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Laboratory Technician
  • Job ID #: 38349
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Education Required: Associates Degree
  • Experience Required: 2 - 3 Years
  • Location: US-NV-Fernley
  • Functional Area: Plant/Processing
  • Relocation Provided:

Position Description:

Are you looking to join a team that rewards and promotes top performers? Would you enjoy working for a reputable, environmentally- conscious company? If so, join Stericycle, where team members can grow/develop their skills and are encouraged to be innovative. Understanding that our full-time team members work hard, you will be rewarded with competitive pay, paid time off and paid holidays, great work-life balance, medical, dental and vision coverage, company-paid life Insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401(k) with company match, and much more! At Stericycle, our company culture is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, commitment, and partnership. Be our newest team member!

This position will perform various support activities in the Laboratory in accordance with all applicable regulations and Environmental Solutions policies, practices, and procedures. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Conducts tests for which qualified which may include heat of combustion, % halogen, moisture, pH specific gravity, flash point, fuel compatibility, % acide, oxidizer spot, etc. • Complete technical review and sign off of all inbound waste shipping documents including manifests, bill of lading,LDR’s, etc. • Standarizes claibrates and cleans all assigned analytical equipment. • Prepares and maintains all applicable documentation including instrument calibration and maintenance logs, and daily production log. • Logs in lab samples as necessary. • Performs quality control testing on all assigned test methods. • Performs standard preventative maintenance on assigned lab instruments. • Performs periodic lab waste disposal as assigned. • Generates and prints appropriate documents via waste mangement software (WMS/PREVIEW) • Oversees sample collection and waste received data. • Collects samples according to permit requirements. • Assists with entering into waste management software (WMS/Preview) all quantities and volumes received (as noted on the shipping document) • Assists with QA/QC analytical screening parameters as dictated by our NYSDEC Part 373 permit. • Enters analytical results into waste management software (WMS/Preview). • Verifies quantities & storages locations of all waste received. • Generates and maintains reports such as waste inverntories as required by permits. • Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:
• 2 – 4 years experience in lab environment • 40 hour OSHA Training with 8 hour refresher course • Associate’s degree in related field • Must have a working knowledge of standard laboratory procedures and the ability to learn the procedures and polices of this company. • Working knowledge of waste management rules, regulations, etc • Knowledge of all EPA and state requirements for laboratory testing. • Working knowledge of hazardous waste processing and regulations.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.