Laboratory Technician

JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
LOCATION: Fairfield, NJ
COMPENSATION: $20/hr - $25/hr
POSTED: Jun 14, 2022

Our client, a local chemical development company, is actively seeking a Laboratory Technician for their NJ Lab. Recent Graduates are welcome!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$20/hr – $25/hr commensurate with experience

Position Overview:

The Laboratory Technician will work directly under the Lead Chemist on a team of 3 – 5 individuals. Laboratory Technician responsibilities include formulation, testing, and development of product. Proficiency in HPLC and titration is required. Working knowledge of pH, chromatographic, spectroscopic, and other analytical techniques is required for the Laboratory Technician. This is a 6-12 month contract with potential for permanent placement.

Responsibilities of the Laboratory Technician:

  • Work under the direction of the R&D Lead Chemist in product formulation
  • Carry out assigned duties including testing on both established and novel materials with the intent of generating fresh samples for larger batch production
  • Daily weighing raw material, batch production, evaluation testing, detailed recordkeeping, effectively communicating progress with the team, and expanding batch production volume as necessary
  • Record/monitor process conditions to ensure compliance with established SOPs
  • Record observations and test results in a clear and organized manner
  • Maintain calibrated clean equipment and supplies in the work station and laboratory as a whole
  • Adhere to lab safety rules and guidelines

Qualifications of the Laboratory Technician:

  • 0 – 3 years experience in a laboratory setting
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a 3 – 5-person team
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry is required
  • Work experience preferred.


  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 110807