Senior Laboratory Technician - Public Works (Pw.36028.8095)

Lake County IL Libertyville , IL 60092

Posted 5 months ago

Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides rewarding compensation and an excellent benefit package? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you.

Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Do you have a background in environmental testing and monitoring? If so, this position could very well be for you:

Position: Senior Laboratory Technician

Location: Libertyville, IL

Starting Salary: $24.58 - $28.33

Job Summary:
The general function of the position within the organization is to gather, review, and report data for Lake County's drinking water and wastewater systems. The position is responsible for performing various laboratory analyses, managing internal monitoring programs, being a direct point of contact for customers and assisting the Laboratory Supervisor with various projects.

Becoming a Senior Laboratory Technician would allow you to be involved with the laboratory's certification program, development of analytical methods, management of lab data using a LIMS system, review of lab data and use of an established QA/QC program and overseeing ongoing routine and special monitoring programs.

In order to be successful in this role you should have a Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, microbiology, or environmental science. Certification from the Illinois Department of Public Health is a plus.

The ability to operate analytical equipment such as Graphite/Flame AA, Ion Chromatograph, and ICPMS is desirable. Possession of a valid driver's license supplemented by a satisfactory driving record is required.

Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package with performance-based incentive plans. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County!

To learn more about the department you will be working for, visit Public Works. To learn more about other services Lake County provides and to see some of our employees in action, visit our website to view videos.

If you need assistance writing your resume, we have some tools to help you at our Human Resources website.

Any offer of employment is conditioned on the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam.

Lake County is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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Senior Laboratory Technician - Public Works (Pw.36028.8095)

Lake County IL