Environmental Lab Tech in San Jose, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job Description

All new grads with science backgrounds are encouraged to apply! (Chemistry, Biology, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Biochem, Molecular Biology, etc.)

Incumbents are responsible for performing standardized qualitative and quantitative physical, chemical and bacteriological analyses of environmental samples, industrial waste and related materials.

Typical Duties:

1. Prepares standard chemical solutions, titrants, reagents, stains and bacteriological media; clean and sterilize glassware, equipment and supplies.

2. Perform physical analyses, including pH, temperature, conductivity, turbidity, and other wet chemistry analyses.

3. Collect varied wastewater samples from specific locations.

4. May assist in sample collection programs for special or short-term projects.

5. Perform both difficult and routine chemical, and bacteriological analyses of water, wastewater, industrial wastes and related materials, following specific procedures.

6. Sets up, calibrates, performs maintenance, operates and performs chemical determinations utilizing a variety of laboratory equipment and instruments.

7. Compiles and records data for a variety of logs, reports and records, performing calculations as required.

8. Assists in ordering, receiving and maintaining an adequate supply of chemicals
and related equipment.

9. Maintains clean and organized work areas.


Shift - 1st

Pay - $20+ (depends on experience)

Location - San Jose

Apply to this job posting and email an updated word document resume and a paragraph/blurb about yourself for serious consideration to bbridell@apexlifesciences.com

EEO Employer

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