Lab Technician 1 in Azusa, CA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 5/9/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Azusa, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/9/2021

Job Description

Job Summary:
Responsible for performing routine tasks and analyses on hazardous waste samples in accordance with company and regulatory requirements.  May perform specialized analysis under the direction of a Chemist to support applied quality assurance and control procedures. Maintains the laboratory as directed for compliance with company hygiene plans.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Conduct all login procedures, both manual and electronic, of samples delivered to the laboratory, ensures proper labeling and paperwork.
  • Sub-sample a variety of waste materials, process and product samples and follows proper analytical methods required for compliance in accordance with established guidelines and training.
  • Conduct sample analysis on sub-samples per methods and procedures established by training and knowledge of analysis plans.  Conducts QA/QC sample analysis and calibrations.
  • Ensure proper written and electronic documentation of all test results including QA/QC and audits sample documents prior to approval and completeness of summarizing data.  Notifies appropriate supervision or staff member of completed analysis.
  • Prepare reagent solutions, standards and other laboratory solutions as directed by supervisor or lead technician per guidance and training.
  • Maintenance of analytical equipment and documents in accordance with quality assurance and control compliance.  
  • Gather appropriate paperwork for management approvals and notifies staff of any incomplete sections needing attention.  Assists in compiling and reporting of analysis date including QA/QC data for review by staff.  
  • Perform periodic audits of analytical logs to ensure regulatory compliance for completeness and accuracy.   



Job Requirements

Education/Experience:
  • High School diploma or General Educational Development (GED) required

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related science discipline preferred
  • Prior laboratory work experience preferred


 
Certification/Licenses:
  • 24-Hour HAZWOPER training


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.