Environmental Lab Technician Resume Samples

An Environmental Lab Technician is hired to conduct tests to determine methods for controlling pollution. Work activities typically listed on the Environmental Lab Technician Resume are – collecting environmental data, cleaning and maintaining laboratory instruments, analyzing samples, writing reports, interpreting results of tests and analyses, analyses environmental data, preparing and testing samples of gases, oils, and water; using a variety of testing methods and equipment that should be calibrated; recording, reporting and summarizing the data from test results, developing testing procedures and directing other lab workers; and designing monitoring programs and setting up monitoring equipment.

Those interested in this job role must be able to demonstrate on the resume the following skills and abilities – knowledge of chemistry techniques, analytical skills, attention to detail, computer competencies, teamwork, and research skills, and lab expertise. All entry-level positions are open to candidates with a relevant associate’s degree. Possessing a degree in environmental science is commonly considered useful.

Environmental Lab Technician Resume example

Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Summary : A highly motivated, detail-oriented, and well-organized professional worker. Believe in being a contributing member of a team. Have excellent people skills and can work well with a team or individually.

Skills : Inventory Management, Apple And Microsoft OS, Microsoft Office Suite, Winbliss, GC-MS.

Description :

    1. Work within the Analytics department to ensure permit compliance with the state of Tennessee.
    2. Develop standard operating procedures and methods to be used on-site and in the lab.
    3. Validated instruments to ensure consistency during operation.
    4. Measure state samples daily for total suspended solids, total dissolved solids, turbidity, and pH.
    5. Measure samples using Ion Chromatography for silicate or chloride concentrations and the ICP-AES to test for boron concentrations of site samples.
    6. Record results into SAP and file chain of custody in the data area.
    7. Occasionally work with Operations to collect hazardous and non-hazardous samples from the plant.
    8. Work with the EHSS department to respond to chemical leaks and analyze gases using a portable infrared gas analyzer.
    9. Sent to Research and Development lab to prepare for the lab start-up.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Chemistry


Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Summary : An organized project coordinator with great attention to detail seeking a position that will benefit from the use of skillset and can continue personal career growth. A creative, thoughtful, and caring person who has a passion for making contributions count.

Skills : Gel Electrophoresis, PCR, PCR primer design, DNA extraction, DNA sequencing, RNA isolation, Plasmid Isolation, Southern Blot, Bacterial Transformation, Bacterial Genetics, Bacterial Physiology, Molecular Cloning, Dendrochronology, Streak Plating, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Daily wastewater sampling and testing.
    2. Upholding calibration and quality assurance/quality control records.
    3. Preparing daily air and water summary reports for engineers and area managers.
    4. Preparing regulatory samples for shipment to outside labs.
    5. Maintaining lab and sampling equipment.
    6. Updating and revising operating procedures, quality records, and job safety analysis documents.
    7. Other parameters collected; pH, Conductivity, Ammonia, Ortho-phosphorous levels, and Dissolved Oxygen.
    8. Other responsibilities mixing chemicals and data entry.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.S.


Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Summary : Provided technical, analytical and quality assurance (QA) support to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Skills : Inventory Management, Apple And Microsoft OS, Microsoft Office Suite, Winbliss, GC-MS.

Description :

    1. Perform chemical and biochemical analysis of water, raw and digested sludges, sewage.
    2. Assist with the performance of established chemical analyses, instrument calibrations.
    3. Handling of field and laboratory equipment, supply inventory, and load-in and out of field equipment and supplies for site investigations.
    4. Support the organic extractions, metals preparation, and wet chemistry labs as well as the Field Equipment Center.
    5. Receive technical directives, chains of custody, and enters project information into the Promium Element Data System.
    6. Provide accurate and timely input of all client information related to supply/sample receipt, analysis, and specific client requirements. 
    7. Provide new joinees with on-the-job training and offer a collaborative environment with opportunities for learning and expanding knowledge and skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Design And Management

Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Headline : Performs environmental testing of lighting products, measures outcomes, evaluates data, and provides routine troubleshooting support.

Skills : Very Proficient In Microsoft Word, Excel And Powerpoint, Chemical Analysis.

Description :

    1. Performs environmental testing of lighting products in accordance with established company, customer, industry, and regulatory standards and specifications
    2. Monitors progress of testing and measures outcomes
    3. Reviews and evaluates the results of testing to ensure completeness and accuracy
    4. Reports the results and analysis on the proper documentation
    5. Assists in and/or performs troubleshooting of defective equipment
    6. Works in conjunction with QC and Production personnel in achieving the overall team objective
    7. Performs all other duties as assigned
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Objective : Over fifteen years of diversified chemical laboratory experience in the petrochemical industry. Proven abilities in wet chemistry of hydrocarbons and environmental analyses, physical testing of polymers, and gas/liquid chromatography analyses. Experienced in troubleshooting and general repairs of laboratory equipment.

