Lab Technician (Vernal, UT)
The J.R. SimplotCompany is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted inagriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have beenaround for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the globaleconomy.
We currently have a position available at our Mine in Vernal,UT. Vernal, a pleasant small town, offers wonderful fishing, river running,hiking, biking, and camping.
RESPONSIBILITIESConduct analysis on mined ore, mill feed, andbatch samplesMaintain records of assays, production, andconsumablesAssist in preparing accurate and timelyreports for operators and plant staffConducts flotation testing under direction ofMetallurgical EngineerMaintains inventory of lab supplies, chemicals,and standardized reagentsMust follow all company safety procedures andactively participate in daily and monthly lab safety meetings, and follow allcompany environmental chemical handling proceduresGeneral housekeeping and area clean upPrompt and regular attendance and safe workperformance requiredUnderstand and comply with all companypolicies and procedures and government regulations REQUIREMENTSGood written and oralcommunication skills; legible handwritingGood decision makingand problem solving ability and basic computer skills
Must understand therole of a laboratory as a service provider to productionMust have anenthusiastic attitudeMust have a drive toinnovate and continuously improveMust work well in ateam setting, or independentlyMust have the abilityto interface effectively with others so that information is professionallycommunicatedAbility to lift up to 50pounds from ground level to bed of pickup truck, climb stairs; work environmentis mostly inside a laboratory settingValid Utah driverslicense or the ability to obtain oneProven record ofdependability and safe work performanceProven record ofprompt and regular attendance Disclaimer – The above statements are intended to describe thegeneral nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to thisclassification.
They are not intended to be construed as anexhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required ofpersonnel so classified.Combinationof education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.Hourly Pay:
DOE HOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates: Visit www.simplot.com/careers Select Job Search Select Current Opportunities Select All Open Positions Apply to Job ID# 8519When a position is inthe interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our SimplotCareers website.
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