Associate Toxicologist in Reproductive Toxicology & Epidemiology at California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment

Posted 6/30/2021

OEHHA is hiring an Associate Toxicologist with research experience investigating the ability of chemicals or other agents to cause reproductive or developmental toxicity, and/or experience conducting risk assessments of reproductive and developmental hazards. This is a great opportunity to start your career with the State of California.

The Associate Toxicologist will be a member of a team responsible for providing technical support for listing chemicals as causing reproductive toxicity under Proposition 65, developing guidelines for assessing risks of exposure to chemicals that cause reproductive toxicity, and conducting dose-response and exposure assessments. Please see the complete job announcement for working in either our Sacramento or Oakland office, with links to the full duty statement.

Applicants should possess a Doctoral degree in Toxicology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology or a closely related specialty; or a Master's degree in one of these fields plus three years of experience designing, managing, and interpreting toxicological studies; or certification as a DABT.

Important: In order to be eligible for this position, you MUST have successfully passed an examination for the Associate Toxicologist classification and been placed on an employment eligibility list. To establish your eligibility, see the examination bulletin at

Annual salary: $72,600 - $99,108.

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Last Updated 09/16/2021