Senior Lab Technician

$55,704 - $71,136 yearly
  • City of McMinnville
  • McMinnville, OR, USA
  • Nov 15, 2021
Full time Public Works Wastewater

Job Description

The City of McMinnville is looking for our newest Senior Laboratory Technician to join our team at the Water Reclamation Facility. As the Senior Lab Tech, you'll exercise lead work responsibilities in organizing, assigning, and conducting a variety of laboratory work (e.g., sampling, testing, analysis, and record-keeping); preparing analytical materials; drafting a variety of reports; updating others on the status of laboratory work; and making budget recommendations. Work responsibilities are performed to comply with process control guidelines and the facility’s National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit.

Any combination of education and experience that prepares you for this role will be considered. A typical way to meet the qualifications for this position is to have a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, or related science and increasingly responsible experience at an environmental laboratory and at least one year of experience working in a laboratory. A valid Oregon drivers' license is required.

The following qualifications are highly desirable but not required for this position:

  • Lead worker experience
  • Possess of Class I or higher Wastewater Treatment Operator certificate
  • Prior experience at a Class IV wastewater treatment facility