Lab Analyst 1

Metropolitan Council
St Paul, MN

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4/8/2024 11:59 PM Central

The Metropolitan Council is the regional planning agency for the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area providing essential services to our region: transportation, wastewater treatment, growth and development of local communities, affordable housing programs, and regional park systems.  

Join an award-winning wastewater industry leader in protecting our environment!  The Metropolitan Council’s Environmental Services (MCES) Division operates and maintains the wastewater collection and treatment system in the Twin Cities metropolitan region. 

The Lab Analyst 1 applies academic scientific knowledge and gains hands-on laboratory experience while performing analyses, processing samples, operating laboratory instrumentation, conducting basic analytical troubleshooting, and performing routine data interpretation/reporting.

The Council offers a full benefits package that includes insurance that starts on day one, participation in the MN State Retirement System (MSRS), 13 paid holidays, generous annual leave (vacation/sick) accrual, free Metro Transit rides, and more!

Starting Salary: $29.69 hourly/$61,755 annually

Minimum Requirements:

Education: Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, or related field.

Experience:  No experience required.

WORKING WEEKENDS REQUIRED: Requires working one weekend day per week (either Saturday or Sunday) from 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The workweek will be either Tuesday through Saturday OR Sunday through Thursday. Weekday shifts are typically 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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