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Physical Scientist - Forensic Chemistry (United States)

The US Department of the Army - U.S. Army Medical Command - is looking for a Physical Scientist (Forensic Chemistry) to serve in the Forensic Toxicology Drug Testing Laboratory (FTDTL), Fort Meade, MD, USA.


  • Serve as a Physical Scientist in the Confirmation Section of the Forensic Toxicology Drug Testing Laboratory (FTDTL), Fort Meade, MD.
  • Testify in court (world-wide), as to the operating procedures.
  • Ensure Chromatographic and mass spectral data are within the quantitative/ qualitative parameters required of the assay.
  • Apply professional knowledge of general physical science and chemistry to evaluate GC/MS instrumentation parameters.
  • Perform solid phase extractions, derivatization of drugs and drug metabolites from urine specimens, and subsequent GC/MS analysis.
  • Maintain chain of custody at all times.
  • Troubleshoot current extraction methods and GC/MS analyzers to correct technical performance problems.


Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.


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