Environmental Scientist - Biocides, Risk Assessments (m/f/d)

 knoell Germany GmbH  Berlin, Leverkusen, Mannheim or Münster
Whether for the registration of agrochemicals, biocides, veterinary pharmaceuticals or medical devices - as a leading service provider in consulting for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, we have been setting global quality standards for many years, with our more than 580 employees. Based on our more than twenty years of experience and our constant focus on optimization, our experts have a deep understanding of our customers' products and can provide the best possible solution for each customer.To support our team we are currently seeking an

Environmental Scientist - Biocides

- full-time or part-time with at least 32 hours on 4 days per week / permanent contract -

Ref. No. 2019-26/JV

Role and Responsibilities

  • You will prepare exposure and risk assessments using common modelling and calculation approaches
  • You will evaluate environmental data and develop risk assessment solutions, including higher tier
  • You will prepare study summaries including evaluation and review of the study reports and potentially planning and monitoring of environmental fate studies
  • You will have a close communication and cooperation with our clients and relevant authorities
  • You will build-up, maintain and share practical knowledge in a growing, strongly team-oriented working group

Profile and Qualifications

  • You have at least a Bachelor's degree in environmental science, (geo)ecology, soil or agricultural sciences or related disciplines; a Master's degree would be a benefit
  • You have experience in computer modelling (preferably in environmental sciences) and specialist software such as IUCLID, EUSES, Focus
  • Your experience in evaluating environmental fate studies would be a benefit
  • Your experience with the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR) (EU) 528/2012 would be a benefit
  • You are comfortable with Excel and all conventional office products
  • Your professionalism is reflected in a high self-motivation and capability of functioning as an independent scientist while being able to work effectively in a team environment as well as living a highly customer oriented working style and being comfortable with large projects, tight schedules and defined deliverables i.e. the preparation of technical reports
  • With your excellent language skills in German and English (spoken and written), you will also inspire our international teams


  • You will work in a dynamic field in a collegial and appreciative team
  • A well-structured induction plan will make your start easier and your further education will be supported of our knoell Academy
  • On average each employee has 2 days of further education per year
  • We support you in balancing your work and private life and offer you 30 days of vacation, a childcare allowance and family-friendly flexible working time models
  • In addition to your fixed salary, we grant your commitment with performance-related bonuses
  • We provide you with a lucrative employee participation program
  • You will receive a canteen allowance and we will offer you coffee, tea and water for free
  • To strengthen our team spirit, team events are held in addition to the annual employee meeting
  • We also ensure your financial stability after retirement - through the offer of a company pension plan
Location Berlin, Leverkusen, Mannheim or Münster (Germany)


knoell Germany GmbH
Human Resources
Konrad-Zuse-Ring 25
D-68163 Mannheim

Contact: Mrs. Nadja Seiler, phone +49 621 718858-136 and Mrs. Isabelle Kästel, phone +49 621 718858-256

If you are interested in this position, we are looking forward to receiving your application via our online-portal.

While applying for the job please refer to jobvector and use the following reference number: 2019-26/JV

About knoell Germany GmbH

Ob für die Registrierung von Agrochemikalien, Bioziden, Tierarzneimitteln oder Medizinprodukten - als führender Dienstleister in der Beratung der chemischen und pharmazeutischen Industrie setzen wir mit unseren über 580 Mitarbeitern weltweite Qualitätsstandards. Aufbauend auf unserer mehr als zwanzigjährigen Erfahrung und unserem stetigen Streben nach Optimierung haben unsere Experten durch...
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