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Lab Technician

Posted: May 22, 2024
Salary:Up to US$21.62 per hour
Job type: Contract
Discipline:Life Sciences
Work Location:On-site

Job description

Are you ready to give your career a boost by bringing your talents and expertise to some of the nation's top companies? Let Medix partner with you to give you the edge you need! We currently have excellent assignments within Life Science, Engineering, and Healthcare, all in fast-paced environments. See details below and apply now if interested as we are hiring immediately!

Lab Technician


Lab Technician

Reno, NV 89502

Wednesday - Sunday, 2PM to 10:30PM

Pay: $21.26

Duration: 6 month contract to direct hire


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Basic computer skills in using software applications.
  • Good hand-eye coordination.
  • Good listening skills.
  • Ability to work in a team setting.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Quality and detail-oriented.
  • Ability to work independently or under supervision.
  • Basic English communication skills (verbal and written).


  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work environment by adhering to established safety rules, regulations, and best practices.
  • Report all safety concerns to the Supervisor or Manager and participate in incident investigations as needed.
  • Operate and maintain analytical balances following procedures.
  • Accurately weigh pulp samples within established weight ranges and standardized work instructions.
  • Inspect prepared pulp samples for poor homogeneity (non-uniform grain sizes).
  • Identify poorly prepared pulp samples and report them to the Supervisor or Manager.
  • Report all quality concerns to the Supervisor, including equipment issues and suspected sample mix-ups during weighing. Resolve problems with supervisor assistance.
  • Use Webview to locate, transport, and update the disposition of client samples by work order or digestion run number.
  • Wash labware according to correct lab procedures to prevent cross-contamination and maintain a good circulation of available test tubes and racks.
  • Safely dispose of sample solution waste following correct lab procedures.
  • Suggest ideas for safety, quality, or productivity improvements.
  • May create digestion run batches on Webview with assistance.
  • May assist in training new employees.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Manager/Supervisor.


Supplemental medical, Dental, Vision coverage

Term life Insurance plan

PTO accrual


Lab Technician

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