Chemistry Lab Technician in Santa Clarita, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

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Job Description

Well-known, reputable Nutraceutical Company is seeking a Chemistry Lab Technician II to join their dynamic team!


  • Provides technical support to Quality Control laboratory by sampling and near IR testing of incoming materials, performing QC tests and preparing solutions.
  • Coordinates and directs the efforts of other Chem Techs. 
  • Able to make limited decisions regarding the disposition of received materials.
  • Samples any or all materials tested by Quality Control laboratory.
  • Performs testing by near IR instruments.
  • Performs minor physical and analytical tests as assigned.
  • Prepares laboratory solutions.
  • Makes limited operational decisions regarding Sampling and related activities.
  • Reviews documentation for completeness prior to submitting to the supervisor or other laboratory personnel.
  • Refers non-conforming products to Quality Control Management for disposition.
  • Coordinates the activities of other Chem Techs for sampling operations.  Creates schedules and assures coverage for all areas.
  • Assures that all Sampling personnel adhere to strict GMP during all phases of sampling operations.
  • Performs other laboratory testing equivalent in skill and ability to a chemist.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Requires two years college with emphasis in chemistry or related sciences.
  • Must have one to three years related laboratory experience.
  • Computers skills are required.
  • Knowledge of system related MRP (material requirements planning) is preferred.
  • Use of calculator, balances and hand-held laboratory sampling tools.
  • Ability to read and write English.