Environmental Analyst I

Wilmington, NC

Are you passionate about our environment and ready to join an inclusive work environment, committed to excellence, to new ideas, and to delivering value? If the answer is, “Yes!” then we have an exciting career opportunity for you based in our Wilmington, NC lab. Who are we? We are Montrose, the premier environmental services provider. 

The Analyst I will be responsible for in-lab analyses of environmental derived samples utilizing GC instrumentation. You’ll need at least two years of experience in a laboratory environment and welcome the opportunity to make an impact from day one.


Our Mission is: To help protect the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the soil that feeds us, and is supported by our Principles: We Value Our People, We Value Our Community, We Value Our Clients, We Value Our Shareholders.

We care for the well-being of our people and offer: 

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • Medical, Dependent Care and Transit Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company paid Life and Disability Insurance and access to additional voluntary programs
  • 401k with a competitive employer match
  • Progressive vacation policies and company holiday to ensure work/life balance for our people.
  • A financial assistance program to help support peers in need.
  • Access to telemedicine and employee assistance programs
  • Access to best rates in the industry to bring your student loan debt down to size


As a key member of our team, this role will be responsible for a full range of activities including: 

  • Analyze environmental samples
  • Understand the purpose of the testing and conduct troubleshooting analysis
  • Maintain and update knowledge of instrumentation
  • Process project data packages for inclusion in client reports
  • Notebook upkeep and writing skills
  • Development and optimization analytical methods
  • React to change productively and handle other essential tasks as assigned
  • Comply with laboratory quality assurance plan and other policies

To perform this job successfully, individuals must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the duties and responsibilities. 

  • BA / BS Degree in Chemistry or Natural Science (or equivalent training) 
  • 2 years’ experience in an analytical chemistry environment; Chemstation software experience is a plus

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees so classified.


From comprehensive air measurement and laboratory services to regulatory compliance, emergency response, permitting, engineering, and remediation, Montrose delivers innovative and practical design, engineering and operational solutions that keep its clients on top of their immediate needs – and well ahead of the strategic curve. We are a fast-paced and dynamic team. At Montrose, you are your own boss, but you will get tons of guidance and plenty of support from talented, super-smart colleagues. Therefore, if freedom, autonomy, head-scratching professional challenges attract you, we’d love to speak with you.

Montrose is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Montrose is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its employment for individuals with disabilities.

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