Scientist, Chemical Regulation and Food Safety (3691)
Exponent - Washington, DC

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Exponent is a leading engineering and scientific consulting firm. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, physicians, and regulatory consultants brings together more than 90 different disciplines to solve complicated problems facing corporations, insurers, government entities, associations and individuals. Our more than 900 staff members work in 25 offices across the United States and abroad. Exponent has approximately 600 consultants, including more than 350 that have earned a doctorate in their chosen field of specialization.

Exponent’s Center for Chemical Regulation & Food Safety specializes in high-quality, creative, and practical solutions to problems that affect our clients' ability to conduct business globally. Our experienced staff includes both technical and regulatory consultants who are experienced in dealing with pesticide and non-pesticide products including conventional chemicals, biochemicals, microbials, antimicrobials, consumer products, products of biotechnology, and with foods, food ingredients, and nutrition.

We are currently looking for a Scientist in our Washington, DC office. This individual will participate in various projects relating to dietary exposure and risk assessment, nutrition, and data analysis. The candidate in this position will be working on a wide range of projects including: scientific, regulatory and medical issues management; emergency response; risk and safety assessment; health hazard evaluations; and regulatory approvals. Duties will include conducting data analyses using mathematical models, literature searches, and writing technical briefings and reports. This position offers significant opportunities for professional growth.

Qualifications for this position include:
  • B.S. degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field; Masters degree preferred
  • Strong quantitative skills and familiarity with database programs
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments under rigid time constraints
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, specifically with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments under rigid time constraints
  • Ability to participate effectively in large team projects is essential

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Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, physicians, and regulatory consultants brings together more than 90 different...