πŸ’Ό Lab Technician

Career Description
A lab technician is responsible for performing laboratory tests, experiments, and analyses. They work under the supervision of a scientist or technologist, and their main duties include preparing samples, conducting tests, analyzing data, and documenting results. Lab technicians should have good laboratory techniques, be skilled in sample preparation, and have the ability to perform data analysis. Attention to detail, time management, critical thinking, communication, and teamwork skills are also essential for success in this role. With the increasing demand for scientific research and the development of new technologies, lab technicians can anticipate good job opportunities. Additionally, this job typically offers a good work-life balance with regular working hours.
Hard Skills
Laboratory techniques Sample preparation Data analysis Quality control Instrument calibration Troubleshooting Documentation
Soft Skills
Attention to detail Time management Critical thinking Communication Teamwork
Relevant Educations
Associate's degree in Laboratory Science Bachelor's degree in Chemistry Bachelor's degree in Biology Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology Bachelor's degree in Biotechnology Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry
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Introvert friendly
Austism friendly
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Work hours
Standard Work Hours Flexibility
Demand in california this week
Low