Full-Time

Explosives Scientist

Updated on 6/15/2024

ERG

ERG

201-500 employees

Environmental and sustainability services provider

Consulting

Mid

Indian Head, MD, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in chemistry, a natural or applied science
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience (explosives operations preferred)
  • Knowledge and/or experience with industrial chemical and mixing formulation for explosives ingredients, safe handling of energetics, and sensitivity testing
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Competence in using spreadsheet and database software
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited technical guidance and oversight
  • Must currently hold or be able to obtain a Department of Defense Secret-level security clearance
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
Responsibilities
  • Prepare standard operating procedures, safety documentation, and technical reports
  • Review laboratory processes for elimination of hazards
  • Perform basic calculations supporting process chemistry and equipment configuration
  • Participate in hazard analyses of research and development and manufacturing operations
  • Provide consultation for mixing, safety testing, thermal analyses, and explosive output characterization
  • Aid in energetic material characterization efforts
  • Share knowledge of hazardous and non-hazardous waste generation and disposal procedures
  • Support mishap or incident investigations
  • Receive, examine, and analyze evidence
  • Interpret results and write reports
  • Potentially testify to findings concerning casework

ERG provides a wide range of environmental and sustainability services, including air quality, clean transportation, climate and resilience solutions, and digital and information solutions. These services utilize various technologies and methods to address environmental challenges.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Lexington, Massachusetts

Founded

1984

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

9%