The Travelers Companies, Inc.

Risk Control Industrial Hygiene Lab Chemist

Posted on Apr 12 191 views Windsor, CT

Company Summary
Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That’s the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

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Job Description Summary
Under general supervision, works independently and as part of a team, conducts routine to complex sample analyses and calculations using established techniques, tools and methodologies. Produce jobs for peer review that are complete, fully documented, technically correct and meet all quality control protocols. Performs peer review of assigned analyses.
The intent of this position is to provide our 2020 Risk Control Interns the ability to apply to our 2021 Risk Control Full-time opportunities.
Applications outside of this audience will not be considered at this time. However, for additional positions posted at a later date we encourage anyone who was not a Summer Intern between June 2020-August 2020 to apply at that time.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Using established procedures, performs routine to complex sample preparation and analyses using complex techniques (e.g. metals by ICP and ICPMS, liquid chromatography, ion chromatography, gas chromatography, gas chromatography-mass spectrometry), and prepares sampling media for client use.
  • Understands the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures for the analyses they are performing and is able to perform basic troubleshooting and method development as the need arises.
  • Provides guidance to clients for sampling protocols and procedures, analytical results, QA, and occupational exposure limits.
  • Enters results into Laboratory Information Management system and presents jobs for peer review that are complete, fully documented, technically correct and meet all quality control protocols.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Undergraduate degree in Chemistry or related science required

Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge
  • Undergraduate degree in Chemistry with laboratory experience preferred

Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies
  • Technical aptitude, detail oriented
  • Superior communication skills written, verbal and listening
  • Strong computer skills for laboratory instrumentation, LIMS, etc.
  • Ability to quickly establish credibility and rapport with a client
  • Experience working in a collaborative environment and independently
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Proven work ethic

Employment Practices
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.

If you have questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist you.

Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.