Job description – Provide all technical support for functioning of the lab to ensure that a quality product is produced within a controlled environment. Assists in handling and maintaining lab equipment, collecting and analyzing data, and performing routine laboratory work. This role is engaged in different testing methodologies, ranging from microbiology and molecular biology to the latest analytical chemistry techniques. Adherence to protocols and procedures is extremely important responsible for documentation and logbooks. Often carrying out routine tasks but must be to a very high standard.
Salary ranges* based on years of experience ($) – 1-2 years: 24,000 – 36,000
Ideal background – High school level education in science subjects, diploma/degree may be of benefit. Prior lab experience extremely beneficial.
Career path – Senior Laboratory Technician > Team Leader Technician > Laboratory Manager