Laboratory Technician in Fresno, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Fresno, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2019
  • Job ID:
    177821
  • Pay Rate
    $14.0 - $18.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    559-435-1255

Job Description

Volt is currently seeking a dedicated and detail oriented Entry Level Lab Technician for a large company in Fresno CA!

Summary: 

The Temporary Lab Technician under close supervision from the Lab Manager and Quality Control Supervisor will perform laboratory tests for such purposes as quality control, process control, and/or product development. Conduct and analyze tests as prescribed by company procedures and, when applicable, ensure compliance with government regulations. 

Job Duties

  • Learn theory and application of analytical test methods, standard operating procedures, and equipment operation through on-going training program.
  • Set up, adjust and operate laboratory instruments required for routine lab analyses, utilizing a variety of techniques and equipment, such as titrimetric and colorimetric methods, pH meter, balance scales, spectrophotometer, gas chromatograph, evaporator, evaporator, distillation apparatus, refractometer, turbidimeter, flame, photometer, HPLC, hydrometers, and other equipment.
  • Test samples of in-process and manufactured products to verify conformity to specifications
  • Record test results on standardized forms and write test reports describing procedures used.  Prepare graphs and charts.
  • Clean and sterilize laboratory equipment
  • Calibrate laboratory instruments
  • Prepare chemical solutions according to standard formulas
  • Conform to Good Laboratory Practices, Lab Sanitation, and Lab Safety procedures
  • Confer with Lab Manager and QC Lab Supervisor to resolve problems

Shift Schedule:  

This position requires flexible availability, and may include off shifts and overtime/some weekends.

Education and/or Experience

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Enology, Food Science, Chemistry, Microbiology or related field preferred; or minimum of two years experience in wine or food lab and wo (2) years related college work. 

If you meet these qualifications, and are ready to start working for an incredible company, apply and/or call our Volt office immediately! (559) 435-1255.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.