chemistry technician




Chemistry technicians monitor chemical processes and conduct tests to analyse chemical substances for manufacturing or scientific purposes. They work in laboratories or production facilities where they assist chemists in their work. Chemistry technicians perform laboratory activities, test chemical substances, analyse data and report about their work.

Alternative label

  • chemistry assistant

  • chemistry laboratory technician

  • production chemistry technician

  • chemical analysis technician

  • nuclear laboratory technician

  • chemical test technician

  • radiochemistry technician

  • manufacturing chemistry technician

  • chemistry laboratory assistant

  • chemistry lab technician

  • nuclear chemistry technician

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