Senior Toxicologist

Organization

California Environmental Protection Agency

Location

Oakland, CA or Sacramento, CA

Description

Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA)
California Environmental Protection Agency
Oakland, CA or Sacramento, CA

Senior Toxicologist
Top annual salary: $161,424
Application deadline: Open until filled.

This is an exceptional opportunity for individuals with the desire to be public and environmental health leaders within a specialized area of toxicology and environmental health sciences. Senior Toxicologists conduct and guide cutting-edge work on toxic chemicals and their impact on the environment and public health that regularly garners statewide and national attention. They are hands-on, working supervisors, responsible for directing the work of professional scientists and conducting and interpreting complex toxicological studies. Senior Toxicologists advise on the development of environmental risk-related policies and may serve as departmental expert spokespersons or testify as expert witnesses at scientific meetings and hearings. Above all else, this is an opportunity to make a lasting beneficial impact on the lives of California’s residents and communities.

A broad scientific background combined with expertise within a specialized field of toxicology and environmental health sciences, such as reproductive toxicology, pesticide toxicology or community risk assessment; and proven leadership skills are critical in this role as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ideal candidate will be well versed in the current science of environmental health, exposure assessment, and risk assessment and will have the ability to communicate complex concepts effectively across a broad range of audiences from highly-trained technical experts to the general public.

To be considered for this exceptional opportunity, please go to the OEHHA website at https://oehha.ca.gov/public-information/jobs-oehha or CalCareers website at: https://calcareers.ca.gov/Default.aspx

For additional information contact:

Jill Engelmann
CPS HR Consulting
916-471-3377
jengelmann@cpshr.us

To view an online brochure for this position visit: https://executivesearch.cpshr.us/flyer?file=APPROVEDOEHHAST.pdf
Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment website: www.oehha.ca.gov

The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment is an equal opportunity employer.

Contact Name

Jill Engelmann

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