Scientist Associate

Clearance Level
Falls Church, Virginia

REQ#: RQ137739

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular
Position DescriptionGDIT’s Science & Engineering group has an immediate position for a qualified candidate to provide scientific and technical support to environmental monitoring projects and special studies for the EPA’s Great Lakes National Program Office (GLNPO).Responsibilities
  • Provide technical, data management, data quality assessment, and quality assurance expertise support to environmental monitoring and remediation projects
  • Assist with planning, implementing, documenting, and reporting on environmental monitoring
  • Assist in tracking the status of quality documents, reporting weekly on the status, and interfacing with the client
  • Assist in coordinating, developing, and managing meetings, workshops, and other events online and in-person
  • Conduct data checks and assessments, investigate discrepancies and issues, communicate findings
  • Conduct data analysis and interpretation to determine and report on status and trends
  • Write and review technical reports, quality assurance project plans, sampling designs, and standard operating procedures
  • Develop and review technical and quality documentation including technical reports, quality assurance project plans, sampling designs, and standard operating procedures.
  • Interface with environmental scientists, IT staff and other technical personnel to develop tools and applications to support environmental monitoring data collection, assessment, analysis and reporting
Qualifications (Required Experience and Skills)
  • Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years professional experience or Master’s degree and professional experience related to Environmental Science (Chemistry, Ecology, Biology, Natural Resources, or related fields)
  • Experience in environmental monitoring and assessment, field data collection, and laboratory analyses
  • Familiarity with project assurance project plans and EPA’s Quality Program
  • Effective communication skills to interact with team members
  • Ability to track details and update/maintain online systems
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and creative thinking skills
  • Excellent technical writing capabilities
  • Strong presentation skills to present to individuals and groups
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and switch between tasks quickly
  • Willingness to travel (less than 5% of the time)

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

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GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.