Sample Prep Technician - Juneau

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Date: Jun 28, 2022

Location: Juneau, Alaska, US

Company: Bureau Veritas


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

Bureau Veritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, sexual orientation, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other non-job-related characteristics.

This position is responsible to ensure equal opportunity in employment in that all persons are treated equally and on the basis of merit, in decisions regarding selection, placement, promotions, training, work assignments, transfers and other personnel actions.

City: Juneau 

State: Alaska


Reporting to the Sample Preparation Supervisor, the Sample Preparation Technician is responsible for the processing of customer samples by following established standard operating procedures (SOPs) and safe practices. Work conditions include: dusty work environment involving medium to heavy lifting (must be able to lift and carry 75 lbs for 10 feet) and repetitive tasks.



  • Comply with the OHS Act and Regulations, BV Group Policy and Procedures, Upstream Minerals Management System Policies and Procedures and ISO standards applicable to the Sample Preparation technician position.
  • Act in a safe and professional manner and wear appropriate attire including the required personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Carry out Sample Preparation procedures in accordance with documented SOPs and other work instructions.
  • Ensure proper functioning of Sample Preparation operations by:
    • Monitoring the performance of the Sample Preparation equipment
    • Ensuring adequate inventory of consumable supplies and chemicals
    • Practicing good housekeeping.
  • Communicate general laboratory issues to the Sample Preparation supervisor as appropriate.
  • Report any deviation(s) from documented procedures to the Sample Preparation Supervisor.
  • Report any unsafe condition(s) observed in the department to the Sample Preparation Supervisor.
  • Report any non-conforming work related to customer samples and associated test data to the Sample Preparation Supervisor.
  • Submit to testing for silica exposure on a regular basis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience

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