Lab Technician I in Southfield, MI at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/15/2018
  • Job ID:
    858735

Job Description


Lab Tech in Southfield, MI!

Pay Rate: $18.00/hour

1-year contract

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 4 PM * Overtime will be available at times. * Looking for candidates interested in being part of a fast paced, dynamic lab environment.

This position has the primary responsibility of supporting the development of solutions for the Coatings Industry. The position is working in a chemistry lab. Duties include, but are not limited to, mixing chemicals, testing samples, and documentation. 

- Must have a strong sense of work ethic and self-motivation. 
- Must operate with a high sense of urgency. 
- Must be able to work comfortably in a team environment and also effectively on individual efforts. 
- Must have basic computer skills and be comfortable with email, MS Word and MS Excel. 
- Must have the highest standards of integrity, accuracy and attention to detail. 
- Must be flexible and capable of adapting to priority changes on a daily basis. 
- Must possess good oral and written communication skills. 


SKILLS: 
- Experience in laboratory activity - performance experiments and familiarity with basic chemical mixing is required 
- Experience in vendor management - ordering materials, cataloging materials is a plus 
- Experience in technical documentation desired 
- Basic knowledge of chemical instrumentation required 
- Basic knowledge of chemical compatibility required 
- Basic knowledge of chemical handling and chemical storage required 
- College level (Junior level) understanding of chemistry, physics and engineering required 
- Detailed oriented and with high sensitivity to timeline is a must 
- Proactive in task management and ability to address/take care of basic laboratory facilitation 

EDUCATION: 
A high School diploma is required with 6 years practical laboratory experience, an Associate's degree with 2 years practical laboratory experience, or a Bachelor's degree in a scientific field. Company recognizes Institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

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