Laboratory Technician

Large tobacco manufacturer is seeking Laboratory Technicians to assist in the analysis of products and in-depth product testing. This is a year-long contract position that may extend past end date. Excellent hourly rate and benefits offered. Qualified candidates will be contacted for immediate interview.

Description/Job Duties:

  • Analysis of tobacco and other non-tobacco products
  • Weighing samples
  • Aliquot samples using pipettes
  • Perform sample preparation, loading and starting batches on instruments
  • Data processing and reporting of findings
  • Responsible for recording daily activities in MS Word or paper notebooks
  • Expected to work independently on tasks and report results to team leader

Mandatory Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science or related field
  • Knowledge of analytical chemistry
  • Experience with sample preparation and extraction techniques
  • Quantitative analysis of target compounds in complex matrices
  • Working knowledge of chemical separation & identification techniques
  • Proficient in technical writing, documentation, and communication skills