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    Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his or her expertise as a Supervisory Chemist. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.

    LOCATION:  Yuma Area Office, Resource Management Office, Analytical Laboratory Services & Research Group located in Yuma, AZ.

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    Responsibilities

    Assigns work, monitors progress, adjusts priorities and provides advice, counsel or instruction to subordinates on work and administrative matters.

    Ensures the reliability and acceptability of laboratory results through stringent quality control procedures.

    Develops, implements, and complies with Analytical Laboratory Protocol which includes procedures and guidelines on how to implement the following: Laboratory safety; Sampling: sample preservation and handling; microbiological and analytical procedures and methods in accordance with ASTM standards; reporting procedures; equipment calibration; data handling and reporting; record keeping; work assessment and QC procedures which conform to the Environmental Protection Agency Handbook for QC in water and waste water laboratories; and sterilization procedures.

    Plans, directs and performs a wide variety of comprehensive chemical studies and analyses to provide information about the quality of process waters, treated waters, river and ground waters, and agricultural drainage.

    Ensures that Laboratory equipment functions are continuously monitored.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    1320 Chemistry

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