Pace Analytical Services, LLC Lab Analyst II - Volatile Analysis in Beaver, West Virginia
Pace Analytical Services, LLC., a leading environmental laboratory, has an immediate opening for a Full Time Laboratory Analyst II in our Volatile Analysis Department in Beaver, WV.SummaryPerforms sample preparation and/or analysis per published methods and Standard Operating Procedures.Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, but not limited to:* Preparing and/or analyzing samples based on published methods and Standard Operating Procedures. Able to work more independently than Laboratory Analyst I.* Following documented procedures.* Preparing standards and reagents as applicable.* Evaluating and performing calibrations.* Documenting all lab activities in applicable logbooks and databases (e.g. sample prep, sample analysis, standard and reagent prep, instrument maintenance, etc.).* Entering data into LIMS or other databases as applicable.* Performing routine maintenance of equipment and instrumentation, including basic troubleshooting.* Responsible for keeping applicable workspaces clean and safe.* Disposing of samples, by-products and waste products per required procedures.* Reviewing data from other analysts, if applicable, and recognizing discrepancies in data.* Attending required company and department meetings.* Completing required training activities within required timeframes.* Contributing to development activities as needed.* Assisting with training of other analysts.* Assisting with review and preparation of SOPs and training documents.* Foster cooperation and teamwork among staff.* Following policies, protocols, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).* Other duties as assigned.Supervisory ResponsibilitiesNone.Equipment IssuedStandard computer package.Travel None.Driving RequirementsNone.QualificationsTo 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.Must be able to pass the drug screen.* Education and/or Experience - Master's degree in a related scientific field; or BA/BS in a related scientific field plus 2 or more years related experience.* Physical Demands - While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and color vision.* Work Environment - The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts and is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.* Language Skills - Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively at a highly technical level both verbally and in writing.* Mathematical Skills - Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs* Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. Ability to recognize inconsistencies and... For full info follow application link.Pace Analytical is an equal opportunity employer.