Minimum Qualifications Open Competitive: bachelor's degree in the natural sciences including or supplemented by 24 college semester credits in chemistry, plus four years of experience performing chemical, physical, microbiological, and/or microscopical analysis of environmental samples; one year of which must have included experience administering a quality assurance/quality control program for a laboratory to a national standard.
Substitution: One year of experience as a technical director, manager, or supervisor for a laboratory accredited to a national standard may be substituted for the quality assurance/quality control program experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of Federal and State environmental laboratory standards, quality assurance, audits, and applicable laws and regulations. Ability to apply knowledge from laboratory settings to regulatory enforcement and compliance activities. Two additional years relevant experience. Ability to work independently as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills
Duties Description Environmental Laboratory Consultants (ELC) inspect laboratories performing environmental analysis, evaluate the performance of environmental laboratories, document findings, perform follow-up activities, and investigate alleged violations and reported incidents. Provide consulting services to assist laboratories in improving quality systems, methodologies and procedures, and periodically assist with program development and proficiency test history review.
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/ELC/14029 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/ELC/14029, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. October 28, 2021