Posted 4 weeks ago

IEH Laboratories, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for a Environmental Laboratory Technician at its facility in Seattle, WA.

The ideal candidate should possess the following:

• An associate degree in scientific field (required); a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field (preferred)
• Ability to learn quickly and be punctual, respectful and honest, with a positive attitude
• Computer competency and working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
• Efficient communication, technical writing, collaboration, and data management skills
• Excellent attention the detail
• Good organizational and prioritization skills

Lab Technician duties include (but are not limited to):

• Sample preparation for analysis
• Performing multiple analytical methods using instrumentation
• Keeping up-to-date on training documentation with the Quality Manager
• Performing general laboratory cleaning of basic equipment, glassware, fume hoods, etc.
• Keeping work areas stocked and organized with essential supplies
• Assisting the Quality Manager with the calibration of equipment including balances, pipets, temperature control devices, etc.
• Aiding the Health & Safety Officer with facility inspections and the disposal of Organic Division wastes.

The pay range for this position is $20 – $22 hourly. This is a full-time position that is eligible for the following benefits after a brief waiting period: medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D insurance, long- and short-term disability insurance, 401(k), health and dependent care FSA plans, employee assistance program, 15 days of paid time off per year for sick leave and/or vacation, 3 days paid bereavement leave, and 6 paid holidays per year.

The laboratory operates weekends, so candidates must be willing to work some weekends.

In order to complete the application process, you may apply via our online portal:

After navigating to the URL listed above, you will be asked to complete optional self-identification surveys and submit your cover letter, resume and references in a combined, single PDF.

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