Chemical Laboratory Technician

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Exelon Generation
O*Net Code
19-4031.00
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
71800
State
NY
Created
Apr 29, 2021
Updated
Apr 29, 2021

Time-Based Skills

5 skill sets | 45 total skills | 71800 total hours
Safe Work Practices - 1800 req. hrs
Developing awareness of work environment and potential physical plant hazards.
300 hrs
Developing awareness of environmental hazards, such as: solids, liquids, gases.
300 hrs
Implementing emergency response protocol(s) if necessary.
300 hrs
Properly donning and doffing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
300 hrs
Developing awareness and demonstrating compliance with/ addressing safety and health concerns particular to industry, e.g., nuclear, biological, food, pharmaceutical.
300 hrs
Handling and storing equipment safely.
300 hrs
Sample Collection - 15800 req. hrs
Collecting liquids, using appropriate containers/collection methods.
2800 hrs
Collecting solids, using appropriate containers/collection methods.
2800 hrs
Collecting gases, using appropriate containers/collection methods.
2800 hrs
Using hand tools to aid in sample collection, including, but not limited to: wrenches, screwdrivers, cordless drills.
2800 hrs
Maintaining and replacing fittings used when drawing samples.
2800 hrs
Sample Analysis and Laboratory Work: Use of Equipment - 35800 req. hrs
Potentiometer
2000 hrs
Millipore filter
2000 hrs
Chromatograph
2000 hrs
Spectroscope
2000 hrs
Particle analyzer
2000 hrs
Dew point analyzer
2000 hrs
Proportional counters
2000 hrs
Liquid scintillation counter
2000 hrs
Test kits
2000 hrs
Marinelli beakers (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Sample Analysis and Laboratory Work: Sample Analysis - 67800 req. hrs
Total organic carbon
2000 hrs
Alpha/beta radiation (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Dew point
2000 hrs
Conductivity
2000 hrs
Potentiometry (pH analysis)
2000 hrs
Anion/cation
2000 hrs
Atmospheric air sample composition
2000 hrs
Tritium
2000 hrs
Gamma radiation (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Particulate concentration in breathing air and instrument air (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Soluble/insoluble isotopes
2000 hrs
Helium leak detection (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Pollutant presence/concentration in discharge (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Turbidity
2000 hrs
Post-uv sampling (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Preparing and standardizing analytical solutions and samples (if applicable)
2000 hrs
Data Recording, Reporting, Cleanup and Housekeeping - 71800 req. hrs
Collecting data from various pieces of testing equipment.
500 hrs
Comparing data to standards.
500 hrs
Reporting results per employer protocol(s).
500 hrs
Preparing chain of custody documents for samples taken for analysis (if applicable).
500 hrs
Using a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).
500 hrs
Identifying need for maintenance and calibration and performing when required.
500 hrs
Cleaning up work area.
500 hrs
Maintaining inventory and ordering spare parts (if applicable).
500 hrs

Technical Instruction

Safety/Health/Environment
General Workplace Safety
# | 36 hrs
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) required trainings (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) training(s) (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
First Aid & CPR (minimum 6.5 hours every 3 years)
# | 36 hrs
Right-to-Know/Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
# | 36 hrs
Proper use of all trade-related Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
# | 36 hrs
Bloodborne Pathogens
# | 36 hrs
Workplace Skills
Fundamentals of Technical Drawings
# | 36 hrs
Procedures particular to laboratory environment
# | 36 hrs
Corrective Action Program (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
Fundamentals of Mathematics, including Weights, Measures, Ratios, Mixtures
# | 36 hrs
Algebra-Applying formulas and equations
# | 36 hrs
Trade Science
Physics
# | 36 hrs
Principles of Electricity
# | 36 hrs
Material Science
# | 36 hrs
Basic Atomic and Nuclear Physics (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow
# | 36 hrs
Core Protection (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
Basic Chemistry
# | 36 hrs
Water Treatment and Purification (if applicable)
# | 36 hrs
Corrosion
# | 36 hrs