Pace Analytical

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Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician

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US-MN-Elk River

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The Laboratory Technician is responsbile for the daily management of laboratory sample and document retention systems.  This position will also support the processing teams in sample preparation for both chemical and physical analyses.  This is a 6 month position with the possibility for extension to one year. 


  • Daily retention management of laboratory samples. Tasks include but are not limited to: storing, disposing and relocating samples to maintain an accurate 2 month retention length.
  • Support processing teams with sample preparation. Tasks include but are not limited to: grinding, scanning by NIR, labeling, weighing, and data entry
  • Incorporates ability to troubleshoot and solve problems and meet deadlines without significant supervising
  • Supports the data quality program by evaluating results according to specified standards
  • Readily understands training for new analytical techniques and ability to apply training to role
  • Demonstrates awareness of team goals and objectives
  • Promotes a safe work environment through proactive safety coaching and demonstrates trend toward becoming a safety champion



  • Ability to effectively understand and communicate about basic analysis
  • Time management skills and strong attention to detail
  • Moderate computer skills
  • High school diploma required
  • AA or AAS degree in scientific discipline

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