is a professional laboratory position responsible for analyzing environmental samples for the presence of environmentally significant analytes using specialized equipment and techniques and employing accepted methods. Some duties the employee is responsible for include organizing and preparing samples; primary analysis of mine drainage samples for aluminum, iron and manganese; secondary analysis of soil samples; assisting higher level chemists with the implementation and modification of existing methodologies; and providing instruction and training to other chemists.
Additional details regarding the duties of this position may be found in the position description.
Work Hours and Additional Information:
Work Hours: 7:00 am
Friday; 30 minute lunch.
Must meet PA residency requirement
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This posting requires submission of a copy of your college transcript(s). Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. You may upload your document as an attachment during the application process. You must still complete the application and answer the supplemental questions. All documents MUST be uploaded prior to the submission of your application.
Must be able to perform essential job functions.
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The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.
Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).
Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.
Your score is valid for this specific posting only.
You must provide complete and accurate information or:
your score may be lower than deserved.
you may be disqualified.
You may only apply/test once for this posting.
Your results will be provided via email.
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