Environmental Chemist Resume Samples

An Environmental Chemist provides environmental guidance in product manufacturing operations. Daily duties are listed on the Environmental Chemist Resume as – conducting laboratory research and analysis to reduce environmental contaminations; performing laboratory studies to identify the environmental effects of chemicals; working with management to develop action plans; assisting in environmental risk assessment and mitigation activities; utilizing latest technologies and techniques in conducting laboratory experiments; providing support in developing pollution and corrosion control programs; and generating reports on lab results with appropriate recommendations to the management.

As this field is interdisciplinary, the individuals for this post are expected to possess strong communication and interpersonal skills; and have the potential to demonstrate various ideas effectively to the non-scientific audience. These chemists have to deal with the sales and marketing team and hence strong communication skills are expected. Knowledge of additional languages has a greater scope of success. Science graduates can very easily enter this occupation.

 

Environmental Chemist Resume example

Environmental Chemist Resume

Objective : Highly knowledgeable and progress-driven Environmental Chemist and Water Treatment Plant Operator with hands-on experience in chemical analysis, plant operation, and quality control. Demonstrate a high level of leadership, versatility, initiative, and problem-solving skills in complex scientific environments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, LIMS, Hazmat - Spill Response, First Aid/CPR Certified.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the Environmental Protection Agency Region 10 PM2.5 audits, assuring compliance with EPA regulations.
    2. Coordinated, scheduled, and performed more than 600 audits in addition to performing data collection, validation, and monitoring.
    3. Implemented and managed programs to assist at-risk communities in the region attain air quality standards.
    4. Monitored environmental compliance through the installation of air monitoring units and performing intensive inspections and audits.
    5. Maintained inspection program to monitor compliance and trends.
    6. Ensured air quality projects were completed correctly, on time, and on budget.
    7. Performed soil and water testing, field sampling and monitoring, and GC analysis at superfund sites throughout the region.
    8. Worked closely with partners at the state, federal and local levels, interacting closely with community partners.
    9. Produced reports and presentations summarizing and synthesizing technical information and project results.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate in Teaching


Environmental Chemist Resume

Objective : With gained knowledge in a lab environment, looking for something that will allow to expand into new experiences as well as improves the career in the field and gives an opportunity to apply for a higher level of employment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, LIMS Systems, Laboratory Equipment, QA/QC Procedures And Audit, Leadership & Management.

Description :

    1. Headed and performed all organic operations within 1 year of initial training.
    2. Trained and supervised back-up analysts on all organic analyses.
    3. Planned and implemented the set-up of the inorganic laboratory by modifying and customizing methodologies, allowing efficient use of available resources while offering a greater variety of services to the customer.
    4. Trained staff and supervised all aspects of the inorganics laboratory.
    5. Acted as a back-up analyst for inorganics after moving to organics.
    6. Quality Assurance/Quality Control Coordinator Assumed the major responsibility for responding to quality control questions from clients.
    7. Reviewed all data to ensure that it met with all quality assurance guidelines prior to release to customers.
    8. Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator Conducted hazardous communications training for new and current employees.
    9. Managed facility hazardous and non-hazardous waste disposal and recycling per all applicable regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Biochemistry


Environmental Chemist Resume

Headline : Seeks to secure a challenging position with a well-established organization with a stable environment that will allow utilizing extensive knowledge and skills as an Environmental Chemist to enrich the work environment and become a valued team member.

Skills : GC-MS, GC ICP-OES, GF & Flame AAS, UV-Spectrophotometer.

Description :

    1. Served as project manager for two groundwater remediation systems.
    2. Technology included carbon adsorption for the removal of dissolved organic materials and high-intensity ultraviolet lamps and hydrogen peroxide for the oxidation of dissolved organic materials.
    3. Performed data validation on various projects following USEPA Contract Laboratory Program National Functional Guidelines and guidelines set forth by the HAZWRAP program.
    4. Prepared financial reimbursement packages in accordance with the State Rules for Underground Storage Tank Management.
    5. Developed and formatted Excel spreadsheets to present invoice summary documentation.
    6. Performed asbestos-containing building material (ACBM) inspections and prepared ACBM survey reports in accordance with USEPA AHERA guidelines for over 60 Postal Service locations throughout the southeastern US.
    7. Conducted on-site training in conjunction with ACBM Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Summary : Environmental Chemist with eleven years of experience developing and monitoring environmental programs, policies, and procedures to ensure continuous compliance with EPA and State regulations. Self-motivated professional with the ability to develop and foster creative and innovative solutions. Strong ability to meet deadlines, multitask and effectively deal with customers and external contacts to the company.

