U.S nationals: National Water Quality Lab Assistant Chief

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Lakewood, CO, USA 🇺🇸

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Water Mission Area (WMA) is looking to hire two outstanding leaders and managers: one will serve as the National Water Quality Laboratory (NWQL) Assistant Chief and the other as the Analytical Services Chief. We are committed to inclusive hiring practices that build a healthy workplace where diversity is a strength, and everyone has the support they need to succeed. We encourage applicants who are BIPOC, LGBTQIA+, have a disability, or are of any marginalized identity. Apply online at USAJobs, where the positions will be open for submission of applications under a single posting from Monday, May 9 to Monday, May 23, 2022. This posting will close when we have received 75 applications, which may be sooner than the closing date.

Apply online at USAjobs: USGS-SAC-22-11461902-DHA-SD Supervisory Chemist (National Water Quality Laboratory (NWQL) Assistant Chief and Analytical Services (AS) Chief)

More information provided here: https://waterdata.usgs.gov/blog/nwql-hiring/

About the position: National Water Quality Laboratory Assistant Chief
The NWQL Assistant Chief works with the NWQL Lab Chief and Management Team to develop the strategic vision for the laboratory. As a senior manager at the NWQL, the incumbent provides oversight and leadership for scientific and technical vision, policy development and business development to ensure continued excellence of the NWQL. The incumbent leads a team of scientists that work with method development principal investigators to develop, validate and document new methods, and to transition those methods into production, fee-for-service analysis. The incumbent ensures excellence in the strategic and operational management of Quality Assurance Section (QAS) within the NWQL by providing oversight and leadership of scientific, technical, and policy processes to ensure continued excellence of Quality Assurance activities. The incumbent ensures excellence in the logistical operation of facilities management and sample login services by providing oversight and leadership to the Facilities and Login units at the NWQL. The incumbent will serve as the liaison in dealing with GSA, other agencies, and WMA Water Science Centers regarding issues, commitments, and matters that need senior management attention.


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