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PDC Laboratories, Inc. Laboratory Technician - McHenry, IL

Laboratory Technician

Position type: Full Time

Job Summary (Full-Time Position)

PDC Laboratories, Inc., part of a leading family held waste service organization that has been in business since 1928, is seeking the right individual to be part of our team as an entry level Laboratory Technician.  This opportunity will be located in our McHenry, Illinois full service environmental testing laboratory.  Now is a great time to join our team!

Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Work shift will be days Monday through Friday. Overtime and weekends may be required depending on the workload and customer needs.
  • Assist, prepare and analyze drinking water, ground water, wastewater and soil samples for analysis using approved methods and instrumentation while meeting each method-defined QC procedure.
  • Assisting in sample receipt from clients and data entry into our Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).
  • Assisting in general laboratory upkeep including cleaning and sample disposal.


  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment both independently and as a member of a team
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks under time constraints
  • Able to follow both oral and written instructions

Minimum Requirements

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience and education
  • Laboratory science, environmental and quality control interest and experience preferred, including college coursework in chemistry or science with laboratory experience
  • Must have the ability to read and understand technical procedures and standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Working knowledge of MS Outlook and Excel
  • Legally eligible to work in the United States
  • Successfully completes the pre-employment drug screen, physical, and background check which will include previous employments checks and criminal history

We offer an excellent benefit package.  If you are interested in this position, please apply on our website or submit a resume to [email protected] AND [email protected].  Subject Line:  McHenry Technician

PDC Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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