Sample Control Technician


Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID



New Orleans

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD16.00/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Lake Charles, LA - (USA) 4310 Ryan Street Suite 116 LA Lake Charles , LA 70601



Job Description


The main function of a sample control technician is to log and track the receipt and shipment of all samples into and out of the laboratory and verify receipt of samples.

Job Responsibilities:

-Receives and unloads incoming samples or consignments in accordance with DOT regulations and verifies receipt against Chain of Custody (COC), matches it to the corresponding quote and notes discrepancies daily.

-Logs samples into Lab Management System daily to assign a lot number for tracking purposes and distributes paperwork to Project Managers.

-Labels samples so they may be identified by the lot number assigns and delivers samples to appropriate labs for analysis daily.

-Prepares bottle kits daily to be shipped to clients to collect samples and return for analysis ..

Forwards samples to other laboratories in accordance with DOT regulations as needed to run tests that are not performed at that location..

-Monitors freezer and cooler temperatures daily to confirm that the readings are within SOP guidelines.

-Maintains and promotes safety and conducts all operations in a safe and environmentally compliant manner.

-Stocks and supplies inventory daily and assists with inventory of supplies to maintain proper quantity of materials to perform tasks appropriately.


Basic knowledge of laboratory and testing procedures

Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills.