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Drinking Water Program Coordinator/Environmental Sampler

Idaho National Laboratory

Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: August 12, 2022
Reference Code: 18218
Does a career focused on changing the world's energy future intrigue you? If so, we might have just the opportunity you're looking for!
Idaho National Laboratory's (INL) Monitoring and Natural Resources Services group is seeking forward-thinking professionals interested in exploring a career as a Drinking Water Program Coordinator/Environmental Sampler.
Our team works an on-site 4x10 schedule located at our Research and Education Campus with every Friday off!
Responsibilities Include:
  • Perform monitoring and reporting required to meet INL Drinking Water Program site-wide environmental regulatory requirements and landmarks. Provide training and mentoring to junior level staff and lead drinking water activities. Review and interpret new and modified rules and regulations promulgated by the State of Idaho and EPA.
  • Serve as the INL Water Committee Chair, site-wide INL Drinking Water Coordinator, back-up for the Cross-Connection Program, Program Lead for Asbestos inspections and sampling, and back-up for Effluent Program.
  • Support other Environmental Monitoring programs on and off site. Programs may include: surface water, groundwater program, air, soils, direct radiation, milk, potato, and flora/fauna.
  • Complete State of Idaho testing to become a licensed drinking water operator and backflow tester. As the Technical Point of Contact for Drinking water system, perform technical review of proposed system modifications and complete regulatory summaries of proposed and final Safe Drinking Water Act Federal and State requirements.
  • Ensure the provision of timely and efficient technical services are performed in compliance with high technical standards, sound science engineering practices, and customers' directives. Lead the Site Wide Drinking Water Monitoring Program.
  • Identify technical resource needs and schedule integration for all assigned technical activities, establish priorities, and identify and request resources to accomplish work objectives.
  • Support and serve as Site Monitoring Team Member as part of the Emergency Response Organization.


Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree and 2 years of relevant experience, or a Master's degree and 1 year relevant experience.
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Energy "L" clearance, which requires US Citizenship.
Preferred Requirements:
  • State of Idaho licensed Drinking Water Operator and Backflow Tester.
Job Information
  • Salary Grade: 190/200
  • Chosen applicants are required to show a demonstrated commitment to valuing diversity and contributing to an inclusive working environment.
  • TDP-Testing designated position; you will be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen and periodic drug testing throughout the term of your employment.
  • Multi-Level: This is a multi-level posting and the selected candidate will be placed at the appropriate level dependent on depth and breadth of proven experience and skills.
INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 5,000 scientists, researchers, and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and development technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security, and environmental missions.
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INL Mission
Our mission is to discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure.

INL Vision
Our vision is to change the world's energy future and secure our nation's critical infrastructure.

Selective Service Requirements
To be eligible for employment at INL males born after December 31, 1959 must have registered with the Selective Service System (SSS). For more information see www.sss.gov.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Women and People of Color are strongly encouraged to apply.

COVID Safety Protocols
As a condition of employment, Idaho National Laboratory will inquire about COVID vaccination status and expects candidates to comply with all required COVID safety protocols, including mask-wearing as applicable.

Idaho National Laboratory has implemented a required vaccination policy effective immediately requiring that all new hires must be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, unless exempt under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, or other applicable state or federal law. In accordance with Idaho National Laboratory's duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we are adopting this policy to safeguard the health of our employees and their families, our customers and visitors, and the community at large from infectious diseases that may be reduced by vaccinations.
Reasonable Accommodation
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Other Information
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INL does not accept resumes from third party vendors unsolicited.
Benefits, Salary, and Relocation
We have an extremely competitive salary structure and phenomenal benefits. For more information, please visit: https://www.inl.gov/careers/benefits-overview/
About this Employer‍

Part of the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s complex of national laboratories, INL performs work in each of the strategic goal areas: energy, national security, science & environment. INL is the nation’s leading center for nuclear energy research & development.