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Mineral/Rock Sample Prep Tech- Day Shift

  2021-10-07     Reno Staffing     4690 Longley Lane Suite 23 - MCC     18.00 hour  
Description:

Reno Staffing is looking for a Sample Prep Technician for a mineral testing facility in the Sparks Area! This is interesting and different kind of work!


Shift: Sunday - Thursday 7:00am - 3:30pm
Pay: $18/hr.
Location: Sparks, NV (in town)

Resume and on site interview will be required for this position. No experience required, just curiosity to try something new! 

Summary:  
The Sample Prep Technician is responsible for preparing samples (drying, crushing, splitting, screening
and/or pulverizing) for various analyses; will operate laboratory equipment such as jaw crushers, rolls
crushers, pulverizers, scales, riffle and rotary splitters as well as maintaining daily records and logs.

The Sample Prep Technician may also be utilized in the wet and dry screening of samples, the removal of samples from drying ovens for weighing and recording, and may perform other duties as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

The Sample Prep Technician is responsible for preparing samples (drying, crushing, splitting, screening and/or pulverizing) for various analyses; will operate laboratory equipment such as jaw crushers, rolls crushers, pulverizes, scales, riffle and rotary splitters as well as maintaining daily records and logs. 

The Sample Prep Technician may also be utilized in the wet and dry screening of samples, the removal of samples from drying ovens for weighing and recording, and may perform other duties as assigned. 

Basic Job Duties include but are not limited to the following: 

Following all health and safety rules and regulations 

Maintaining a clean work area 

Crushing, splitting, screening and/or pulverizing samples to meet client specifications 

Sample sorting, weighing and drying 

Qualifications & Skills Requirements: 

High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Employee must be able to follow specific directions, work in a safe manner, perform simple mathematical calculations, and keep records without constant supervision 

Ability to work with others in a team environment 

Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing 

Perform routine maintenance on equipment that is within your scope and  abilities 

Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, respirator and criminal background check 

A positive attitude towards safety regulations and production on and quality goals

Able to comply with all company policies 

Physical Demands include, but are not limited to the following: 

Employee is required to kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders repetitively 

Must be able to li and carry repetitively up to 75-lbs 

Ability to safely perform work using chemicals such as Lime 

Physically capable of standing, shoveling, grasping and performing other types of physical work for extended periods of me 

Must be able to pass a respirator medical evaluation on and wear a respirator 

Be clean shaven where respirator contacts the face 

If you feel like this is a job for you, please apply through this job posting. Questions? Give us a call at (775) 356-1137 and one of our helpful and friendly Recruiters will help you get to work!

Appointments are strongly encouraged.

Reno Staffing is open (Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm) via phone (775) 356-1137, email info@renostaffing.com, text message (775)453-4691.

We are located at: Reno Staffing, 4690 Longley Lane, Suite 23, Reno, NV 89502

Reno Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

We look forward to meeting you!


Do not contact this company in solicitation of any product or service.

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