Environmental QA Technician in Silver Spring, MD at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are searching for an Environmental Quality Technician to join a leading water utility in Silver Spring, MD!  (EPA, QA, QC, Quality)


  • Assists in different types of audits to assess compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Monitors the laboratory analytical system and data quality of all parameters
  • Performs calculations of initial demonstration of capabilities and method detection limits;
  • Writes, reviews, and revises laboratory standard operating procedures (SOP) and quality control requirements (QCR);
  • Provides support to the analytical sections by performing calibration checks and maintaining supply of thermometers, mechanical pipettes, and weights;
  • Prepares checklists of audits conducted
  • Maintains & updates document control system including but not limited to: standard operating procedures, maintenance logbooks, extraction logbooks, equipment logbooks, standards and reagents logbooks, chemicals and materials master logbook, standards master logbook, and analytical worksheets;
  • Maintains inventory and control of internal and external proficiency tests and quality control samples including log-in, disbursement, and evaluation.

Minimum  Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences
  • 1-2 years working in an environmental lab
  • 1-2 years experience in an EPA regulated environment
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with environmental testing utilizing EPA approved methodologies is strongly preferred.

For IMMEDIATE consideration, email your resume to gperez@apexlifesciences.com with the subject Line “Environmental Technician”!

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