Laboratory Technician (Toxicology)

Employer
Montrose Environmental Group, Inc.
Location
Henrico County, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Enthalpy Analytical, a subsidiary of Montrose Environmental Group, is seeking a Laboratory Technician for our tobacco, cigarettes, and e-cigarette testing laboratory located in Richmond, VA. Laboratory Technicians are responsible for performing tasks required to meet the expectations of our clients, in addition to efficiently and profitably generating defensible data in a timely manner. These tasks will be performed under the direction of a Group Leader. Preparation of samples for analysisPreparation of reagents for lab use and/or shipmentSample extractionsDetermining the volume of samplesCleaning of laboratory glasswareMaintaining clean laboratory areasMaintaining organized records of sample preparation and analysis Overhead projects designed to improve efficiency of, or accuracy of analysesAssisting the Group Leaders and analysts in acquiring and inventorying consumables, chemicals, and parts for instrumentationComply with Enthalpy's Quality Assurance Program and other policiesComply with Enthalpy's Health and Safety PlanOther duties as assigned by the Group Leader or Lab Director Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Environmental Science, or related field preferred Lab experience allows direct advancement to Tech II (academic lab counts) Preferred Skills: Prior Laboratory experience preferred but not required as this is an entry level positionKnowledge of analytical method, analytical instruments, general lab practices and lab safetyAbility to work independently and in a teamGood organizational skills and strong communication skills