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Water Quality Analyst - Chemistry lab - COVID-19 project

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Job Listing Date
11 Jan 2021
Location
Sydney, Ryde & Macquarie Park
Salary
Competitive pay rates
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Science & Technology, Laboratory & Technical Services
Sydney

Water Quality Analyst - Chemistry lab - COVID-19 project

  • NSW Government Department - West Ryde location
  • January start - 6-month initial contract
  • Competitive remuneration $$

Water Quality Analyst (Level 3) – NSW Government

A Level 3 Water Quality Analyst is required by a NSW Government Department in West Ryde on an initial 6-month contract. This role will be working on a COVID-19 project within their Chemistry lab.
  
The Water Quality Analyst will perform routine, non-routine and complex collection and/or analyses of samples from a variety of environments, using a range of equipment to meet customer quality and time expectations and regulatory and operational requirements.
  
Essential skills and experience:
  • Relevant tertiary-level qualifications (Masters or PhD level)
  • 5-10 + years’ experience working in a Chemistry Laboratory
  • Extensive experience in chemical testing instruments such as 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 wastewater 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

If you have the relevant experience, apply now with your most recent CV (in Word format) 

Water Quality Analyst (Level 3) – NSW Government

A Level 3 Water Quality Analyst is required by a NSW Government Department in West Ryde on an initial 6-month contract. This role will be working on a COVID-19 project within their Chemistry lab.
  
The Water Quality Analyst will perform routine, non-routine and complex collection and/or analyses of samples from a variety of environments, using a range of equipment to meet customer quality and time expectations and regulatory and operational requirements.
  
Essential skills and experience:
  • Relevant tertiary-level qualifications (Masters or PhD level)
  • 5-10 + years’ experience working in a Chemistry Laboratory
  • Extensive experience in chemical testing instruments such as 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 wastewater 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

If you have the relevant experience, apply now with your most recent CV (in Word format) 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of ISO 17025?
  • Do you have experience working in a NATA accredited laboratory?

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