Western Environmental Testing Laboratory (WETLAB) with locations in Sparks, Elko, and Las Vegas, Nevada is a full service, fun, and fast-paced client-oriented environmental testing laboratory. WETLAB sets itself apart from the usual environmental laboratory by providing superior customer service and we pride ourselves on developing lasting client relationships. WETLAB is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Laboratory Glassware Cleaner in our Sparks, NV facility. The position also encompasses some QA checks and waste handling. We ask that all potential candidates reply to this posting and include their resume. This is a full time position and any candidate must be available to work during the normal business week of Monday through Friday and must pass a drug test and background check.
Job Title: Dish Washer/Lab Support Technician
Reports to: Assistant Lab Manager and Lab Manager
This position is part of a flexible and dynamic WETLab team and provides support to the established laboratory groups. Candidates must be able to speak, read, and write in English, be able to stand for long periods of time, lift at least 50 pounds, and be able to work around water with repetitive motions. The ideal candidate will have great attention to detail and will be friendly, flexible, team-oriented, and able to multi-task.
Duties and Responsibilities (include but are not limited to)
Cleaning laboratory glassware according to SOP
Maintain QC checks for laboratory equipment such as balances, incubators, ovens, and pipettes
Neutralize and dispose of general laboratory waste
Perform and complete assigned tasks as needed on regular basis
Complete assigned duties as described by SOP
Pass internal quizzes
Acceptable recovery in quarterly blind QC (PE) samples
Keep a clean and orderly workspace
Follow Quality Assurance Plan
Follow Safety Program
Positive staff feedback
Previous work or education in chemistry, environmental science, microbiology, biology, or a related field is not required and we will happily train an enthusiastic candidate. This is an entry level position.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $15.00 per hour
Work Location: One location