Lab Analyst-Metals in Ormond Beach, FL at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

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Job Description

Great Opportunity to join a growing team!  Ideal candidate will have experience running analysis with ICP.  Multiple openings on various shifts.


Please contact Tyler Booth for additional information at or 704.332.5443 


  • Preparing and/or analyzing environmental samples based on published methods and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Able to work more independently than Laboratory Analyst I
  • Following quality control procedures as outlined in documented procedures
  • Preparing standards and reagents
  • Evaluating and performing calibrations
  • Documenting all lab activities in applicable logbooks and databases (e.g. sample prep, sample analysis, standard and reagent prep, instrument maintenance, etc.)
  • Entering data into Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) as applicable
  • Performing routine maintenance of equipment and instrumentation, including troubleshooting
  • Responsible for keeping applicable work-spaces clean and safe
  • Disposing of samples and by-products per required procedures
  • Handling of waste products per required procedures
  • Reviewing data from other analysts, if applicable, and recognizing discrepancies in data
  • Attending required company and department meetings
  • Completing required training activities within require time frames
  • Contributing to method development as needed
  • Assisting with training of other analysts
  • Assisting with review and preparation of SOPs and training documents
  • Promoting cooperation and teamwork among staff
  • Following policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Other duties as assigned


  • MUST have ICP experience.
  • BA/BS in chemistry plus 2 or more years related experience in ICP; or 6 years of related laboratory experience with no degree
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to communicate effectively at a highly technical level both verbally and in writing

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