Laboratory Analyst (Seasonal Aide) Job at Windsor, Sonoma County, California

Laboratory Analyst (Seasonal Aide)

Town of Windsor , California

Job Information 


Public Works

Entry Level


$20.77 - $42.50 Hourly

Application Deadline 


10/14/2020 04:24 PM PDT

Recruitment Type 

Open Competitive


Part-Time Variable Hours, Weekdays and Occasional Weekends (20 hours/week)    

Part-Time Extra Help Laboratory Analyst within the Public Works Department.  Position may be assigned to assist in the Storm Water Quality, Pretreatment or Water Conservation programs.
Examples of Duties
This position’s duties include but are not limited to the following:

Clean, organize and maintain laboratory space;
Log in and stock laboratory supplies;
Assist in water and wastewater sampling;
Safely perform chemical, bacteriological, physical and biological analysis and related laboratory work;
Assure maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment is performed at the level required to provide acceptable data;
Attend staff meetings and safety tailgates as required.
Typical Qualifications
Desired qualifications:

Related coursework in Environmental Sciences, Biology, Engineering or Geology;
Understand federal, state and local environmental regulations;
Fieldwork experience (sampling or creek work);
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint;
Possession of a California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Grade 1 or 2 Laboratory Analyst Certificate

Must be able to interact with the public both in person and over the phone in a positive and professional manner, provide exceptional customer service, and establish effective working relationships.  Must demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail and follow through on assigned administrative tasks. Computer skills with data entry and proficiency in Microsoft Office are also required. Must be able to occasionally lift 25 pounds. This position reports to an Environmental Program Manager, as assigned. This position works in the office and in the field and must be able to work in both office and outside environments.
Supplemental Information
Ongoing interviews will be conducted as soon as applications are received.  Apply immediately to be considered for the position.  A valid California Driver’s License is required. A California DMV printout showing driving record is required before date of hire.  Driving record must meet Town of Windsor driving standards.  A Background and fingerprint check will be completed before date of hire. 

Applications can be submitted online by visiting the Town of Windsor website at  Resumes will not be accepted without completing an online application.
Please note:  Town of Windsor employees do not contribute to Social Security but instead are on a pension plan.  This Extra Help position does not include medical, dental, or retirement benefits.  This is a part time position and no paid holidays or vacation are included.  Extra Help Employees may be eligible for state mandated sick leave benefits. 


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