Lab Technician

Location: Barrington, Illinois
Posted On: 5/3/2017
Job Code: 5367_lab_IL
Job Description
• Conducts chemical and physical lab analyses to determine the composition and properties of foods and beverages, raw materials or ingredients, and packaging materials for research or quality assurance programs.
• Assists in the processing of samples to a condition ready for analysis.
• Records and reports data in LIMS system.
• Conduct laboratory physical and wet chemistry analyses, calculate and report the assay results.
• Must be thorough with the methods and techniques, and produce accurate and timely analytical results.
• Process submitted samples into forms ready for analysis, such as grinding solid samples to a homogeneous mixture.
• Responsible for general support activities in a testing laboratory, including sample receipt, small equipment maintenance and calibration (balance weight checks, spectrophotometer checks) and various administrative support duties.
• Will assist in routine sweeps of the lab to ensure compliance with safety regulations and organize and purge all samples on a routine basis.
Category:Non-IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Requirements/ Job Skills & Years of Experience for Each:
• B.S. in Chemistry or related field with 0 - 4 years of lab experience.

Preferred Skills (nice to have): Physical Requirements:
• Able to stand for several hours when working in lab.

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Contact Details
Sruti Silla