Lab Tech in Stafford, TX at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Stafford, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Lab Tech for a major chemical company in Stafford, TX!

  • Safely provide lab support, primarily in Analytical lab.
  • Perform various types of sample preparation (precise dilutions, extraction, filtration etc.) for Gas Chromatography (GC), High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC).
  • Provide precise analyses by GC, HPLC, GPC in conformance with established methods.
  • Help with report writing.
  • Analyze consistent application of standardized QA/QC protocols involving laboratory preparations and instrument operations, data recording, reagents and calibration standard validation, etc.
  • Provide basic preventative maintenance and troubleshooting on GC, HPLC and GPC instruments. Experience with changing GC and LC columns is a must.
  • Perform general lab responsibilities such as waste handling and housekeeping.

Technical skills:

  • At least 2 years of hands-on experience in Analytical Techniques with demonstrated ability to utilize Gas and Liquid chromatography. Experience with FID and MS detectors is a plus.
  • Safety-first mindset and familiarity with hazards in an analytical lab including safe handling of hazardous material.
  • Proficient in sample preparation and basic wet chemistry.
  • Experience with Excel is a must. Familiarity with Open Lab software is a plus.

Soft skills:

  • Work independently and efficiently.
  • Good prioritization and multi-tasking skills paying close attention to safety and details.
  • Having a team-player mentality is a must. Should be able to work collaboratively with lead Chemists and other lab personnel.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.