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Ref No.: 18-05192
Location: Becker, Minnesota
Lab Technician
Becker, MN
12 Months

DESCRIPTION: Selected candidate will be working in a high throughput testing lab performing Wet Chemistry & Physical Testing on petroleum crude oils. High accuracy and attention to detail is required. The individual must be comfortable performing set routine tasks in an established time frame as well as working on independent projects requiring detailed reporting and observations. The individual filling this position should have good organizational and time management skills. Experience with hydrocarbon and oil testing preferred.

REQUIREMENTS: The candidate must be proficient in general laboratory techniques, be able to follow and comply with Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) and have experience in performing a variety of test methods utilizing both wet chemical and physical testing methods. The individual must be knowledgeable of SDSs. The individual should also have hands on experience with basic laboratory equipment such as balances, titration, filtration equipment. The individual should be comfortable working with flammable materials and must have an understanding of proper chemical handling, use, storage and disposal. The individual must be able to work independently and interact with team members on a regular basis both written and verbally. The individual should have the ability to interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. The individual must be proficient and comfortable working with a variety of software systems for instrument control and reporting of results and well as with Microsoft word, and Excel.

Educational Requirements: Minimum requirements for this position: a HSD/GED along with a minimum of 2 years of related laboratory experience.