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Chromatography Technologist

Job Code: #636
Job Type: Contract To Hire
Salary: $20.00 - $26.00/hour
Job Location: St Charles, IL
Posted 19 hrs ago

Job Description

Job Title:  Chromatography Technologist

Pay:  $20.00 - $26.00 per hour

Job Summary:  This position requires a strong understanding of analytical chemistry testing, along with experience in the use of chromatography instruments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares Biological Specimens for analysis performed by LC-MS/MS, HPLC, and GC.
  • Prepare calibrators, QC and standards as outlined in each test SOP
  • Review and monitor QC for the various analyses and troubleshoot as needed
  • Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality. Perform instrument maintenance
  • Perform high complexity tests by various analyzers in the Laboratory, and/or by manual methods, on various specimen sources, under close supervision


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in chemistry or biochemistry from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of one year of clinical experience required
  • Experience with chromatography instruments is required
  • Knowledge and experience in chemical principles and concepts with regard to chromatography
  • Ability to pipette with accuracy, experience with conducting basic laboratory procedures, including using an analytical balance, pH meter and syringe
  • Ability to complete assignments with high degree of accuracy and multitask with accuracy
  • Good written and oral communication skills and ability to read and understand technical documents
  • Basic math skills as it applies to science, including ratios, percentiles, dilutions and conversions
  • Computer and application experience, including word, spreadsheet and instrumentation.
  • Day shift, Monday-Friday schedule may vary due to production demands