Lab Technician

Job description

Job Description

Handling and Running lab tests
Duties may include: sample reception, sample identification, sample preparation, sample dilutions, setting up analytical batches and analysis, batch Quality Control.
Previous medical/lab or production experience is preferred
Comfortability with handling biological specimens
Ability to accurately identify specimens
Ensure samples are logged accurately and in a quick manner.
Ensure samples are cataloged and stored in an efficient and easily retrievable manner.
Assists laboratory personnel in locating and retrieving of samples and also responsible for sample disposal or returning samples to clients.
Calibration and set up of laboratory equipment prior to analysis.
Maintain and record equipment calibrations.
Preparation of standards and reagents.
Interpreting and evaluating results.
Monitor Equipment maintenance & laboratory supplies.
Follow all company health, safety and environmental policies.
Maintains a clean working environment.
Follow all Quality system protocols, report discrepancies to the Supervisor.
May be asked to work in other areas of the Environmental Services laboratory sections.

Qualifications

A minimum of a high school diploma (or equivalent) is required.
A post-secondary education (degree and/or diploma) in a Science related program (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Environmental Science) is a strong asset.
Good hand/eye coordination when handling samples & lab equipment
Must be comfortable with numerals in order to monitor data on a computer screen.
High level of attention to detail with the ability to prioritize and multitask
Must be able to read, understand and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner.
Able to work well under pressure during high (peak) workloads and balancing conflicting demands of high volume versus the quality of results.
Candidates must be proficient in using various types of computer software (Word, Excel. PowerPoint & Outlook).
Proven ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly professional environment.
Candidates must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills including grammar and composition.
Ability to work well with others & independently.
Ability to work in a fast paced production environment and meet established turn-around times
Computer knowledge and data entry skills
Proven time management skills and a strong attention to detail.
Ensures full compliance with the company’s Health & Safety, Code of Integrity, and Professional Conduct policies.
Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time
Must pass a standardized color blindness test
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Location: Arlington, Texas


Pay Rate: 16.00 - 21.00


Shift(s):
Monday - Friday
8:00 am- 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Responsibilities:
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Experience/Qualifications:
A minimum of a high school diploma (or equivalent) is required.
A post-secondary education (degree and/or diploma) in a Science related program (Chemistry, Biochemistry, Environmental Science) is a strong asset.
Good hand/eye coordination when handling samples & lab equipment
Must be comfortable with numerals in order to monitor data on a computer screen.
High level of attention to detail with the ability to prioritize and multitask
Must be able to read, understand and follow work instructions in a safe, accurate and timely manner.
Able to work well under pressure during high (peak) workloads and balancing conflicting demands of high volume versus the quality of results.
Candidates must be proficient in using various types of computer software (Word, Excel. PowerPoint & Outlook).
Proven ability to manage and coordinate multiple projects in a fast-paced, highly professional environment.
Candidates must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills including grammar and composition.
Ability to work well with others & independently.
Ability to work in a fast paced production environment and meet established turn-around times
Computer knowledge and data entry skills
Proven time management skills and a strong attention to detail.
Ensures full compliance with the company’s Health & Safety, Code of Integrity, and Professional Conduct policies.
Ability to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time
Must pass a standardized color blindness test


Job Category: Non-Construction

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: United States, Texas, Dallas

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