Lab Technician- Smoke Lab in Wilson, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Wilson, NC
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/1/2018
  • Job ID:
    818511

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences ins looking for a Lab Technician for a long term contract  to hire position in Wilson, NC.

Position description:  This position will work within in the smoke analysis laboratory.  The applicant must have demonstrated performance in operating analytical equipment with significant attention to detail. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Contribute to the safe operation of the laboratory, assure that safety procedures are adhered to
  • Perform all tasks necessary to prepare cigarette samples for testing
  • Test, calibrate, adjust, and clean smoking machines
  • Operate automated smoking machine
  • Prepare cigarette smoke samples for subsequent analysis
  • Operate all analytical instrumentation
  • Collect and analysis data
  • Proof and check data for accuracy and completeness
  • Perform miscellaneous chores associated with analyses (cleaning apparatus and preparation of reagents)
  • Help ensure procedures are compliant with ISO 17025 and policies 
  • Recommend improvements to existing processes or methods
  • Assist in troubleshooting equipment as needed
  • Perform routine adjustments and maintenance and to equipment and instrumentation.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a laboratory environment
  • Knowledge of ISO 17025
  • Must have solid interpersonal skills
  • Experience recording data, following direction, protocols, and quantitative analysis.
  • The ability to work independently
  • Must be flexible to work weekends as required

*Must be comfortable working in a smoke analysis laboratory* 

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 employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

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 employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.