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Dept. Of Ecology Product Testing Prep Room Lead (Environmental Specialist 3) in LACEY, Washington

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Keeping Washington Clean and Evergreen

The Environmental Assessment Program{rel="nofollow"} (EAP)  within the Department of Ecology is looking to fill a Product Testing Prep Room Lead (Environmental Specialist 3) *position. The position is located in our *Headquarters Office in* *Lacey, WA{rel="nofollow"}.{rel="nofollow"}

In this role, you will be working with a team of scientists who are passionate about the work we do to protect Washington's residents and environment. You will be responsible for coordinating the prep room schedule and resources, and leading various prep room and field activities for product testing. We are looking for applicants that want to apply their laboratory and field sampling backgrounds, along their understanding of data quality, and data analysis, and database management to this unique role within Ecology's product testing program.   

Tele-work options for this position: *Due to the nature of the work, *this position is expected to work in the office 4 - 5 days per week. Applicants with questions about position location options, tele-work, and flexible or compressed schedules are encouraged to reach out to the contact person listed below in "other information." Schedules are dependent upon position needs and are subject to change.


Agency Mission:  Ecology's mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington\'s environment, and promote the wise management of our air, land and water. 

Program Mission: The mission of the Environmental Assessment Program is to measure, assess, and communicate environmental conditions in Washington State for the purpose of providing credible science to guide environmental decisions.  


Application Timeline: This position will remain open until filled, we will review applications on March 28, 2023. In order to be considered, please submit an application on or before March 27, 2023. The agency reserves the right to make an appointment any time after the initial screening date.

About the Department of Ecology

Protecting Washington State\'s environment for current and future generations is what we do every day at Ecology. We are a culture that is invested in making a difference. Join a team that is highly effective and collaborative, with leadership that embraces the value of people.

Ecology cares deeply about employee wellness; we go beyond traditional benefits, proudly offering:

  • A healthy life/work balance by offering flexible schedules and telework options for most positions.
  • An Infants at Work Program that is based on the long-term health values of infant-parent bonding and breastfeeding newborns.
  • Continuous growth and development opportunities. 
  • A wellness program that offers education, fitness classes, and an agency-wide fondness for outdoor meetings.
  • Opportunities to serve your community and make an impact through meaningful work.

Our commitment to DEIR *Diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect (DEIR) *are core values central to Ecology's work. We strive to be a