Eurofins EMLab P&K is searching for an Mold/Asbestos Analyst in Denver, CO
The Analyst primarily performs analysis of bulk samples using PLM for asbestos, and analysis of non-culturable surface and air samples for fungi. Analyst prepares and analyzes environmental samples according to scientific methodology in compliance with company Quality Assurance programs and SOP’s, and must be knowledgeable of both job-specific routine and complex analyses. The analyst validates and reviews data for accuracy, and enters laboratory data into the LIMS that ultimately generates required reports to clients. Schedules sample workload according to due dates and sample hold times, and must be knowledgeable of the job-specific laboratory testing equipment, requiring the exercise of discretion and judgment in its operation.
Mold/Asbestos Analyst responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Prepare and analyze aerobiological and environmental samples for asbestos and fungi.
Accurately enters and reports analytical data using the LIMS
Performs independent data reviews for other analysts’ work
Performs analysis of reference materials, proficiency samples and other quality control samples as needed
Maintains client service and provides technical support as needed
Assists the QA manager in development, implementation and data collection of QA processes for the different analytical tests
Performs confirmation of lab results as needed by client services personnel
Performs and completes all analytical testing and Quality Assurance related tasks as needed
Assists in pursuing, receiving and maintaining necessary laboratory accreditations
Maintains and updates all necessary Training and QA documents onsite as necessary
Coordinates and manages projects according to their rush status and due time for timely delivery
Assists co-workers on analytical questions, as necessary
Participates in Lean initiatives as needed
Follows company policies and procedures and ensures that coworkers are doing the same
Manages and maintains the inventory of re-sale supply items and laboratory consumables and takes necessary steps to re-order supplies as needed
Manages and disposes analyzed samples as needed
Provides training support for relevant analytical services (i.e. mycology, bacteriology, asbestos, ect) as needed
Recommends and coordinates sample transfer as necessary
Establishes and maintains laboratory stock culture and reference samples
Performs root cause analysis and implements corrective actions for errors and issues as necessary
Maintains all equipment properly and co-ordinates servicing of all equipment used in the laboratory, as needed
Routinely communicates available capacity to Regional Manager
Supports other departments within the lab (mycology, asbestos, bacteriology, and other) when appropriate and as needed
Other responsibilities as deemed necessary by the Supervisor/Manager
The ideal candidate would possess:
8 units of Microbiology courses preferred
General regulatory requirements
Knowledge of computers, spreadsheets, and databases
Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
Basic Minimum Qualifications:
1+ years of experience performing asbestos microscopy and/or 1+ years of experience performing spore trap and direct exam analysis required
Bachelor’s degree in microbiology, biology, geology or a closely related science.
Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Denver, CO are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.