ALS USA Inc./ALS Canada Ltd

Laboratory Assistant

US-NV-Reno
1 month ago
Job ID
2017-4698
# Positions
2
Category
Laboratory

Overview

ALS provides a broad range of testing and analytical services to a wide variety of end markets and industries around the globe. We continue to remain at the forefront of the testing services industry, building an enviable reputation.

Responsibilities

  • Use Webview to track samples and make sample batch;
  • Operate under supervision and perform basic maintenance on AA, ICP with autosampler and/or fire assay gravimetric and microwave digestion instruments;
  • Prepare sample dilutions, instrument operating solutions and calibration standards where applicable;
  • Ensure all prepared and available samples are accounted for in the lab;
  • Prioritize workloads according to daily stats and turnaround commitments;
  • Maintain and organize inventory of calibration standards, production logs and equipment records;
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment by following all safety requirements within the Safety Manual and communicate all safety concerns to the Supervisor or Manager;
  • Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures;
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor or Manager.

Qualifications

  • Grade 12 education or equivalent required with Chemistry preferred;
  • Minimum of 1 year laboratory work experience in analytical chemistry, instrumentation or a related field preferred.

 

Physical Demands:

 

  • Ability to stand and/or sit for up to 7.5 hours per day;
  • Manual dexterity to perform repetitive tasks;
  • Ability to lift up to 5 litre containers (10 lbs). 

 

We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALS but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

"ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving and maintaining a workforce which reflects and affirms the diversity of our society"

 

 

ALS is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. 

EOE AA Minority, Female, Veteran, Individuals with Disabilities 

 

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