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Laboratory Technician II

Location: Newark, CA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 17, 2022
Category: Chemist & Chemist Management
Job ID: 116354

Job Description

The Opportunity:

Safety-Kleen Newark, CA is looking for a Lab Technician II to join their safety conscious team. The Lab Technician is responsible for the routine analysis of samples to determine their chemical and physical properties.

The schedule for this position is 5 days a week: Sun-Thur 6am-2:30 pm. Rotating weekends as needed.

Why work for Safety-Kleen? 

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5;
  • Competitive wages;
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage;
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement;
  • Positive and safe work environments;
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career.

Key Responsibilities:  

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Performs basic analysis of samples following prescribed procedures;
  • Utilizes basic instrumentation;
  • Completes all paperwork associated with the analysis in a neat and timely fashion;
  • Ensures that all work meets applicable QA/QC guidelines;
  • Performs cleaning and general housekeeping of work area. 

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen? 

  • BS in Chemistry or related science is required;
  • 2+ years of previous lab technician experience is preferred;
  • Previous experience with ICP or GC or GC/MS analysis is preferred;
  • Valid driver’s license required;
  • Experience with utilizing computer software preferred.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, 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.
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK. 

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, is a Military & Veteran friendly company.


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