The State Water Resources Control Board’s Office of Information Management and Analysis has an opening for an Environmental Scientist in the Surface Water Ambient Monitoring Program (SWAMP). The position is located at 1001 I Street, 19th Floor, Sacramento, right in the heart of downtown next to light rail stations and other public transportation.
This position would serve as the environmental toxicology subject matter expert for SWAMP, focused on quality assurance and data management for toxicology monitoring projects. Primary roles include serving as a technical resource and coordinator for toxicology laboratory services and serving as the program coordinator for the SWAMP Toxicology and Contaminants Program. Primary responsibilities include providing guidance to select appropriate methodologies and quality assurance practices for monitoring projects to support Water Board decision-making, responding to inquiries and facilitating communication between the toxicology lab and program staff, verifying toxicological monitoring results according to the SWAMP Quality Assurance Program Plan to ensure data are submitted and qualified appropriately, and loading data to the appropriate database/portal.