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Laboratory Technician II - Day Shift

Company: Clean Harbors
Location: East Chicago
Posted on: May 12, 2024

Job Description:

Our Laboratory Technician II in East Chicago, IN is responsible for the routine analysis of samples to determine their chemical and physical properties.

Shift: Monday to Friday 8am-4pm and every 4 th Saturday and Sunday (you will be given off the Friday before and the Monday after on these weekends)

Why work for Clean Harbors?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5
  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days
  • Group 401K program with company matching component
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments


    • Perform preparations and analysis to produce data (results, calibrations, QC) on inbounds, in-process and outbound analysis on routine samples.
    • Perform tank analyses to verify product specification.
    • Ensure that all work meets applicable QC/QA guidelines
    • Identify data anomalies and determine when follow up is necessary
    • Understand and follow procedures (IE analytical, safety, and quality)
    • Basic troubleshooting of the instrumentation
    • Preventative maintenance in the instrumentation assigned
    • Housekeeping, inventory, and waste disposal
    • Basic statistical data calculations and input
    • Work with others to complete analytical sequences.


      What does it take to work at Safety-Kleen, a Clean Harbors Company?

      • Bachelor's Degree Science required (Chemistry or Physical/Life Sciences preferred)
      • 1 to 3 years' experience in a related field preferred
      • Experience with Inbound Receipt analysis using GC for PCB and Chlorine a plus!
      • In-Process and Final Product analyses experience using ICP for Metals, Viscometer, Pour Point, Particle Count, and/or NOACK is preferred
      • Excellent Written Communication Skills- Written and verbal
      • Must be able to work independently as well as in a team environment
      • Knowledge of Statistical Process Control
      • Follow Laboratory Standard Operating Procedures
      • Lift up to 50lbs, climb, stoop and stand for long periods of time
      • Must be able to work -Monday to Friday 8am-4pm and every 4 th Saturday and Sunday (you will be given off the Friday before and the Monday after on these weekends

        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. PEOPLE. MAKE GREEN WORK.---

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

        *SK #LI-MM1

Keywords: Clean Harbors, Chicago , Laboratory Technician II - Day Shift, Professions , East Chicago, Illinois

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