Skills : Multi-Tasking, Detail Oriented, Interpersonal, Communication, Written Communication, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Prepared reagents and standards for instrumentation.
    2. Performed internal safety audits and wrote standard operating procedures for different lab equipment.
    3. Installed computers and computer peripherals and loaded software.
    4. Utilized LIMS and Chemstation analytical software.
    5. Analyze hazardous waste as per regulations for the company and EPA.
    6. Maintain lab equipment and run Quality control for each test.
    7. Perform additional tests for yearly Method detection levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Engineering

Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Headline : Expertise is in the organization, demonstrative training, increasing productivity, and reducing cycle times. Successfully worked in multilevel production facilities while achieving multiple objectives. Effective in meeting and surpassing production schedules. Provide an efficient and well-organized work environment.

Skills : Multitasking, strong work ethic, Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Proficient in solder tinning process, marking process, Particle Impact Noise Detection, visual inspection.
    2. Worked with various machines and chemicals specific to the computer chip industry Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance Testing.
    3. Maintaining accountability of the semiconductors is fundamental to profitability.
    4. Performed wet/instrumental analyses on wastewater/stormwater samples using EPA test methods for Ammonia, Nitrate, Total Organic Carbon, Cyanide, Total Suspended Solids (TSS), Metals (AA analysis), Chemical Oxygen Demand, Oil and Grease Extraction, Total Dissolved Solids (TDS), Total Residual Chlorine, and Phosphate required by Harris County, TCEQ, and the EPA.
    5. Prepared reagents and standards for instrumentation.
    6. Trained on proper aseptic technique, including monitoring and gowning.
    7. Performed environmental monitoring of various controlled areas 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Environmental Lab Technician Resume

Headline : Over fifteen years of diversified chemical laboratory experience in the petrochemical industry. Proven abilities in wet chemistry of hydrocarbons and environmental analyses, physical testing of polymers, and gas/liquid chromatography analyses. Experienced in troubleshooting and general repairs of laboratory equipment.

Skills : Safety Audits, Maintenance On Laboratory Equipment., Upgrade Test Procedures., Field And Lab Instrumentation., Set-up Lab Equipment., Computer Hardware, And Software.

Description :

    1. Working in a laboratory setting allowed me to gain further knowledge in laboratory procedures and etiquette.
    2. Generated an experimental design.
    3. Maintaining and submitting accurate spreadsheets and documents.
    4. Generating reports for review.
    5. Testing of soil and water samples for environmental.
    6. Performed the following various EPA analysis methods.
    7. Managed operations on weekends.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Industrial Technology

    Environmental Lab Technician Resume

    Summary : A detail-oriented chemical lab technician with a strong educational background in Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) supported by 5+ years in an environmental & petroleum laboratory setting.

    Skills : Lab Technician, Strong communications skills, both oral and written, Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

    Description :

      1. Sampled waste products using fingerprint, cyanide, reactivity with water, and pH tests.
      2. Ran additional tests including Total Dissolved Solids (TDS), Total Suspended Volatile Solids (TSVS), and Total Dissolved Volatile Solids (TDVS).
      3. Collected and entered data in MS Excel, printed monthly reports, and managed the filing system.
      4. Performed quality control of processed wastewater samples through pH, residual chlorine, ammonia, alkalinity, and turbidity testing.
      5. Prep, label, and test incoming samples Calibrate balances.
      6. Follow strict SOP for maintenance of lab glassware and sample disposal.
      7. Performed Infrared Spectroscopy and Gas Chromatography testing on soil, water, and biological samples.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Associates

      Environmental Lab Technician Resume

      Summary : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues ofcommunication.

      Skills : Customer Service, Critical Thinker, Multi-Task Management, Energetic And Organized.

      Description :

        1. Assisted senior chemists with analysis of environmental samples for metals on Flame AA and nutrients, phosphorous, nitrogen, and ammonia on Latchet.
        2. Prepared reagents and standards for analysis.
        3. Entered results on spreadsheets for review by staff scientists for inclusion in environmental research papers.
        4. Performed Toxicity Leaching Procedures and data entry functions.
        5. Prepared and analyzed industrial hygiene samples to determine organic and inorganic content levels.
        6. Utilized ion and gas chromatography, as well as atomic absorption spectrophotometry methods of analysis.
        7. Summarized results in report form.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Bachelors

      Environmental Lab Technician Resume

      Summary : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

      Skills : Excellent Communication, Quick Learner, Outstanding, Interpersonal skills.

      Description :

        1. Built upon strong analytical skills through interpreting/reporting results from various assays 
        2. Fine-tuned lab techniques for preparing media.
        3. Ensured laboratory safety and was responsible for setting up lab tests including testing for pH levels, turbidity, and flow.
        4. Perform laboratory testing of soils, concrete, and asphalt.
        5. Record all the data and file to the appropriate place.
        6. Use scales, ovens, calipers, ph tests, grain size analysis, soil classification, proctors, and others.
        7. Regulatory tests including Biochemical oxygen demand, chemical oxygen demand, total suspended solids, volatile suspended solids, and True color.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma