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S&K Logistics Services Technician, Laboratory in Missoula, Montana

S&K Mission Support, LLC (SKMS), a member of the S&K Family of Companies and owned by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, is actively seeking a Laboratory Technician to join our team. SKT w as formed in 1999 with a vision to become one of the preeminent professional services firms in the country and to provide opportunity and prosperity to the people of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT). Since inception, the enterprise has grown into a family of ten subsidiary companies that support federal and commercial customers around the world.

The Laboratory Technician shall evaluate wildland fire chemicals for possible inclusion on the Forest Service Qualified Products List, and for the continued quality assurance testing once those chemicals are qualified. Laboratory testing includes, but is not limited to, test and sample preparation, conducting experiments, data collection, data documentation and analysis, equipment calibration, maintenance and upkeep, record keeping, report writing and correspondence of test results.

Job Requirements:

Special knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Must possess an excellent understanding of technical issues, ability to communicate verbally and in written form effectively, and the ability to work within U.S. Government contractual realm

  • This position requires the ability to communicate effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

  • Excellent telephone skills and knowledge of troubleshooting using vendors.

  • Success managing multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Adaptable to changing requirements and tasks.

  • Successfully perform basic mathematical functions as required in a business and/or engineering setting.

  • Demonstrate and apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, verbal, or diagram form.

  • Possess problem solving and analytical skills, and the capability to prioritize daily work schedule in keeping with productivity standards.

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual will have knowledge of the Microsoft development suite, and the Microsoft Office suite of software and knowledgeable of Web and Network architectures.


    A minimum of one (1) year of previous experience working in a laboratory setting with various chemicals is required.


    A bachelor’s degree in a science-related field


  • Current drivers’ license

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship

  • The ability to obtain security clearance enabling access to various Government facilities

    All qualifications, education, and experience listed in the job description must be able to be demonstrated at an appropriate level for the position through evaluation of the resume, testing, and an interview process as appropriate. Meeting of all qualifications, education, and experience requirements will be at the discretion of Human Resources and the Hiring Manager.

    Working Conditions: Job is performed in an office setting with exposure to computer screens and requires extensive use of a computer, keyboard, mouse and multi-line telephone system. The work described herein is primarily a modern office setting. Occasional travel may be required.

    S&K Technologies, Inc. is an EEO/AA/Disabled/Veterans Employer.