Lab Technician

Post Date

Jun 12, 2024


San Diego,

ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Chemical Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$28 - $35 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

A large semiconductor company in San Diego is seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Laboratory Technician to join their team. As a Laboratory Technician, you will play a crucial role in supporting a team of material scientists. This role will be hands on in the lab, conducting chemical experiments such as hydrofluoric acid etching. This position also requires particle inspection of small, intricate, and fragile components. After conducting experiments and analysis, you will compile results and data to present to the team. Your main responsibilities will include handling lab equipment such as microscopes and tweezers, adhering to safety protocols, and running experiments.

Pay Range: $30-$35 p/hr

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Required Skills & Experience

* 2+ years of experience working in a lab environment

* Familiar with lab safety protocols

* Experience using lab equipment (microscope, tweezers, etc.)

* Prior experience handling small, delicate components in a lab setting

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

* Lab experience with acid etching

* Experience working with hydrofluoric acid

* Previous work with SEM (scanning electron microscope)

Background in thin film coating

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.