Laboratory Technician, Analytical Chemist (2302-G)

Toyon is seeking an individual to perform high-confidence, quantitative analysis of air samples in support of an on-going production process. This is a full time position (four 10-hour days per week or five 8-hour days, flexible), requiring excellent teamwork and independent productivity in the lab. The candidate must be able to perform repetitive operation of a specialized sample analysis process with attention to detail and compliance with established quality-assurance protocols.

The technician will be an integral part of the gas chromatography mass spectrometry (GCMS) laboratory team, processing a high quantity of samples throughout each year, working with the laboratory supervisor and process engineers to assure high confidence in each sample analysis result, contributing insights to improve the production process over time, and reporting on processing activities during weekly meetings.

Candidates must have a minimum of prior coursework, training, or experience in analytical techniques or instrumentation. A BS degree in Chemistry or other technical field is a plus. 


 We are looking for candidates who have many of the following attributes: 

  • Works well in a framework of rigorous QA/QC standards and repeated procedure-driven, hands-on operations
  • Proven reliable attendance, productivity, and quality
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient and comfortable with Microsoft Excel, demonstrating accurate data entry and error-checking
  • Excellent thinking and problem solving skills 
  • Self-motivated 
  • Ability to come up to speed on new technology and processes quickly
  • Understanding of GCMS and other analytical laboratory procedures for sample analysis, including trace mass quantification and identification of multiple compounds

U.S. Citizenship Required. Ability to qualify for a US Department of Defense security clearance required. 

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.