Under limited supervision, performs hydrological and/or chemical laboratory tasks of some complexity and variety. Provides advanced technical support in one or more areas of science or technology.
Duties and Responsibilities
Performs or assists more experienced staff in performing complex laboratory assignments.
Performs sample preparation/extraction data collection and analysis of test samples according to established procedures.
Operates standard experimental testing equipment of moderate complexity and performs routine equipment maintenance. Adheres to QA/QC requirements in the performance of job duties.
Maintains inventory in warehouse. Receives packages and keeps accurate counts on equipment and consumable items.
Cleans and maintains equipment to be used in testing.
Observes experiments, records experimental data and prepares reports. Files completed laboratory reports.
Provides oral and written reports to the supervisor.
Performs computer data entry and record management activities.
Complies with security procedures in the performance of duties.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent and 3+ years related experience in a scientific or engineering area. Associates degree preferred.
Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Good communication skills.
Considerable knowledge of laboratory and experimental procedures and ability to apply this knowledge in performing assigned laboratory tasks.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Must be able to climb ladders and navigate on raised platforms.
Must be able to qualify to use a respirator
Must be able to work rotating shifts on a periodic basis as needed.
Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
U.S. Citizenship Required
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