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Veolia North America

Laboratory Technician

Post Date:Dec 30, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/30/2017Salary:
Location:US-PA-Philadelphia Job Reference:82724
Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree preferred in Chemistry, Laboratory Science or Environmental Studies or related field with experience in water analysis
  • Must have a thorough understanding of lab testing procedures and equipment, with a strong attention to detail
  • Proficient in MS Office suite projects and Google email
  • Past experience in a wastewater or chemical plant is desired

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Typical working conditions for this position include a waste water treatment plant and the outdoors. The job holder could be exposed to extreme weather conditions (extreme heat and cold), burns, chemicals, dangerous machinery, dirt and dust, electrical hazardous, grease and oil, loud noises, vibrations, steam and high levels of moisture, and other hazardous conditions.  This position requires the job holder to lift and/or carry up to 75 pounds, climb a vertical ladder up to 30 feet, stand for long period of time, walk on uneven surfaces, regular bending, climb onto and exit a forklift in a safe manner, use of extension ladders on a daily basis, ability to work a 12 hour shift, ability to climb into and maneuver body in tight spaces.
VWS offers you a competitive compensation and benefits package, along with a dynamic work environment.  We offer challenging projects and training to ensure you success.


Job Description:
Veolia Water Technologies Dayton is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician to work in the Morrisville Pennsylvania area.
Veolia Water Technologies Dayton is a full-service industrial water management company with a focus on a cost effective blend of service, chemistry and equipment technologies. With our balanced process management approach to water-related issues, we are able to create and implement innovative, sustainable, custom water solutions that reduce the overall cost of operation and compliance. Veolia Water Technologies, an industry leader in providing water and wastewater solutions to industrial and municipal customers. Veolia Water Technologies is a Veolia company. Veolia provides water services through public-private partnerships and industrial outsourcing agreements and is comprised of the top water professionals in every corner of the globe. Our parent company, Veolia Environnement (VE), is a world leader in environmental services. VE is based in France and is comprised of four business segments that serve the environmental needs of customers globally: Veolia Water, Veolia Environmental Services, and Veolia Energy.

This position is responsible for carrying out laboratory analyses, implement the necessary means and procedures to ensure they are carried out properly and monitored in accordance with quality procedures and in compliance with requirements (health and safety, etc.).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Input or register data in the appropriate document and/or software
  • Notify the people concerned in the event of non compliance of analysis results
  • Interpret the laboratory analysis results
  • Determine the waste water treatment process parameters following laboratory analyses
  • Check in and sign for, control and manage laboratory reagents and products
  • Check the use by dates and the non alteration of laboratory reagents and products
  • Carry out analyses in accordance with operating procedures
  • Ensure the traceability of laboratory analysis results
  • Responsible for general housekeeping of restrooms, control room, lab, lunch room, office and other general janitorial duties as needed

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Veolia North America

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