Lab Tech in Savannah, GA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  971132


A well-established leader in Environmental testing is currently seeking an Laboratory Assistant to join their dynamic team. Those that enjoyed there High-school Chemistry class are encouraged to apply!



•This is a 1st shift position



This is a full time position with benefits AND paychecks every Friday morning!
 
Job Summary
  • The Lab Assistant, uses general laboratory methods, techniques, equipment, and instrumentation in compliance with our client’s SOP’s.
  • Assurance programs and SOP’s, supports laboratory operations through general maintenance of laboratory and supply storage areas, equipment, instruments, and supplies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Retrieves samples from Sample Control for analysis.
  • Performs sample preparation which may include, but is not limited to, a combination of the following methods:
    • Aliquot samples
    • Spike and trace samples
    • Prepare reagents
    • Bottle samples
    • Prepare concentrations
    • Separation
    • Sonication
    • Liquid rack set up
  • Resolves discrepancies and anomalies to ensure samples are properly labeled.
  • Prepares general laboratory paperwork such as recording analysis results, tracking samples, bench sheets, and laboratory logbooks.
  • Washes laboratory glassware to prepare for next day’s samples.

 
Secondary Duties
  • Stocks laboratory supplies.
  • Cleans work area(s) to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Assists other laboratory areas as needed.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • High school Chemistry coursework, basic laboratory experience
  • General knowledge of chemistry and/or general science
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Production work

Lifting and Carrying:
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds, carrying up to 20 pounds
  • Pushing and pulling sample carts weighing up to 100 pounds
  • Standing (85% of time), walking (10% of time), and standing (5% of time).
  • These percentages may vary significantly depending upon duties being performed.
  • Stooping, kneeling, crouching, and reaching when retrieving samples, getting supplies, and performing analyses

 



•For immediate consideration, please send your resume to ccipriani@apexsystems.com



 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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