Actalent Lab Technician in Ames, Iowa
Lab Technician is responsible for performing soil processing and measurements. Pipette and transfer soil samples Operate Industrial-level equipment designed for blending soil and water Perform soil analysis techniques including (but not limited to) extractions and pH measurements Data entry of soil and/or measurement information Maintain and clean various equipment, work areas and work stations Strict adherence and compliance to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Strict adherence and compliance with laboratory safety requirements Homogenize and subsample soil Perform daily and weekly maintenance on equipment to prevent major failures, as needed Perform other related duties as assigned
ICP, Chemsitry, biochemistry, soil science, analytical chemistry, colorimeter, chemical reagents, organic chemistry, biology
Top Skills Details:
ICP,Chemsitry,biochemistry,soil science,analytical chemistry,colorimeter,chemical reagents,organic chemistry,biology
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
A degree is not required but candidates should have SOME lab experience and know how to pipette Typical candidates we have hired in the past have their AA or BA in Life Sciences, pipetting, basic understanding of science (cross contamination, precision Nice to haves: -Experience with Lab Automation and LIMS -BS in Chem or Biochem (preferred)
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