|Job Title:||Laboratory Assistant|
|Company:||TSG Water Resources, Inc.|
|Salary Range:||$1,348.08 – $2,133.00 Biweekly|
|Full/Part-Time:||Classified – Full-Time, Permanent|
|Department:||Multiple Departments – (CL)|
|Open Period:||Closing 5/25/2018 4:30 PM Pacific|
|Duty Locations:||Long Beach, CA|
Accepting online applications only. Apply online 24 hours a day, beginning on May 7, 2018 through 4:30 p.m. May 25, 2018.Current vacancy exists in the Water Department.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Under immediate supervision, prepares and processes biological specimens for testing; prepares media, reagents, stains, and sterile solutions; assists Microbiologists or other licensed laboratory personnel in performing microbiological, physical, and chemical tests; cleans and sterilizes laboratory work surfaces and supplies; collects, decontaminates and disposes of laboratory waste; operates and maintains laboratory equipment; maintain supply inventory; maintains field instruments’ performance and daily calibration; cleans and prepares sample bottles with the appropriate preservatives and collects water samples from citywide sampling sites for water quality testing; performs regulatory field analysis at regulatory sites; performs selected and required field analysis; maintains chain of custody and sample integrity until relinquished to lab staff, enters field data into Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS); assists in the preparation and updating of record keeping, data entry of routine reports; assists in directing, assigning, and training personnel in the performance of basic laboratory work; may receive training and/or perform standardized bacteriological, physical, and chemical tests for examination of water samples as permitted under law; complies with safety rules and regulations required in working with potentially infectious biological specimens and hazardous chemicals; may obtain and prepare animals for testing; and performs related duties as required.
Civil Service Department
333 W. Ocean Blvd., 7th Floor
Long Beach, California, 90802