Sparks
Sparks
Sparks
775-433-1181 Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm 1555 Industrial Way Sparks, NV 89431
775-433-1181 Mon - Sun 8:00am - 5:00pm 1555 Industrial Way Sparks, NV 89431
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Sample Prep Technician

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 Comply with Health, Safety and Environmental state and federal regulations and adhere to all
company policies and procedures
 Act in a safe and professional manner and always wear appropriate attire including required PPE
while in a production environment
 Ability to recognize safety as the organization’s highest priority
 Able to understand and follow instructions
 Prepare client samples for analysis in a safe and timely manner
 Inform the Sample Prep Supervisor of any nonconforming events related to client samples or
other departmental operations
 Be alert and observe, correct, and report all unsafe conditions to your Supervisor
 Assure that appropriate task training has been completed and documented for all equipment, and
systems
 Ensure proper functioning of Sample Prep operations by monitoring the performance of
equipment
 Ensure adequate inventory of supplies
 Practice good housekeeping
 Communicate general lab issues to the Sample Prep Supervisor as appropriately
 The above duties and responsibilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned
and are not necessarily all-inclusive
Experience & Qualifications:
 1 to 2 years’ experience in Sample Prep in a laboratory environment or equivalent position of
manual labor such as construction.
 High school or equivalent.
 Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
 Strong work ethic, personal and organizational skills
 Must be able to stand, walk and bend for long periods of time
 Able to work and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
 Familiar with LIMS a plus

Work Environment

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. The noise level in the work
environment is usually high, so hearing protection is required for the position.

Safety

Always wear appropriate PPE while in production environment. Be alert and observe, correct, and report
any unsafe conditions. Follow operating procedures and comply with all regulatory requirements.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Able to lift and carry lab equipment
and samples safely in a lab environment. Bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting and reaching is required.
Ability to lift in excess of 50 lbs.

About Paragon Geochemical Laboratories

The Paragon management team has over 100 years of combined experience working with industry
decision-makers. We are looking for team members to continue the transition of delivering exceptional
service to our customers. We offer high pay for fast-paced efforts within a team setting that produces
precise analytical results.

Paragon is pleased to offer competitive compensation commensurate with education and experience, and
a comprehensive benefits program.

Interested candidates must possess or be able to obtain authorization to work in the United States.
Candidates may apply online at careers@paragongeochem.com

Please fill out and send application to careers@paragongeochem.com

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