Aerotek Lab Technician in Arvada, Colorado
Aerotek Scientific is actively recruiting for multiple Lab Technician opportunities for a lab in Arvada, CO. If you are interested and possess the minimum requirements for the position, we invite you to apply to be part of the team. The Lab Technician performs environmental analyses and/or preps samples using standard analytical techniques in compliance with Quality Assurance programs and standard operating procedures.
Adherence to health and safety guidelines as appropriate to job function
Perform routine lab tasks that provide experience and familiarization with methods, practices, and programs to include:
Preparation of samples using standard techniques
Performing chemical analysis using standard techniques
Recording and reporting data and any unusual test occurrences to supervisor
Performing routine maintenance of instruments
Conforming to lab QA/QC practices
Responsible for general housekeeping in work area
Ability to learn and operate complex instrumentation including, but not limited to, gas chromatography, gas chromatography/mass spectrometry, atomic absorption, ICP, and instrument specific data systems
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related field. 8 years laboratory experience may substitute for degree.
Prior laboratory experience a plus
Prior production-oriented experience helpful as it relates to ability to meet deadlines
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of scientific methods and method compliance
Knowledge of analytical and/or general science
Strong mathematical aptitude
Knowledge of general laboratory procedures
Knowledge of laboratory safety rules and chemical hazards
Please apply with an updated resume and two professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.