Department of Chemistry



Biological Lab Research Support - EPA Environmental Research

Biological Lab Research Support

The EPA Environmental Research and Business Support Program has an immediate opening for an EPA Biological Lab Research Support position with the Office of Research and Development at the EPA’s facility in Duluth, Minnesota. The selected candidate shall assist with projects aimed at understanding the flows of materials, energy, and contaminants through aquatic food webs in support of biological monitoring and effects characterization. He/she shall work as part of a larger research team, with responsibilities focused on laboratory processing of biological samples but also potentially including assisting with field sampling, electronic data processing, and general research support. 

  • Full time, $20.04/hour. 
  • Must have earned a Bachelor of Science degree, in biology, ecology, chemistry, environmental sciences, limnology, marine sciences, or a related field within the last 24 months.
  • Must have experience in laboratory analysis of aquatic environmental samples, including drying and weighing biological material such as aquatic sediment, algae or organism tissue samples.


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