Lab Technician I - Organic Prep in Fife, WA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/12/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Fife, WA
  • Job Type:
    Research, Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences has an immediate contract opening for a Laboratory Technician I, using general laboratory methods, techniques,equipment, and instrumentation in compliance with Our Client’s Quality Assurance programs and SOP’s, supports laboratory operations through general maintenance of laboratory and supply storage areas, equipment, instruments, and supplies. 

Primary Duties

1.     Retrieves samples from Sample Control for analysis.

2.     Performs sample preparation which may include, but is not limited to, a combination of the following methods:

  • Aliquot samples
  • Spike and trace samples
  • Prepare reagents
  • Bottle samples
  • Prepare concentrations
  • Separation
  • Sonication
  • Liquid rack set up

3.     Resolves discrepancies and anomalies to ensure samples are properly labeled.

4.     Prepares general laboratory paperwork such as recording analysis results, tracking samples, bench sheets, and laboratory logbooks.

5.     Washes laboratory glassware to prepare for next day’s samples.

Secondary Duties

  • Stocks laboratory supplies.
  • Cleans work area(s) to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Assists other laboratory areas as needed.

High school diploma or BS in Chemistry or related field of study

• Office practices and equipment
• Computers, word processing software and database software
• Laboratory and testing procedures
• General mathematics
• Basic composition, spelling, grammar, punctuation

• Communicate orally and in writing
• Organize work and pay attention to detail

Contact: Daniel |

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