The Lab Technician I is responsible for conducting chemical, physical, and microbiological laboratory tests of solids
and liquids for purposes such as quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving
experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and sciences following laboratory quality system.
Work is performed individually and in a team environment.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
The physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. A detailed Physical Demands Analysis is available in Human Resources and a copy will be provided to all incumbents in this position.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk and/or stand for eight hours a day. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 49 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Environmental conditions necessitate following strict safety guidelines and use of Personal Protective Equipment.
While performing the duties of this job, the work is performed indoors in a climate controlled environment, with daily outdoor trips between buildings and for taking water samples required.
The above information on this job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.