Sample Prep Technician

Company: Aerotek ( Learn More )

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US-LA-New Orleans
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Job Description

Aerotek is looking for an entry level position in laboratory services where work is closely supervised and done in accordance with well-defined standards and procedures of an uncomplicated nature.


Analyze or prepare organic samples in an efficient and organized manner, using approved methodologies
*Prepare reagents
*Keep log books up-to-date
*Keep the laboratory clean and safe (knowledge of safety rules)
*Dispose of samples
*Waste handling duties to include: labeling containers, understanding storage time limits, proper satellite accumulation, ensure adequate space between waste containers, ensure all waste containers are closed and incompatible materials are stored separately, understand secondary containment and may include documenting weekly inspections
*Assist other laboratory personnel with analysis, data check and approval and handle simple calculations
*Attend and partake in company and divisional meetings
*Provide maintenance of stock reagents and lab supplies
*Work on special projects with supervision of chemist or manager
*Promotes cooperation and teamwork among staff


*High School diploma or equivalent
*Chemistry lab experience preferred
*Any lab experience (sample prep, dispatching, courier, etc.) is preferred but not required
*Candidates must be detail oriented

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.
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