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Alpha Analytical Analytical Chemist I - Emerging Contaminants in Mansfield, Massachusetts

Analytical Chemist I - Emerging Contaminants

Mansfield, MA ( • Emerging Contaminants Analytical

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Alpha Analytical is a world class environmental testing laboratory specializing in providing the highest quality and most trusted analytical testing results in the world. Our unsurpassed customer service and unequaled quality systems has made us the largest analytical laboratory in the Northeast ranking us 6th among environmental testing laboratories in the country.

Job Summary

The Analytical Chemist performs analyses of client samples in the laboratory using analytical techniques and procedures (SOP’S). Responsibilities include but are not limited to; analyzing samples, data reduction, instrument operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance.


Education:BS/BA in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental or related science preferred

Experience:1+ years analytical experience

Schedules and Pay:

  • Friday - Monday 8 am - 6:30 pm

  • Pay starts at $42,000 as a base but experience does come into consideration

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Calibrate instrumentation.

  • Prepare standards used for analysis.

  • Analyze samples using standard methods and instrumentation.

  • Calculate, check, reduce and report data in accordance with applicable SOP’s.

  • Interpret data and associated QC and approve data in the LIMS system.

  • Ensure appropriate testing procedures are conducted in compliance with QA and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) requirements.

  • Schedule, prepare and analyze samples based on method requirements within turnaround time (TAT) established by Department Manager, Team Leader or Lab Coordinator. Inform Team Leader or Lab Coordinator if issues arise that effect the TAT.

  • Adhere to established Health & Safety protocols.

  • Develop improved techniques with Lab Coordinator, Team Leader or Manager. Active LEAN participant.

Secondary Duties:

  • May stock and order supplies as needed.

  • Maintain and promote clean work area(s).

  • Assist other laboratory departments as needed.

Minimum Required Skills:

  • Experience with HRMS, Tandem Quadrapole and/or TOF Mass Spectrometry.

  • Working experience with isotope dilution quantitation.

  • Knowledge of safe laboratory practices, including the proper procedures in handling chemicals and unknown environmental samples.

  • Strong oral/written communication and organizational skills.

  • Experience with Waters Masslynx and/or Thermo Target Quan preferred

Employee Benefits:

  • Benefit package including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Paid-Time Off

  • Employee Bonus Program

  • Long-term and short-term disability

  • 401k package with company matching

  • Wellness Health Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Company Activities and Events

Alpha Analytical is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and as such does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, martial status, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other classification protected by discrimination laws.


Education:BS/BA in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental or related science preferred

Experience:1+ years analytical experience