Laboratory Technician Assistant

Job Number:  J057
Posted:  September 27, 2023
Start Date: October 27, 2023
Type: Full Time Contract


Ionada is a clean technology company that develops, manufactures, and markets exhaust gas cleaning systems for the marine and power generation industries. Dry Desulfurization systems allow ship owners to continue using low-cost heavy fuel oil (HFO) while meeting the new more stringent IMO emission regulations.

Our success and future growth is contingent upon hiring the best and the brightest, providing them a positive, meaningful environment to help develop their skills, talents and uniqueness. What we offer is a balanced work life, a fair and fun place to work. What we require is honesty, integrity, and a professional commitment to serve our customers.

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead and have an opening for Laboratory Technician Assistant at our Houston office.


  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry/Engineering or other related science with at least 8-12 course hours of Chemistry (inorganic/organic). Some coursework in analytical chemistry a plus.
  • Hands on experience with analytical balances, manual pipettors, and volumetric glassware. Ability to accurately measure weights and volumes with minimal errors.
  • Experience working safely with strong acids/bases and hazardous chemicals in a controlled environment.
  • Ability to apply basic laboratory math and calculate simple dilutions.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods in the work environment.
  • Basic computer skills with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors and co-workers
  • Must be able to wear all required personal protective gear


  • As Lab Tech you will be trained and become familiar with Ionada’s carbon capture technology and current safety standards.
  • Start up, run and shut down the mini pilot capture system.
  • Trouble shoot and resolve operational issues.
  • Prepare and analyze samples per required analysis.
  • Maintain excellent files and records regarding test equipment, consumables, operating conditions and analytical results.
  • Follow safety rules and regulations in all that you do, from conducting prototype or laboratory tests and building equipment to performing basic material or environmental tests using basic electrical/electronic, chemical and mechanical equipment.
  • Maintain Laboratory Standards and Quality Control Check standards.

Preferred Skills

    • Experience with titration systems; operation and maintenance preferred.
    • Ability to work independently and apply critical thinking to issues in the laboratory.
    • Good organizational skills and attention to detail
    • Experience in receiving samples, managing a sample list, and/or data entry a definite bonus.

Preferred Skills

    • 2 years of work experience in a production/process laboratory environment

Preferred Skills

    • Requisition Number: 2308001
    • Experience Level: Entry-Level
    • Job Family: Engineering/Science/Technology
    • Product Service Line: Engineering Support
    • Full Time / Part Time: Full Time
    • Location for this position: 3000 N Sam Houston Pkwy E, Technology Center, Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Compensation Information

    • Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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