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Laboratory Analyst - Microbiology - South Pasadena

LA Testing Inc./ EMSL Analytical, Inc., one of the largest environmental testing firms in the United States, is currently seeking a full time Laboratory Analyst - Microbiology for its South Pasadena, CA laboratory location. Join our team to support healthy indoor air quality and in helping people live and breathe better.

No lab experience is necessary, just a desire to learn technical skills and become proficient in common lab procedures. On-the-job training will be provided. Trained analysts are welcome to apply!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Preparing and identifying a variety of environmental samples for fungal structures using optical and phase contrast microscopy. (We do not test clinical samples)
Maintaining quality control records as needed and some clerical work may be involved for data entry.

High School Diploma or equivalent.
Must be willing to work with microscopes, analytical balances, biological safety cabinets, and learn good lab practices.
Must be able to distinguish colors in order to perform the analysis.
Good computer skills are important for data entry tasks.
Must have attention to detail and be willing to learn analytical skills.
Must be able to work independently and within a team.
Must be able to work under strict timelines in order to and meet our clients’ deadlines.

Available Shift:
Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; training shift to start will be Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

EMSL encourages all employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccination to protect themselves and other employees.

For consideration, all candidates must apply through our company website:

LA Testing/EMSL Careers Center Website:

LA Testing offers a wide array of analytical testing services to support environmental investigations focused on asbestos, mold & bacteria (microbiology), lead paint, indoor air quality, and industrial hygiene applications.

Our unmatched capacity coupled with a companywide focus on customer satisfaction makes no project too large or too small. Our corporate research and development capabilities allow us to bring new methodologies on line quickly to meet new industry challenges and client needs.

We are committed to providing reliable, defensible data in a standardized and user-friendly format. Rapid turnaround and competitive prices make the dependable results you get that much more valuable.

LA Testing...delivering unmatched quality!

LA Testing/EMSL Offers full time benefits: medical, dental, 401(k), voluntary benefits, paid time off, holiday pay. FSA.

For more information about LA Testing please visit our web site at

EOE including Veterans and Disabled