Consulting & Laboratory Service
738 Front Street Catasauqua
Mon-Sat: 07:00 - 17:00

Laboratory Technician

RESPONSIBLE TO: Technical Director

PURPOSE OF POSITION

To assure the timely and proper collection of samples; to serve as laboratory custodian; and to assist with analysis conducted in the wet chemistry laboratory.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • A thorough understanding and knowledge of AA&E’s Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Timely and accurate field collection of samples.
  • Accurate and precise completion of the chain-of-custody, sampling log, and laboratory reporting sheets associated with each sample.
  • Custodial responsibility for the appearance of the laboratories; maintaining stock areas, wash laboratory glassware, inventory and dispose of samples following analysis.
  • Assist the Chief Analyst in the wet chemistry lab.
  • Other duties as assigned.

RESULTS EXPECTED

  1. Timely and technically correct sample collection.
  2. Organized and precise completion of sampling documents.
  3. A neat and orderly laboratory.

AUTHORITY TARGET

  • 100% for the collection of samples.
  • 100% for sample documentation.
  • 80% for laboratory custodial functions.
  • 50% for wet chemistry laboratory.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Must be able to derive personal satisfaction from working in a team environment.
  2. Commitment to the environmental field, interest in details, and a desire to accept increasing responsibilities.
  3. Two years of experience in an environmental laboratory, or a degree in biology/chemistry.





Environmental Engineer

RESPONSIBLE TO: Technical Director

PURPOSE OF POSITION

To support the site assessment, permitting, and media sampling functions of the company.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interaction with clients to learn their objectives, to create proposals based on those objectives, and to communicate AA&E’s unique capabilities to those clients.
  • Independent completion of site assessments in accordance with ASTM standards
  • Independent completion of permit applications within the PA DEP's current regulatory framework.
  • Oversight and hands-on collection of project field data.
  • Other duties as assigned.

RESULTS EXPECTED

  1. Open and informational relationship with clients.
  2. Concise, organized, and well written proposals and consulting/permitting reports.
  3. Independent research and the addition of new capabilities to AA&E’s available services.
  4. Exceptional understanding and application of technical principles and concepts.

AUTHORITY TARGET

  • 75% for project proposals
  • 90% for completion of consulting tasks assigned.
  • 100% Accuracy of reports/reports, documentation of calculations, and documentation of referenced material.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Commitment to the environmental field, interest in details, and a desire to accept increasing responsibilities.
  2. Personally motivated self-starter and finisher with a desire to build relationships, complete projects, and contribute to team member capabilities. Must be able to derive personal satisfaction from working in a team environment.
  3. T A good understanding of basic PA DEP permits and the permitting processes.
  4. Four years of experience in the environmental field.

Please forward your Resume to

American Analytical & Environmental, Inc.
738 Front Street
Catasauqua, PA 18032

Or you can fax or email it to the following:

Fax: 610.266.5344
Email: aae100@aol.com