Senior Lab Technician
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Senior Lab Technician
Ref No.: 18-00756
Location: East Hanover, New Jersey
Sets up, operates and maintains laboratory instruments, monitors experiments, makes observations, calculates and records results, and often develops conclusions. Individual is familiar with basic scientific principles and has had some laboratory experience. Can follow written direction and maintain a laboratory notebook. Has good communication skills and is computer literate. Conduct lab assays and run instrumentation. Will often train/lead less experienced lab technicians. Maintain equipment and troubleshoot problems. A degree preferred but not required, GMP, GLP, FDA, RCRA, and OSHA knowledge helpful.

Required main skills per the manager:

• detail oriented (can observe what's going on during experiments and report back information; weigh accurately)
• flexible (can work on multiple projects in a day/week)
• able to travel to the pilot plant and arrive early
• motivated (if they have finished their work, they ask others what else needs to be done)
• comfortable in a lab and pilot plant environment
• organized (able to keep data and files straight for the different projects)