Safety-Kleen is seeking a Laboratory Technician. You will be responsible for a wide range of laboratory testing according to ASTM and EPA methods. Work hours include a swing shift. Lab hours are from 6am to 10pm, Monday - Friday and 6am to 4:30pm on the weekend.
Sample preparation and analysis for used oil. Analytical methods may include ICP, GC/ECD for PCB’s, flash point, viscosity, density measurement, pH, Karl Fisher water analysis.
Input of data from analysis into lab information system database. Completion of all logs and records related to analysis for traceability.
High school diploma or GED required; Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field preferred
1+ years’ experience in the field of chemical analysis preferred
Wet chemistry, GC or ICP instrument experience preferred
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa
Typical 8-9 hour shift to include constant computer usage. To perform the duties of this job employee will be required to sit, walk, stand, bend, climb, crawl, kneel, reach, squat, stoop and twist. Employee will also need the ability to lift, carry, pull and push from between 10-100 lbs. May also be required to drive a vehicle or move equipment.
Why should you work with us?
Safety-Kleen embraces diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace environment where the uniqueness of every individual is respected and the contributions of people from different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is encouraged and valued. We offer great job training, career growth opportunities and competitive pay rates. Our fantastic benefits package includes medical, dental, and vision insurance; prescription drug coverage, flexible spending accounts, disability benefits, life insurance, retirement savings plan, tuition assistance, confidential employee assistance program; and company-paid sick, holiday, and vacation time.
Employment is contingent upon a successful background check and drug screen. Some positions also require a pre-hire medical exam. Must meet all work eligibility requirements. Environmentally-responsible business.
Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors Co., has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
We have more than 4,300 employees across the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. Together, we are building on almost half a century of innovation by developing new products and services to serve the changing needs of our thousands of customers across a broad range of industries and markets, from local auto shops to major corporations and government agencies. Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLE.
MAKE GREEN WORK. ™