Lab Technician

  • Location: Irwindale, California
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #76953

An electric utility client is looking for a Lab Technician that will perform laboratory maintenance, and lab testing and analysis on several upcoming lab projects.

Location: Irwindale, CA 91702 – ONSITE
Position: Lab Technician
Pay Rate: $25/hr. on W2 (Depends on Experience)
Duration: 12 months or longer
Schedule: M-F, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

RESPONSIBILITIES:   

  • The Lab Technician performs laboratory maintenance, and lab testing and analysis on several upcoming lab projects.
  • The technician works on various types of customer side-of-meter equipment including advanced Air Conditioning equipment, and heat pump water heaters. This is done using laboratory tools and equipment.
  • The lab tools used may be hand-held manual or power tools, or machine tools.
  • The lab equipment used may include large or complex equipment.

SOFT SKILLS:

  • Can communicate problems and results effectively to team members; can support team members when asked. Is confident enough to stop work and reach out to others when safety may become an issue.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate's Degree is required
  • 3 to 5 years of experience preferred.
  • Operating laboratory Test equipment, including instrumentation and sensors.
  • Calibrates and performs inventory tracking on various types of lab tools and equipment.
  • Set up and performs maintenance on various types of lab tools and lab testing equipment.
  • Completing work safely; carefully documents the work performed; and keeps work area clean and neat.
  • Clearly communicating the result of the lab testing analysis or any problems and discusses with the Senior Lab Technician and the Project Lead Engineer.
  • Hands-on experience in operating laboratory test equipment and maintaining and calibrating lab test equipment.
  • Lab experience can be in mechanical, chemical, biological or food processing labs.
  • Experience preferred using instrumentation sensors and data acquisition systems.
  • Also experience preferred with plumbing, mechanical refrigeration, air conditioning or other thermal systems.
  • Lab experience will need to be validated/ confirmed.

About our client:
Our client is one of the largest electric utilities and a longtime leader in renewable energy and energy efficiency in the United States providing electricity for much of Southern California.

About APR:
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!4

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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.