Laboratory Technician

Job#: 1368650

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking for an entry level Natural Gas Lab Technician for an immediately available role primarily preforming GC (Gas Chromatography) testing. This position is with a growing company working within the Oil and Gas industry and will pay $25/hr.

4 nights
2 days off
3 days
2 days off
3 nights
2 days off
4 days
8 days off


  • Preparing solutions, cylinders and any other equipment needed to collect samples.
  • Collecting requested field samples according to recognized methods and SOPs
  • Log in samples upon return to lab
  • Perform physical and gas chromatography testing of samples
  • Running testing and analyze and record results
  • Provide a legible chain of custody and thorough notes related to sample details and testing results.
  • Maintaining and calibrating lab equipment and instruments.
  • Shifts for this position will be 6AM to 6PM and 6PM to 6AM. The candidate will work an alternating schedule, including weekends.



  • An Associate Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in a science field is preferred
  • Biology, Chemistry, Natural Sciences, Environmental Sciences or Physics
  • Non degreed candidates with relevant experience will also be considered
  • Should be mechanically inclined, a self-motivator, and eager to learn technical and industrial processes in the oil and gas industry.
  • Working both as a team member and independently
  • Ability to enter data accurately and maintain various logs
  • Willingness to work outdoors in possibly inclement conditions
  • Candidates MUST be flexible to working 12 hour shifts, 6am-6pm and 6pm-6am, as well as weekends









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

South Shore, KY, US

Job Type:
Scientific and Clinical

Date Posted:
August 28, 2023