Lab Technician

Job#: 2028687

Job Description:

Analytical Lab Technician  
Chemical lab technician in the Richmond R&D Analytical Department.  The Physical Properties testing group is seeking a 6-month temp-to-hire laboratory technician.   ~8:00AM – 4:30PM. Primary test responsibilities will include ICP-OES, viscosity, titrations and industry specific bench testing.       
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES 
  • Active participant in company safety culture including following current industry and government safety procedures and regulations.   
  • Perform safe-and-sound laboratory practices. 
  • Provide back-up support for a broad range of tests with an emphasis on maintaining our highest throughput tests.  
  • Demonstrate flexibility in a high throughput and dynamic work environment. 
  • Participate in company quality procedures and maintain up to date documentation in test areas.   
 
QUALIFICATIONS 
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE MINIMUMS:            
  • High school graduate, or equivalent combination of experience and education. 
  • 2+ years professional chemical laboratory experience.  
 
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE PREFERRED: 
  • 5+ years chemical laboratory experience in industry.  
  • Associate degree or bachelor’s degree in chemistry or related science.  
  • Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS). 
 
SKILLS/ABILITIES: 
  • Safe laboratory practices and procedures. 
  • Basic computer literacy (i.e., Microsoft Office, Word, Excel). 
  • Laboratory Information Systems (LIMS). 
  • Ability to perform standardized laboratory procedures with minimal supervision. 
  • Effectively manage multiple tasks and changing priorities to achieve completion within the agreed-on timeframe. 
  • Ability to cooperate effectively with fellow analysts, researchers, and stakeholders across clients organizational matrix to achieve business objectives.   
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate information clearly in an engaging and convincing manner. 
  • Critical thinking and problem solving along with knowing when to ask for help. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Employee Type:
Contract

Location:
Richmond, VA, US

Job Type:

Date Posted:
June 11, 2024