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    About the Position:
    This position is located at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District Headquarters within the Engineering Divisions Environmental and Munitions Design Center. You will serve as the District expert for complex chemistry matters related to remedial investigations, feasibility studies, remedial designs and remedial actions for a variety of projects.

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    Responsibilities

    • Determines chemical requirements and prepares Scopes of Work (SOW) and cost estimates for chemistry aspects of site investigation activities.
    • Has extensive knowledge of various types of sampling procedures based on the types of chemicals being analyzed (such as volatile organic compounds (VOCs), semi-volatile organic a compounds (SVOCs).
    • Has extensive knowledge of various types of sampling procedures based on the types of chemicals being analyzed such as metals, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB), munitions constituents (MC).
    • Prepare and/or review in-house and contractor-prepared design, plans and specifications for Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) and military munitions sites to insure compliance with established sampling, testing and analysis protocols.
    • Provide recommendations for appropriate monitoring, disposal and treatment of waste materials based on the chemistry of the wastes and in compliance with a wide range of constantly evolving Federal, State and Municipal laws and regulations.
    • Authors analytical data reports describing the nature and extend of chemical contamination, including evaluating site contamination with respect to applicable regulatory standards and environmental health criteria.
    • Develop work plans in support of environmental investigations, including complying with DoD and EPA report format guidance, and DoD Quality Control requirements.
    • Contribute to the preparation of studies and other documents related to Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) and military munitions cleanup actions.
    • Provide expert technical advice to other scientists and engineers with respect to chemistry requirements for Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste (HTRW) and Military Munitions projects.
    • Consult with other program delivery teams (PDT) disciplines in support of proposal evaluations and recommendations for contract award.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    1320 Chemistry

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