Biologist IDeadline: 8/3/2020 12:00:00 AM Position Reference Number: LA022 Salary Range: Grade U7 / $27.37 - $35.89 Starting Salary $27.37 Division-Section-Unit: Environmental Science and Compliance Division / Laboratory Shift: 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM Monday - Friday Location: Providence Assignment(s) Comments: Limitations: None Position Covered By Collective Bargaining Union Agreement: Yes Name of Bargaining Unit Union: Council 94, Local 1010
Perform microscopic examinations of wastewater and/or waters for the detection of indicator organisms using current EPA and other wastewater protocol. Perform testing and sample preparation activities for Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD), fecal coliform analysis, nutrient analysis, and other biological analyses. Perform sterility testing of laboratory de-ionized water systems. Ensure that equipment operates in accordance with approved NBC procedures and specifications. Conduct QA/QC procedures for all biological analyses done. Review and maintain an accurate, timely record database of all biological tests and activities. Provide prompt and accurate reports and summaries that detail microscopic evaluations and interpretations. Do related work as required.