Chemist Water QA - Lab

  • West Ryde Location
  • NSW Government
  • 6month contract (likely to be extended)
  • Start Immediately
  • $38- $40 + Super per hour.

Key Duties:
  • Routine chemical or biological analysis of water and wastewater products in accordance with procedures
  • Sample preparation, extraction, concentration and analysis of water and wastewater products (samples may include water, soil, sediment and spoil)
  • Preparation and calibration of scientific instrumentation.


Your Skill and Experience for Sucess:
  • Extensive experience in chemical testing instruments such as but not limited to TOC, FIA, BOD robot including maintenance, high level troubleshooting and problem-solving capabilities
  • Carry out laboratory preparation and analysis using instrumentation within agreed customer timeframes
  • Providing leadership and technical expertise in method development and validation
  • Training and mentoring staff
  • Advanced knowledge of quality assurance requirements for analysis of water and waste water products, including NATA ISO 17025 accreditation and ISO 9000 quality system requirements.
  • Defining and implementing opportunities to optimise assets, equipment, systems and processes
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement initiatives and completing complex projects within assigned time and resources
  • Awareness of safety requirements related to the role and ability to demonstrate personal responsibility for safety and well being

Essential Requirements:
To be considered for this role you will need a relevant tertiary qualification (Degree and/or Certificate in Science) with proven lab experience:
  • 5+ years’ experience working independently in a laboratory environment under quality accredited conditions, in a relevant discipline
  • Extensive experience in chemical testing instruments such as but not limited to TOC, FIA, BOD robot including maintenance, high level troubleshooting and problem-solving capabilities
  • Advanced knowledge of quality assurance requirements for analysis of water and waste water products, including NATA ISO 17025 accreditation and ISO 9000 quality system requirements.

How to Apply:

Click "Apply Now" and send your CV in word document format to be considered for this role. Please only apply if you meet the essential requirements.
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