Laboratory Technician

Branchburg, New Jersey

Type: Contract-to-Hire

Category: Scientific & Clinical

Job ID: 146461

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

Title:  Lab Technician
Hours:  Full Time, 40 hours, 1st shift
Location:  Branchburg, NJ


  • Follows all SOPs established in the R&D Process
  • Prepares laboratory-scale batches of skin care products following the state-of-the-art methods of formulating for stability, cost, aesthetics, and efficacy
  • Generates innovative, non-traditional skin care products with the potential to exceed the state-of-the-art attributes of currently marketed products.  Work is done independently or in concert with raw material supplier or technology center.
  • Develops formulations to Internal Marketing specifications
  • Identifies and interprets variations in product, equipment and procedures which may affect final results
  • Documents experiments in laboratory notebook following internal SOP’s
  • Possesses familiarity with the equipment and instruments used to evaluate long-term product integrity such as pH, viscosity, Specific Gravity, Hardness, Penetration, Physical stability at different thermal and light conditions
  • Verifies formulas, procedures and specifications before initial pilot/production run
  • Works with processing engineers to set up procedures for scale-up.  Monitors all pilot and first production batches 
  • Maintains current knowledge of new raw materials and technology via meetings with suppliers and seminars
  • Is familiar with the techniques used to evaluate product attributes and aesthetics
  • Carries out any additional assignments as directed by supervisor


  • AS/BS in chemistry or biochemistry
  • Specific Gravity, pH meter, viscosity
  • Moderate knowledge of Computers, chemicals Used, Lab Equipment, writing and strong reading skills
  • Willing to adapt and take on a variety of responsibilities from testing to cleaning glassware
  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs (minimal)

Joule a System One division is seeking a Lab Technician for our client.   With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 40 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services.  For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.