Performs routine laboratory work from detailed laboratory procedures and documents results and data. May include basic equipment operation and troubleshooting, sample preparation and analysis, and other duties as assigned.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, but not limited to:
Preparing and analyzing samples in an efficient and organized manner, using approved methods and procedures.
Operating laboratory equipment and performing basic troubleshooting and maintenance.
Documenting and entering laboratory data into appropriate systems (e.g. LIMS, spreadsheet, notebook, etc.
Assists other laboratory personnel as needed.
Responsible for keeping applicable workspaces clean and safe.
Disposing of samples and chemicals.
Waste handling duties.
Attending company and departmental meetings.
Providing maintenance of stock reagents and lab supplies.
Completing required training activities within required timeframes.
Foster cooperation and teamwork among staff.
Following company policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Other duties as assigned.
Standard computer package.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience - High School Diploma; three to six months related experience and/or training preferred.
Physical Demands While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee is typically required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus).
Work Environment The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.
Language Skills Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Computer Skills Proficient use of Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office products especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint, and the ability to multi task between products.
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