Environmental Chemist I, II, III

Valley Forge, PA

Type: Contract-to-Hire

Category: Scientific & Clinical

Job ID: 148861

Date Posted: 02/07/2020

Title: Environmental Chemist I, II, III

Location: Valley Forge, Pa

Type: 6 month contract to hire

Start date: Immediate



  • Review environmental laboratory data in an organized and concise manner, consistent with and as prescribed by corporate and US EPA data validation standard operating procedures, quality assurance project plans, and published analytical methods;
  • Extensive report preparation is required, which will undergo rigorous scrutiny of project manager and/or senior chemistry staff;
  • Minimal client interaction;
  • Limited marketing responsibilities with no public speaking or authorship of professional papers;
  • Take direction and execute assignments;
  • Exercise considerable care in following directions;
  • Additional duties as may be assigned.


  • B.S. degree in Chemistry or an allied science from an accredited college or university;
  • 0-8 years of environmental laboratory experience in GC/MS, GC, ICP, HPLC;
  • Familiarity with the US EPA methods for the preparation and analysis of environmental samples;

Desired Skills and Abilities:

  • Able to review environmental laboratory data for completeness; correctness; compliance against the published analytical methods; and usability utilizing corporate data validation standard operating procedures, US EPA data validation guidelines, and Quality Assurance Project Plans;
  • Possess a basic understanding of chemistry principles and their application to environmental data review;
  • Able to use a variety of office equipment, such as computers, fax machines, photocopiers, scanners, and videoconferencing and telephone systems;
  • Computer literate – capable of performing tasks such as: create spreadsheets; compose correspondence; and create reports, and documents using desktop software;
  • Exhibit discretion and good judgment;
  • Possess keen analytical skills;
  • Detail oriented;
  • Ability to work independently.

Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.