Skills : Molecular and Cell Biology, Planning Skills, Chemist.

Description :

    1. Provided leadership through the active management and effective prioritization of EHS activities Lead the environmental, health, and safety initiatives in support of the business requirements Identify and implement out-year programmatic cost and schedule projections to ensure timely and cost-effective completion of environmental projects.
    2. Generated, managed, and communicated environmental information and compliance requirements for approximately 900 workers, ensuring all departments are aware of and in compliance with applicable environmental requirements.
    3. Uphold an ISO 14001-compliant Environmental Management System; maintain the environmental policy and EMS (ISO 14001).
    4. Communicated with National and Local Leadership regarding environmental issues, policies, and regulatory requirements.
    5. Interacted with community members and concerned citizens to properly communicate long-range facility plans and applicability to the community at large.
    6. Managed, scheduled, and performed periodic independent evaluations of the Chemical Control Program for the 1200 acre size facility to ensure compliance with regulatory and statutory requirements.
    7. Developed recommendations and system improvements based on comprehensive studies and analysis to support briefings to leadership regarding risk areas, status' and proposed improvement areas.
    8. Conducted impact assessments and devise risk management strategies.
    9. Acted as the program owner for several Environmental programs including Air Permits, Oil Operations Permits, Hazardous Waste Program, and Spill Prevention and Countermeasures Plan, and Environmental Management System.
    10. Exercised technical leadership to obtain consensus on required activities and the swift resolution of conflicting guidance or actions regarding implementation of the policy.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.S. in Biology

Environmental Chemist Resume

Summary : Environmental Chemist Professional with 5+ years of experience in controlling inventory, ordering and tracking new supplies, developing procedures, and training material for staff. Strong communication skills, organized, with a track record of success.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Wet Chemistry, Research, Research, EPA Compliance, Polymer Chemistry, Asbestos Analysis, XRF Analysis, GC/MS Analysis, Segmented Flow Analysis, Extraction Analysis, Waste Water Analysis, Quality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Performed EPA and DEP requires analyses of wastewater and process water samples for the Steel.
    2. Developed new methods and procedures for sampling and analytical runs.
    3. Set up and configuration of new laboratory equipment.
    4. Quality control and quality assurance of coal and coke samples for use in steel manufacture.
    5. Processed analysis of samples for the operation of chemical products plant, to ensure safe, efficient, and rapid operations.
    6. Developed a new procedure for the extraction of oil and grease samples for new equipment, streamlining polynuclear hydrocarbons analysis, and aiding laboratory in becoming one of the largest DEP accredited labs.
    7. Analysis performed on equipment more than 3 decades old and frequent troubleshooting, as well as a variety of chemical analyses, performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Headline : Knowledgeable of compliance regulations as determined by FDA, GMP, SQF, corporate, and divisional quality assurance policies procedures, standards, and specifications. Ten years experience training, leading, collaborating with technicians, research assistants, scientists, and engineers on design and implementation on research and developing finish products across diverse industries, including Nutritional Supplements, Manufacturing, and Foods/Beverages.

Skills : EDXRF, WDXRF, GFAA, Flame AA, Hydride AA, UV-VIS, Leco Carbon analyzers, NMR, IR, GC/MS.

Description :

    1. Prepared tissue samples for GC analysis using accelerated solvent extractor ad various cleanup techniques such as a frozen lipid method, alumina, acid, and copper.
    2. Prepared water samples for many different analyses including estrogens, 4-nonylphenol, permethrin, and pharmaceuticals using various SPE extraction techniques.
    3. Responsible for all moisture analysis using a Karl Fisher.
    4. Segmented Flow Analysis using an Alpkem Nutrient Analyzer.
    5. Assisted in the research and development of new analytical procedures and the creation of their SOPs.
    6. Tracked and log samples from receipt to disposal by use of a FREEZERWORKS database.
    7. Maintained and troubleshoot basic laboratory equipment, perform QC data checks, Calibrations, and training of all new employees.
    8. Adhered to EPA SOPs and regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Objective : Responsible for Leading chemist for the volatile organic compound division analyzing water, soil, and air samples by GC/GCMS, and also Following SOPs, extractions, and prep of samples for testing performed.

