Job Description Analyst IThe Analyst I prepares and analyzes environmental samples using standard analytical techniques according to scientific and EPA methodologyJob Description and Responsibilities: Preparation of samples using standard techniquesPerforming chemical analysis using standard techniquesCalculating dataRecording and reporting data and any unusual test occurrences to supervisorPerforming routine maintenance of instrumentsConforming to lab QA/QC practicesResponsible for general housekeeping in work areaAbility to learn and operate complex instrumentation including, but not limited to, gas chromatography, gas chromatography/mass spectrometry, atomic absorption, ICP, and instrument specific data systemsRequirements:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential dutyThe requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability requiredEducation:Bachelors Degree in Chemistry or related field. 5 years laboratory experience may substitute for degreeExperience: Prior laboratory experience a plusPrior production-oriented experience helpful as it relates to ability to meet deadlinesKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Knowledge of scientific methods and method complianceKnowledge of analytical and/or general scienceStrong mathematical aptitudeKnowledge of general laboratory proceduresKnowledge of laboratory safety rules and chemical hazards4 month contract to hire3rd Shift-Mon-Fri-4pm-12amEEO EmployerLab Support is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please ****.EEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please ****.