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Laboratory Technician I

Eurofins USA Environment Testing
Burlington, VT
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins laboratories work with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

The Eurofins network of companies is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organization services. It is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organizations. It also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialized and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 58,000 staff across a decentralized and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 54 countries.

Eurofins companies offer a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2021, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 6.72 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Eurofins Test America is searching for a Laboratory Technician I in Burlington, VT.

The Laboratory Technician I uses general laboratory methods, techniques, equipment, and instrumentation in compliance with Eurofins TestAmerica's Quality Assurance programs and SOP's, supports laboratory operations through general maintenance of laboratory and supply storage areas, equipment, instruments, and supplies.

The Laboratory Technician I responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Retrieves samples from Sample Control for analysis.
  • Performs sample preparation which may include, but is not limited to, a combination of the following methods:
    • Aliquot samples
    • Spike and trace samples
    • Prepare reagents
    • Bottle samples
    • Prepare concentrations
    • Separation
    • Sonication
    • Liquid rack set up
  • Resolves discrepancies and anomalies to ensure samples are properly labeled.
  • Prepares general laboratory paperwork such as recording analysis results, tracking samples, bench sheets, and laboratory logbooks.
  • Washes laboratory glassware to prepare for next day’s samples.
  • Stocks laboratory supplies.
  • Cleans work area(s) to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Assists other laboratory areas as needed.

The ideal candidate would possess:

  • General knowledge of chemistry and/or general science
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Production work
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Quick learner
  • Work independently
  • Work with time contstraints 
Qualifications

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education:
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience:
    • High school chemistry coursework
    • Basic laboratory experience

Position is full-time, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., with overtime as needed.  Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Burlington, VT are encouraged to apply.



Additional Information

As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work.  We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays, paid time off, and dental and vision options.

To learn more about Eurofins, please explore our website www.eurofinsus.com.

In a fast growing group, successful leaders are frequently being offered increased areas of responsibility (subject to geographic mobility).

Eurofins offers international opportunities to strong performers.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Eurofins Environment Testing Businesses in US are routinely engaged in Federal Contracts. Federal Government vaccination mandates may apply to staff working in these businesses. Successful applicants will be required to confirm vaccination status or demonstrate eligibility for medical or religious exemptions prior to commencing employment

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.
 
Eurofins Environment Testing Businesses in the US are routinely engaged in Federal Contracts. Federal Government vaccination mandates may apply to staff working in these businesses. Successful applicants may be required to confirm vaccination status or demonstrate eligibility for medical or religious exemptions prior to commencing employment.  In addition, certain positions require travel for which vaccination is required in accordance with Eurofins policy.

Eurofins USA Environment Testing

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Burlington, VT
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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