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Apex Systems

Lab Assistant

Post Date:Mar 15, 2019Type:Full-Time
Start Date:3/14/2019Salary:
Location:US-IA-Des Moines Job Reference:950824

Job Description:

Lab Assistant Needed Immediately! 

  • Individual must be detail-oriented, motivated, have good communication skills, and is comfortable with a fast paced environment
  • The main function of this position is to prep samples for analysis
  • Keep a neat and accurate record log


  • The main function of this position is to prep samples for analysis as well as sample splitting 
  • Understand and follow Quality System documents relevant to responsbilities (SOP's, Methods, and local policies)
  • Keep a neat and accurate record log
  • Record test data and results for samples in logbook, record book or BookMaster and enter the data or results into eLIMS
  • Identify method/martix/analytical difficultires and report these together with proposed solutions to supervisor
  • Will need to learn processes that include (but are not limited to) grinding, blending, drying, washing equipment, cleaning the prep room, using computers, barcode scanners, and using label makers
  • All methodologies and practices will need to be learned and followed


  • Will need to be able to work with a team and on his/her own
  • Basic knowledge of cGMP and ISO 17025
  • Responsive, independent problem solvers and action oriented person
  • The minimum level of education is high school and although experience is preferred, it is not needed as we will train on the job

Please forward all updated resumes to Anthony Miller at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

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Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178

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