Lab Technician - Pasadena

Job Title: Lab Technician - Pasadena
Contract Type: Contract
Location: La Porte, United States
Salary: USD19 - USD22 per hour
Start Date: 2018-05-08
Reference: 79575
Contact Name: Alejandro Jannaut
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2018 15:43

Job Description

Job profiles, (contract) Analytical labs Bayport



Lab technician (BARQ) – Customer support (production, R&D, technical service, R&T)

Contract – long term, open-ended



  • Shift:  12-hour shifts working 6:00 – 6:00 rotating days and nights (DuPont schedule)
  • Training period:  two – three weeks on days until ready for shift

Key Focus
  • Carry out assigned analytical techniques and/or performance tests on catalysts and related samples
  • Track control sample data for quality assurance purposes.
  • Document data and make it accessible to customers

  • Analytical/ Performance evaluation procedures are executed according to the SOP to guarantee consistency in own work
  • Assigned work is scheduled according to priority (as communicated) to maximize efficiency
  • Routine maintenance and calibration of instruments are done proactively in a timely fashion to ensure minimal downtime
  • Housekeeping of the lab is exemplary and work is carried out safely
  • Adhere to all safety, legal, and corporate policies
  • Proactively escalate identified issues in safety, data quality, execution of methods by the team to appropriate partners and/or group leadership

  • Perform safely the assigned tests, including sample preparation where applicable.
  • Perform the administrative tasks associated with the analysis.
  • Perform routine maintenance of instruments.
  • Participate in general good housekeeping of the lab.
  • Actively participate in the safety program of the site and R&D
  • Record the results in a database, if data transfer is not automated.
  • Perform specific general tasks in the lab as assigned.
  • Basic data validation

Key Characteristics
  • Conscientious – care about the quality of results
  • Self Motivated – able to work independently
  • Energetic
 Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or Biology