Title: Lab Technician
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Duration: Contract-to-Direct, long-term
Pay rate: $14-16/hr
Participates in daily sample preparation and related work flow supporting metallurgists.
Performs mineral processing unit operations (screening, crushing, gravity concentration, etc.) as determined by project.
Maintains lab housekeeping, safety and quality requirements.
Would prefer 3-5 years hands-on experience in lab work related to mining and mineral processing operations (geological, mineralogical, metallurgical, chemical labs).
High school degree. Advanced degree a plus. Basic math and computer skills.
Experience with laboratory equipment - comminution, splitting, screening, pulverizing.
Provide an independent contribution in a team environment.
Ability to communicate effectively, both written and orally.
Strong interest in training on and learning new laboratory methods.
Willingness to work in an industrial environment.
May require work on a swing shift as required.
Laboratory experience with mineral processing equipment a plus.