Careers at SGS Galson

SGS Galson is committed to providing workers with the data they need to stay safe. We’re a great company, with great people, doing great things. We’ve got an environment where you can fulfill your personal goals and learn from the longevity of the business already in place. We’ll prepare you with the skill set necessary to impact the course of your career and the direction of the company.


Current openings:

Inventory Control Specialist

Full Time Inventory Control Specialist is needed to manage the pumps, air testing equipment, etc. inventory. This new position is based in our East Syracuse, NY office, where the majority of equipment is maintained and housed, and will include the inventory within our three satellite locations. In addition, the Inventory Control Specialist contacts clients as needed and provides support to our Client Services and Pump/Prep groups.

If you are an energetic, detail-oriented individual, with demonstrated telephone, communication and computer skills who is able to multitask and work independently in a fast-paced environment, we are looking for you. Apply today and join our team of professionals.


  • Develop and maintain a reliable inventory list of equipment available.
  • Develop processes for retiring broken/missing equipment, ordering replacements, and projecting future needs based on past data.
  • Contact clients to follow up regarding past-due equipment.
  • Responsible for communicating with client to have a full understanding of any conversation that takes place and documenting the details.
  • Responsible for being 100% thorough when coming in contact with client whether it be verbally, in writing or through their sample submittals.
  • Enters calls and sample preps into lab software “csmenu” daily.
  • Responsible for the timely response to all e-mail, voicemail, verbal and written requests.
  • Consults with clients regarding routine and appropriate analytical methods, sampling media and sampling techniques.
  • Responsible for continually looking for ways to improve processes.
  • Operates within the guiding principles of the company.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • BS degree required in a science-related field
  • Minimum two years experience in Inventory Control preferred.
  • Experience in the industrial hygiene industry is a plus.
  • Demonstrated telephone, communication and computer skills are a must.
  • Able to work Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week.
  • Able to work overtime as required.

Attributes: punctuality; team player with professional and friendly appearance and demeanor; good organizational skills; mechanical aptitude; ability to multi-task and pay attention to detail; ability to operate in a production environment; ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.

Physical Requirements: Ability to sit, stand and/or walk for up to 4 hours at a time. Requires use of hands for simple grasping and fine manipulation to effectively handle delicate samples, equipment and/or small tools. Ability to perform repetitive movements. Requires ability to lift, carry, push or pull up to 30 pounds regularly and up to 50 pounds occasionally. Requires bending, twisting, squatting, and reaching in all directions. Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.

Salary DOE – with a benefit package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Match, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Leave.

SGS Galson Laboratories is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability. SGS Galson Laboratories is a drug-free workplace.

Posted 12/19/2017