Laboratory Technician


Essential Functions & Responsibilities
Executes tasks of quality control testing, including analyzing, recording and reporting accurate results in a timely fashion.

Communicates results with the Process Chemist and if directed, Plant Operators/Supervisor.

Participates in R&D & technical services projects to include gathering necessary raw materials / intermediates.

Assists when requested in testing of materials being worked on related to R&D or Process Improvement • Collects and prepares high quality, accurate samples for customers and prepares for shipment.

Maintains clean and organized lab work area.

As directed, manages lab chemical inventory and stock /storage room re-organization.

Participates in all environmental and safety training as required by Federal, State, County, and Local regulations as well as company policies.

Suggests improvements for safety and compliance.

Promptly reports any safety incidents and participates in incident investigations as requested.

Additional duties may be added or removed as management requires.

Placement Criteria:
Minimum education and practical work experience: bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or related field and 1-5 years' experience working in an analytical lab or similar position, or a suitable combination of education and relevant experience.

Specialized technical/aptitude experience: minimum of 1-5 years' experience and demonstrated knowledge and proficiency with gravimetric and analytic techniques.

Extensive knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the chemical manufacturing industry; previous work and/or substantial knowledge of, including commonlyused concepts, practices, and procedures, within in the thermoset polymer industry is a strongly considered asset.

Demonstrated ability to prioritize workflow and organize diverse material and ability to handle multiple, competing and changing priorities; ability to perform effectively and problem solve without supervision and within established time limits and ongoing deadlines.

Ability to interact and communicate effectively and professionally verbally and in writing, and to provide exceptional service internally and externally.

Relevant computer skills for this position include knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office applications and instrumental software.

Experience with SAGE Platinum for Windows is preferred.

Displays adaptability in learning the use of relevant software and displays comprehension of fundamental computer practices and database management.

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  • Location: Richmond, Missouri
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  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Rust-Oleum
  • Posted: 01-May-2024
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