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Aerotek Lab Technician in Ames, Iowa


  • Lab Technician


  • $15-16/hr


  • Monday-Friday 8am-5pm


  • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Microchemistry or related field

  • Prefer 6 months experience working in a lab running analytical instrumentation but not required

Job Description:

  • Running AA (Atomic Absorption), FIA (Flow Injection Analyzers), and ICP (Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass-Spectrometry), Chromatography

  • pH testing and organic matter testing

  • Solution and standard preparation

  • Ammonia and Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen (TKN) testing

  • Running Distillations

  • Handling all laboratory chemicals

  • Water testing of various water samples from clients

  • Running Buchi Instrumentation (Kjeldahl Instrumentation)

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.