The person we're looking for is independent, motivated and has the ability to stay organized while running simultaneous projects and procedures. You like being part of a fast-paced lab environment, and you can always be counted on to exercise sound judgment. You've got strong communication and organizational skills, and work best when you can collaborate with different departments to achieve a common goal. Your desire to learn and grow keeps you on the cutting edge of technical and laboratory practices.
Day in the Life
After booting up your computer and grabbing your favorite morning beverage, you can expect to:
Meet with the lab manager to identify key projects for the day
Collect and analyze samples of waste streams from our customers
Determine if waste meets facility acceptance thresholds
Identify the proper method of isolation or neutralization of customer waste, and provide those details to operations
Test treated waste to verify it's ready to move into the facility
Develop formulas and work on process improvement in the lab
Prepare and record data for review
Maintain a clean and safe lab environment
Manage inventory and supplies
Provide technical assistance to other departments as needed
What you need to apply
Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry (or related field)
2-5 year's laboratory experience
Sound understanding of basic mathematics and chemistry equations
Strong computer skills
US Ecology helps our customers keep the environment clean by doing the hard but rewarding work of safely disposing of hazardous and regulated waste. In short, we work to provide a sustainable future for our children and their grandchildren.
For your hard work
Opportunity for professional growth
Employer paid certifications and training
Paid Time Off & Holidays
Find out more at usecology.com
US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
US Ecology, Inc.