The Trinity River Authority is seeking a biologist at its Tarrant County Water Supply Project in Euless, Texas. This position performs complex chemical and routine biological analysis on drinking water, surface water, wastewater and solids samples using advanced equipment and techniques with minimal supervision. Other duties may include performing population and identification studies, maintaining accurate logs and files, and remaining current with state and federal requirements pertinent to water and wastewater.
Candidates must have a Bachelor degree in biology or chemistry with a minimum of 16 hours in chemistry, limnology, ecology, or other environmental sciences. One year of work experience in related field is required. State certification in Water and Wastewater is desired. Laboratory Analyst Certification is preferred. Knowledge of physical, chemical and biological analysis procedures as related to water and wastewater is needed and knowledge of basic laboratory equipment such as analytical balance, dissolved oxygen meter, pH meters, etc. is preferred.
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The Trinity River flows across Texas for hundreds of miles. Providing drinking water to more than 50% of the state's population, the Trinity River is one of the most important waterways in the country. The Trinity River Authority of Texas (TRA) is proud to play an important role in preserving and developing this vital resource for Texans and the generations of Texans to come.
Established by the state Legislature in 1955, TRA provides water and wastewater treatment and recreation and reservoir facilities throughout the Trinity River Basin and maintains a master plan for basin-wide development. TRA also serves as a conduit for tax-exempt financing for municipal projects and as a local sponsor for federal water projects.
TRA is constantly working to improve water quality and remains at the forefront of cutting-edge technologies and innovations. An exciting and dynamic organization, TRA is poised for success for years to come.
TRA offers a competitive starting salary range, along with a comprehensive benefits package including insurance programs, savings programs, paid time off and holidays. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. TRA is an equal opportunity employer.
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