Environmental Services Careers- ARA


Thank you for your interest in employment at ARA.


Full-time & Part-time in-person positions are available at our laboratory in Portsmouth, NH.


Current Open Positions:

Sample Receiving Technician

Absolute Resource Associates is growing and has an opening in our environmental laboratory for a Sample Receiving Technician.


This is a full time, 30-40 hours per week, position. No prior experince is required. Part time opportunities are also available. 


Your work day will include working with our customer care team:

  •  Receiving samples from our customers
  •  Identifying and labelling sample containers
  •  Providing general customer service
  •  Preparing outgoing sampling supplies
  •  Following specific lab protocol & documentation procedures


Your schedule will be:
Monday through Friday, 8 hour daytime shifts. No nights or weekends.


Additional info:  

Individuals with previous experience in this field may be eligible for additional responsibilities in the company and subsequently higher starting salary.


If you are dedicated, organized, and motivated by team success, have great attention to detail and would thrive in a dynamic work environment, then we would love to hear from you. 


A high school diploma is required, along with experience with Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel.

Some lab experience is preferred, but not required.


If you don’t meet all of the requirements above and have zero understanding of what goes on in an environmental laboratory, yet are excited to learn more about the position, we encourage you to apply anyway! We have a great staff that is excited to work with individuals that are interested in learning and excelling with us.

  •  401(k) with company match
  •  Dental & Health Insurance
  •  Life insurance
  •  Paid time off
  •  Professional development assistance
  •  Retirement plan
  • Company outings, treat days, and lots of camaraderie!


If you would like to submit your resume, click here.




ARA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.


updated 8/2023




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