Laboratory Technician – PLM

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RJ Lee Group, Inc. is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician PLM.


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Job Summary: Entry level position to work in production laboratory to perform standardized tests on materials to determine the identity and quantity of asbestos present in a variety of materials. Prior experience working with polarized light microscopes (PLM) in a laboratory setting is strongly preferred. Educational and/or work experience in geology, biology, or materials characterization is preferred.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts and observes standardized tests following test parameters and, as required, obtains and records data or ensures data has been captured by an automated system.
  • Performs bulk asbestos analysis using polarized light microscopy (PLM)
  • Ability to perform all QA/QC procedures
  • Troubleshoots problems encountered with lab equipment.
  • Maintains and makes minor adjustments to lab equipment.
  • Engages in safe work practices and advises supervisor on improvements to test equipment fabrication, installation, and operation to ensure a safe laboratory operation.
  • Prior experience with PLM is strongly desired


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced laboratory environment
  • Mechanical skills and aptitude
  • Experience in use of optical microscopes preferred
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products
  • Strong motivation to learn and grow
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently or with a team and to prioritize tasks effectively in order to meet deadlines
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule


RJ Lee Group, Inc. offers full-time employees a total benefits package that includes:

Competitive salaries

Paid time off benefits

Medical, dental, vision and medical/dependent care flexible benefits

Group life insurance and disability insurance

401(k) savings and investment program


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