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Laboratory Technician

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Fortive Corporation
Physical Address

Glenwood, IL 60425
Job Description

LANDAUER emerged in 1954 as the
first organization to recognize and address the risks of radiation. More than
60 years later we are a full-service radiation safety provider recognized for
our unsurpassed innovation and development of worldwide monitoring standards and
technologies. LANDAUER helps organizations achieve their radiation safety
goals through innovation. We explore ideas, embrace technology and continually
identify new opportunities to provide timely solutions for our clients.

As the radiation industry evolves, we remain
committed to improving public health and safety by advancing research,
technology, and services related to radiation measurement and medical physics.
Proprietary technologies like our digital dosimetry platform and leading
optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) technology for measuring radiation
exposure are setting the standard of radiation safety. Everything we do is
focused on providing peace of mind to organizations and individuals with
exposure to ionizing radiation.

We are committed to understanding common
challenges in keeping people safe, complying with regulations, and managing
information requirements. Today we work closely with thousands of companies to
understand their challenges. Our goal is to help develop best practices in risk
mitigation and guide the development of occupational and public health and
safety regulations.


The Analytical Laboratory Department has an
opening on 1st shift. Additional time might be required to be worked
during busy periods.


+ Reviews generated analytical data before
assignment of official doses or analytical results.

+ Collects documentation, performs
evaluations, and corrects anomalies in laboratory activities and implements
preventative measures to eliminate reoccurrence of incidents.

+ Conducts surveillance of operational
aspects and associated work activities of laboratory operations personnel and
implements corrective actions as defined.

+ Must be able to read, write, and
comprehend applicable written and/or oral instructions.

+ Required to maintain neat, accurate and
complete records and files.

+ Must be able to work overtime as needed.

+ Must be physically fit to perform the
above job functions.

+ Must be familiar with and have a working
knowledge of analytical equipment.

+ Must be able to utilize known quantities
to calibrate equipment as assigned.

+ Must be able to work under little

+ Must be able to perform basic
statistical calculations (average and standard deviation) and convert data to
appropriate units.

+ Must have computer knowledge and
experience with various software programs (e.g., word processing and

+ Very good communication skills

Must have successfully passed comprehensive
written examinations and safety training as required.

Must have some mechanical aptitude and be a
quick learner.


Educational Requirements:

+ High school diploma and six hours of college level mathematics, chemistry, physics, or biology related courses.

+ B.S. Degree in an Engineering Discipline-preferred

+ Special Requirements:

+ Prior Landauer experience and knowledge of various Landauer dosimeter types will be a considering factor

+ Candidate must maintain neat, accurate and complete records and files.

Candidate must also have a high degree of self-motivation

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth
company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in
attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s
well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation,
sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise

is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000
research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and
administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team
grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their
careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our
company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information
please visit:

Fluke Corporation is the world leader in the
manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. We
are a dynamic market leader with sound financial health. The Fluke brand has a
reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards
of quality. A wholly owned subsidiary of Fortive Corporation ( ), Fluke is a
multi-national corporation headquartered in the greater Seattle area. We offer
an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven,
quality-focused, and growth-oriented. It is driven by the phenomenally
successful Fortive Business System. Working at Fluke gives you access to a
robust career development process and challenging, “stretch” opportunities.

“The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available at: Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail to request accommodation."

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