Environmental Scientist III. $82,326.40 – $104,374.40 Annually. Closes 7/12/17.

Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County

Seattle, Washington

The Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County has an exciting opportunity for an advanced environmental science professional.


The Environmental Scientist III join the program’s four member Research Team, who provide technical, social, and information science support throughout the program. The position will apply a high level of technical knowledge, communications skills, and innovative thinking to advance the program’s mission. Examples of duties include:

  • Conduct and apply research to help reduce human and environmental exposure to hazardous chemicals.
  • Provide scientific guidance to improve the health of historically underserved individuals and communities.
  • Collaborate with local and national strategic partners to advance the program’s interests.
  • Stay up to date on the latest evidence on chemicals of concern.


About the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program (LHWMP):

LHWMP is an inter-jurisdictional partnership with a mission to protect and enhance public health and environmental quality by reducing exposure to hazardous materials.


For questions about the position, please contact Alice Chapman, Hazardous Waste Unit Supervisor, at Alice.Chapman@kingcounty.gov or 206-263-1195.

For questions about the recruitment process, please contact Erika Yanak, Human Resource Analyst, at Erika.Yanak@kingcounty.gov  or at 206-477-0320.


King County and LHWMP strongly value workforce diversity, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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