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Laboratory Technician
Omega Protein Corporation - Houston, TX





  • The position will be located at the company's research and development facility in Houston

6961 Brookhollow West Dr., Suite 190 Houston, TX 77040-3256

  • Basic laboratory operations will include wet chemistry, instrument setup, calibration, troubleshooting, maintenance, data processing, extensive sample preparation (precision dilutions, extraction, filtration, centrifugation, etc.) and associated general lab responsibilities.
  • The individual is required to report results including use of various computing programs such as Microsoft Excel and custom applications.
  • Basic laboratory safety skills (MSDS system, chemical storage, waste disposal, proper handling of toxic or hazardous chemicals).
  • GC/HPLC experience is preferred.
  • Assist in new product development and perform other duties as assigned.
  • Fulltime position.


  • A Bachelor degree in Chemistry/Food Science/Biology or relevant fields with 1 or more years of experience.
  • Basic knowledge of lipid digestion and chemistry.
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment.
  • Strong work ethics and “can do” attitude.
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to speak-up and participate in weekly laboratory meetings.
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines within specified time constraints.
  • Will work and adhere to the company’s code of business and ethical conduct.
  • Will work with other technical and professional personnel within the company.
  • Needs to be able to pipette and perform basic color titrations.

Omega Protein offers competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental and vision benefits, holiday pay, company matching 401K plan and more.

Job Type: Full-time

Local candidates only:

  • Houston, TX


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