Sonoma County: Public Health Laboratory Technician I & II - Full-Time & Extra-Help

Sonoma County PHL


This position may be filled at the I (trainee) or II (journey) level. If you are interested in being considered for either level, you will need to apply for the separate concurrent recruitment being conducted for that level. Possession of the State of California Milk Inspection Certificate of Proficiency is required prior to being promoted to the Public Health Laboratory Technician II level. Laboratory Technicians process and test environmental and select human specimens with a high degree of precision and accuracy. This position operates and maintains lab equipment, maintains a clean and organized work area, develops and maintains good working relationships with co-workers, regulatory agencies, and other County departments. The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Coursework in biological, chemical, and physical sciences

  • Experience working in a laboratory setting

  • The ability to prioritize work to meet reporting deadlines

  • Strong attention to detail and record keeping skills

  • The ability to work as part of a team

Temporary, extra-help employees are limited in their employment to a maximum of one calendar year. These employees must be off of work for three months before they can be re-employed on an extra help basis.

Please see details and apply here.

California Association of Public Health Laboratory Directors
4600 Broadway, Suite 2300
Sacramento, CA, 95820

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