Lab Technician

Vtech Solution, Inc. Phoenix , AZ 85004

Posted 3 weeks ago

Lab Technician

Phoenix, AZ 85004 (Roosevelt & 7th Street)

Duration: 2 months Contract

Job Description:

Minimum qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in biochemistry, chemistry or related field AND two years lab experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved. Experience working in a biochemistry laboratory.

Essential duties:

  • Performs laboratory tests in order to produce reliable and precise data to support scientific investigations;
  • Performs skilled procedures, tests and analyses requiring the delicate manipulation and/or fine adjustments to equipment in response to activity of the sample or specimen being use
  • Operates and maintains laboratory and experimental equipment such as spectrophotometers, microplate readers, centrifuges, analytical balances, photometers, and clinical analyzers;
  • Performs repairs and makes arrangements for repairs to be performed; assists in the design and fabrication of research equipment.
  • Prepares solutions;
  • Modifies, adapts or varies standard procedures to meet the needs of the project and improves tests that are unsatisfactory.
  • Assists in judging the validity of data obtained from experimental procedures and recommends additional tests and/or modifications.
  • Compiles data on a computer and performing basic mathematical calculations in routine preliminary analyses.
  • Assists in the development of written operating procedures and performs quality control checks to ensure procedures are followed.
  • Organizing supplies, consumables or equipment and eensuring that the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced.
  • Following and ensuring strict safety procedures and safety checks. Maintaining detailed records of controlled substances; packaging waste material and arranging for disposal according to established procedures

Working environment:

  • Ability to clearly communicate verbally, read, write, see and hear to perform essential functions
  • Use of software (word and excel at minimum) and computer equipment (monitor, keyboard, mouse) for extended periods of time;
  • Use office equipment, i.e. printers, copiers, fax machines, telephones, calculator
  • Frequent bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 10 pounds
  • Regular activities require ability to quickly change priorities which may include and/or are subject to resolution of conflicts
  • Use basic math
  • Use critical thinking to make decisions and/or analyze and report data/results of tests conducted;
  • Clean glassware and other laboratory equipment or materials using appropriate standards. Keep laboratory area clean.

Please feel free to call me on 202.410.4099 (D) to discuss further. I look forward to working with you!

Best regards,

Niraj Janee

202 410-4099 (Direct)

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