Skills : Computer Programming C++, Gas Chromatography, Quality Systems.

Description :

    1. Followed extraction, samples analyzed to EPA standards.
    2. Reported generated as requested, showing levels of contamination.
    3. Addressed concerns and questions from environmental engineers about samples and reports.
    4. Performed maintenance, repairs, and part replacement.
    5. Followed SOPs, analyze water/soil/air for VOC/Diesel/Oil by GC/GCMS; adhering to EPA standards.
    6. Extraction/Samp prep along with prep of standards/controls for use in analyses SOPs used when analyzing water/soil/air for VOC/Diesel/Oil by GC/GCMS; adhering to EPA standards.
    7. Equipment upkeep and repair Organize/interpret data for reporting to engineers/clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS in Organic Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Summary : An innovative, intelligent, and detail-oriented IT Professional seeking a dynamic career in the field of Software Configuration Management.

Skills : MS Office, Operating Skills, Communication Skills, Designing Skills.

Description :

    1. Analyzed groundwater monitoring well water samples for compliance with state-regulated standards for contaminants.
    2. Parameters included pH, nitrates, turbidity, phosphates, TKN, COD, alkalinity, total hardness, boron, and solids.
    3. Weekly tested of onsite wastewater effluent for BOD, pH, COD, solids, nitrates, phosphates, ammonia, and TKN.
    4. Tested onsite soil samples for nutrient content reported to USDA Dairy Forage Research Center.
    5. Maintained state certification for all parameters by completing quarterly testing of EPA blind standards.
    6. Operated and maintained UV/VIS spectrophotometer, turbidimeter, TKN digester, pH and conductivity meters, D.O meter.
    7. Assisted senior chemist with sample preparation, digestion, and analysis of metals on Flame AA-plus extraction and analysis of organics on GC/MS.
    8. Managed storage of hazardous waste for compliance with RCRA regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Summary : A scientist and educator who continues to realize the joy of learning and endeavors to initiate people of all ages into that joy as life-long learners.

Skills : Environmental Sampling, Environmental Assessment, And Remediation, Data Analysis And Validation, Hazmat Certified, HAZWOPER Certified, OSHA 10 Hour Construction.

Description :

    1. Experienced in supporting environmental assessment, remediation, and compliance projects for federal, state, and private-industrial clients.
    2. Range of experience in field data collection and environmental sampling with a focus on performing investigations safely in a variety of work settings.
    3. Experienced in compiling reports for clients and regulatory agencies.
    4. Background also includes data validation for assessment and remediation projects, as well as quality assurance.
    5. Liaisoned between AECOM and subcontracted labs to coordinate work on various projects.
    6. Promoted employee well-being and wellness through community service and fitness initiatives.
    7. Organized Clean-Up Jordan Lake campaign.
    8. Optimized the use of resources and incorporate sustainability principles into AECOM's internal operations to reduce operating costs and minimize environmental impacts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Chemistry

Environmental Chemist Resume

Headline : An Environmental Chemist position within an organization where one can perform effectiveness and efficiency by utilizing skills acquired during the job experience. Over six years of experience with UPW, chemicals, and VPD wafers from the semiconductor industry.

Skills : Sales, Customer Service, Management, Business Ownership.

Description :

    1. Supervised and analyzed numerous samples from manufacturing, effluent treatment plants, and sewage for wastewater and solid waste.
    2. Analyzed the sample in the laboratory for different types of pollution parameters like PH, TS, DS, TSS, COD, BOD, DO, TOC, Oil & Grease, Phenolic Compound, Alkalinity, Acidity, Turbidity, Conductivity, Hardness, Copper, Chloride, Sulphate, Ammonical Nitrogen, Nitrite, E-Coli test.
    3. Supervised and analyzed the stack and ambient air sample collection for the parameters SPM, Sox, NOx, Cl2, NH4.
    4. Provided technical guidelines for Environment Management System to our staff and other clients.
    5. Organized and provided training for new hires on current methods, successfully in timely and a technically accurate manner.
    6. Reported results and maintained laboratory reference notebook on daily basis.
    7. Affiliated by Central Pollution Control Board.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Analytical Chemistry