Environmental Chemist CV Template

Environmental chemists specifically study the interaction and relationship of man-made chemicals and the environment, both positive and negative ones.  They are important in identifying and studying the harmful chemicals that are released in the environment in increasing amounts due to development of more industries and sources of toxins such as machines and mechanical equipment.  Environmental chemists are involved in conducting research efforts regarding the effect of different chemicals to the atmosphere, land and bodies of water.  They conduct laboratory tests and analyse results to be able to help develop effective programs and policies that would control and manage the harmful effects.

Sample Environmental Chemist CV Template

Shawn McVicar

Middleton, Manchester

Greater Manchester, M26 5LX

Phone:  234-776-5678




Highly organized and efficient professional is searching for employment as an environmental chemist in a company where I can contribute significantly to creating a safer environment.


Summary of Qualification

  • With five years of experience working as an environmental chemist.
  • Possess sound understanding of concepts in toxicology and chemistry.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Knowledgeable of Microsoft Office applications relevant to the job.
  • Capable of working in teams and independently.


Career Experience/Job History

2005 – Present: Environmental Chemist, Clean Earth Organization

  • Gather data and samples of soil, water, and air for laboratory testing.
  • Determine the chemicals present in samples and their specific effects.
  • Analyse data and determine over-all effects on the environment and human population.



2000 – 2004:  Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Manchester College


Professional reference will be furnished upon request.