Environmental Scientist

Clearance Level
None
Category
Scientists
Location
Duluth, Minnesota
Key Skills For Success

Deadline Management

Microsoft Office

Prioritization

Quality Assurance (QA)

REQ#: RQ168893
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

The primary responsibility, under general supervision of the project leader, is to curate ecotoxicology data for inclusion in the ECOTOXicology Knowledge Base (ECOTOX KB).

The position requires a Bachelor’s Degree plus two years of experience or Master's Degree in science related field; the preferred level of experience is a Master’s Degree and 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.    

Must have, at a minimum, the following skill set:

Soft skills:

  • Quick to learn new skill sets and ability to happily re-prioritize your projects at the drop of a hat;
  • Detail-oriented with a positive, solution-oriented attitude;
  • Self-starter with the ability to complete individual tasks which contribute to a larger framework;
  • Ability to meet deadlines as required by the position;
  • Experience working with cross functional teams;                                    
  • Experience working and communicating with a wide range of people;
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills; and
  • Experience participating in meetings and conference calls.  

Technical skills:

  • Ability to read, interpret and apply guidelines, standard operating procedures, methodologies;
  • Experience synthesizing, interpreting and communicating scientific information;
  • Experience developing presentation materials, technical documentation, Standard Operating Procedures; and
  • Ability to provide technical expertise to team members and users to help resolve project-related problems.

Specific skills/knowledge

  • Experience analyzing environmental toxicology data including experimental design and the application/ interpretation of statistical concepts
  • Familiarity with peer reviewed journal article and technical report formats
  • Strong knowledge of common software applications, including Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe; general skills in learning and basic use of a wide-range of software including but not limited to bibliographic, statistical analysis, and data plotting software.
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

3 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Certification

Travel Required

None

Citizenship

U.S. Citizenship Required

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