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Sample Prep Technologist

Job Code: #740
Job Type: Contract To Hire
Salary: $18.00 - $22.00/hour
Job Location: St Charles, IL
Posted 3 days ago

Job Description

Job Title:  Sample Prep Technologist

Pay: $18.00 - $22.00/hour + $2.00 shift differential

Job Overview:  The Sample Prep Technologist is an entry level position in a clinical laboratory, working in the Elemental Analysis Department. 

  • Adhere to written Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) and Quality Control policies.
  • Ability to read and comprehend science documents.
  • Ability to pipette with accuracy and experience with conducting basic laboratory procedures.
  • Ability to complete assignments and multitask with a high degree of accuracy.
  • Ability to perform scientific math equations including the following: ratios, percentages, dilutions and conversions.
  • Communicate production issues in a timely manner to the department manager.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work environment.


  • Required: Associate’s degree in a clinical, laboratory, chemical, physical, or biological science.
  • Preferred: Bachelor’s degree in a laboratory science (chemistry, biochemistry, biology) or degree in medical technology from an accredited institution.
  • Ability to work 12:00pm - 8:30pm, Monday - Friday (SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL of $2.00/hour)
  • Must be comfortable in handling human specimens and have a high regard for safety and good laboratory practices.
  • Familiarization with Microsoft Office, and basic computer skills.
  • Strong communication skills in written and oral form.
  • Must be able to meet attendance requirements and have flexibility in scheduling.