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Sample Handler at UL in Northbrook, Illinois

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:


UL is seeking a Sample Handler to join our Sample Handling team in Northbrook, IL!

Contribute to a Safer, More Secure, and More Sustainable World.

At UL, we know why we come to work. Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with one common purpose - to make the world a safer, more secure, and more sustainable place to live. We clear the way for our customers to introduce the latest products, technological advances, and systems in an increasingly complex world so they can provide peace of mind to the market. Our integrity is woven throughout our company and shapes the way we approach and deliver our solutions. We are proud that the work we do every day has a meaningful contribution to society. We continue to build upon our legacy of trusted expertise and partnership to keep our communities safe and secure as we march forward into the future. This helps us to sleep better at night, and we are confident that the millions of people we touch rest easier too.


  • Management of samples from receiving, lab testing to dispatch using database software.

  • Checking samples against sample requirement and raising to Project team any issues.

  • Ensure samples are managed within our quality process.

  • Working with service lines and project team to ensure samples are ready and available for test start in the correct location.

  • Communicating and guiding internal customers on sample return via telephone and email.

  • Support laboratory, engineering and shipping/receiving team.
  • Performs other duties as directed.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency.
  • Ability to operate Forklift required.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Outlook and Excel.
  • Physical demands include, but are not limited to, standing, reaching, stooping/bending, walking, and lifting/carrying objects up to 60lbs.