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Lab Technician in Mooresboro, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences has multiple openings for Lab Technicians for a growing client in Mooresboro, NC!  Please contact Cassie Miller or 216.378.0867 or Andy Reed at or 704.332.5443

Please note this position will have the potential to transition to a 12 hour rotating shift.


Laboratory Technician:


  • Prepare and analyze industrial waste raw materials for specific metals and organic/carbon content.
  • Prepare and analyze finished product samples for metals and carbon content.
  • Analyze high purity metal powders for impurity content.
  • Maintain Laboratory Standards and Quality Control Check standards.


  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or other related science with at least 12 course hours of Chemistry (inorganic/organic).  Some coursework in analytical chemistry a plus.
  • Hands on experience with analytical balances, manual pipettors, and volumetric glassware.  Ability to accurately measure weights and volumes with minimal errors.
  • Experience working safely with strong acids and hazardous chemicals in a controlled environment.
  • Ability to apply basis laboratory math and calculate simple dilutions. Understand both solid and liquid unit conversions.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods in the work environment.  Ability to lift/carry 30 pounds.
  • Basic computer skills with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Preferred Skills:

  • Work or college lab experience with ICP-optical emissions spectroscopy(ICP-OES), Flame Atomic Absorption(FAA), or ICP-Mass Spectroscopy.  Prefer applicants with some basic maintenance, or daily upkeep experience.  Perkin-Elmer or Agilent systems preferred.
  • Experience with Mettler-Toledo automated titration systems, or similar auto-titration systems.  Experience in operation and maintenance/upkeep preferred.
  • Experience with one or more of the following TGA, Carbon analysis by Thermal IR, and Chloride/Fluoride titration.
  • Ability to work independently and apply critical thinking to issues in the laboratory.
  • Experience in receiving samples, managing a sample list, and/or data entry a definite bonus.  LIMS familiarity also a major plus.


  • 0.5-3 years of work experience in a production/process laboratory environment.


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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.