Jim Hawkins

Jim Hawkins


SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS• Experience in the environmental services industry, with expertise in emergency response procedures, HAZCAT analysis, air monitoring instrumentation and analytical chemistry.• Knowledgeable in performing environmental testing to identify and quantify contaminants, and organizing appropriate disposal procedures• Conduct detailed Level IV Analytical Data Reviews evaluating environmental chemistry data quality.• Familiar with many federal and industry safety and quality regulations, including EPA, HAZWOPER, OSHA and FEMA guidelines; EPA SW-846 Test Methods and USACE Louisville Chemistry Guidelines• Skilled in supervising field technicians, soil and water sampling crews and the installation of monitoring wells.• Computer proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access, Agilent ChemStation, ACRONIS True Image, AutoCAD and UltraEdit and VSP (Visual Sample Planning) software• Proficient with GC / GC-MS analytical instrumentation.


Developed & implemented unique Access Material Drum database

Created and copyrighted the "ChemCat Training Manual" to assist in identifying unknown hazardous materials

Devised remote x-ray florescence technique, using wireless remote technology

Chemist on the M/V Ryan Chouest conducting shipboard analysis of PAH compounds during 2010 BP Oil Spill

Supervised, set up, engineered and maintained a 24/7 water treatment system for Heavy metal removal contaminated M-Basin lagoon at SRP


Jul 1985


College of Wooster