The Laboratory Technician I, using general laboratory methods, techniques, equipment, and instrumentation in compliance with Eurofins Quality Assurance programs and SOP's, supports laboratory operations through general maintenance of laboratory and supply storage areas, equipment, instruments, and supplies.
Laboratory Technician I responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Retrieves samples from Sample Control for analysis.
Performs sample preparation which may include, but is not limited to, a combination of the following methods:o Aliquot samples
o Spike and trace samples
o Prepare reagents
o Bottle samples
o Prepare concentrations
o Liquid rack set up
Resolves discrepancies and anomalies to ensure samples are properly
Prepares general laboratory paperwork such as recording analysis results,
tracking samples, bench sheets, and laboratory logbooks.
Washes laboratory glassware to prepare for next day's samples.
Stocks laboratory supplies.
Cleans work area(s) to maintain a safe working environment.
Assists other laboratory areas as needed.
The ideal candidate would possess:
General knowledge of chemistry and/or general science
Basic mathematical skills
Strong problem solving skills
Ability to learn quickly and multi-task
Work within time constraints
Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies