Chemical Laboratory Technician Job Description Sample
Laboratory Maintenance - Chemical Development
Laboratory Maintenance in Albany, NY
AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
The Laboratory Maintenance role is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by ensuring that our labs run smoothly and that our scientific staff have everything they require for the development of pharmaceuticals.
Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients' lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.
In this role, you will:
Conduct laboratory operations in a safe and responsible manner.
Maintain the laboratory equipment in a clean, organized and orderly manner:
Wash, dry, and put away chemistry glassware
Wipe down lab benches;
Sweep and mop lab floors;
Refill solvent bottles and prepare solutions
Follow responsible actions regarding chemical waste disposal. Maintain compliance with all regulations at the federal, state, and local levels
Assist scientists with operations involving some technical manipulations, if appropriate
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic individual as a Chemical Technician for our Performance Products Division at our Huntsman Advanced Technology Center located in The Woodlands, Texas.
This job exists to assist Performance Products Industrial Additives business to achieve its profitability goals. The person in this role will perform assigned laboratory duties according to established procedures and protocols and ensure that results are reported in a timely and accurate manner.
What will be expected from you?
Maintain a safe work environment by complying with safety policies and procedures and by following safe work practices for personal and team member safety
Conduct laboratory studies efficiently, carefully, accurately, and correctly while striving to meet the required deadlines
Run experiments and collect data. Keep accurate records and understand the test principles
Calibrate, maintain, and operate analytical equipment and train other users
Maintain laboratory hygiene by keeping work areas neat, orderly, and clean. Maintain laboratory equipment by ordering parts, doing routine maintenance, performing quality checks and calling for repairs when necessary. Order chemicals for experiments. Safely dispose of chemicals and waste according to site requirements
Solve problems and seek guidance when necessary
Essential functions require presence in the workplace on a regular basis and an ability to work extra hours if needed. If applicable, ability to work overtime or flexible hours may be needed to ensure required experimental objectives.
Work collaboratively with team members with different backgrounds and perspectives.
Assists other employees in accomplishments of Huntsman company goals. Follows instructions and performs other duties as may be assigned by supervisor, engineers or scientists.
Participates in Environmental, Health, & Safety initiatives as set forth by the company. Participates in and completes company-required training programs.
What are we looking for in the ideal candidate?
Associates Degree in a technical field such as chemical technology, biology, etc. and 3+ years of relevant lab experience
5+ years of relevant experience may be accepted in lieu of an Associate's Degree
Basic laboratory experiment/operation skills
Prior experience with paints and dispersants is preferred but not required
Prior experience in formulation technology is preferred
Ability to generate accurate, repeatable experimental results by required deadlines
Effective verbal and written communication skills. A monthly report will be required
High levels of energy, initiative, enthusiasm, flexibility, and self-control
Creative problem-solving ability
Ability to handle multiple projects effectively and to stay focused
Ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment (professionally giving and receiving feedback on performance)
What can we offer you?
Huntsman offers unsurpassed opportunities to build a successful future. We are a global specialty chemical company with locations in 30 countries around the world, employing over 11,000 associates. Our diverse portfolio creates a range of career fields including manufacturing, research and development, technical services, sales and marketing, customer service – and the list goes on. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package which includes: medical, vision and dental, basic life insurance, AD&D insurance, and 401k. Here, you can make an impact and make a difference. Come join us!
Wafer Production And Chemical Technician
Associate's degree in related discipline or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience and soldering.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required. The selected applicant will be subject to random drug screening in accordance with contract requirements.
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Wafer Production and Chemical Technician that supports the semiconductor manufacturing operations in support of mission requirements. The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Process wafers through wet etch, dry etch and metal etch
Perform tool chemical changes
Perform particle and etch rate checks
Move chemicals to/from storage and to tools as needed
Monitor and maintain proper chemical inventories and expiration dates
Empty and remove chemical waste containers
Other assigned foundry maintenance and support activities
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee must regularly work in an office and in the customer cleanroom facilities
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Candidates should demonstrate a thorough understanding of semiconductor manufacturing, chemical handling operations, and safety precautions
Familiar with Microsoft Office applications – Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Candidate must display good written and oral communication skills and cognitive abilities
Practice creative thinking and ideation to advance our business performance
Deliver innovative, flexible, integrated solutions to meet customer's changing business need
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran
Process Technician - Magna Seating Chemical Technologies
Company IntroductionMagna Seating Chemical Technologies is a division of Magna Seating located in Swanton, Ohio. Magna Seating develops and manufactures seating systems, seat structure and mechanism solutions, and foam and trim products for the automotive industry.
Job IntroductionResponsible to set up and operate the Magna Seating Chemical Technologies Process Equipment. Produce parts required for development, foam trouble shooting, testing and limited preproduction runs.
Able to read blueprints and pour required parts. Communicate and work with team to ensure the chemicals and tooling necessary to produce desired parts are in place. Submit parts for testing as required. \r
Major ResponsibilitiesResponsible for programming robot, switching chemicals, setting up the pour weight, ratio, carrier settings, operating metering equipment including the mold heaters, chiller, hydraulics, carriers and produce parts. \r
Works with team to develop parts for evaluation. Responsible to trouble shoot the foam and equipment issues.
Feeds back to team status of tasks and any issues or concerns. Responsible to track Process setup and material usage.\r
Document and analyze test data on parts.\r
Follows all safety rules and company policy's\r
Other duties as assignment by management \r
Ensures conformance to all established policies, procedures, and rules as defined by Health and Safety systems, in compliance with OSHA, MIOSHA, EPA, MDEQ, and Magna Corporate.\r
If there is a reason to believe that any equipment or physical condition of the workplace is likely to endanger the employee or co-worker, or is in contravention of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) notify management immediately.\r
Knowledge and EducationAssociates Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering Technology, or High School Diploma and equivalent experience
Work ExperienceMinimum 2 years experience in Process Engineering Technologies
Skills and CompetenciesMolded polyurethane processing experience a plus. \r
Good communications skills are essential. Automotive industry experience also desired. \r
Familiarity with process equipment (robotics, hydraulics, spray equipment, pumps, etc.)and a strong ability to solve problems & multi-task in a fast-paced environment\r
Duties include but are not limited to: SPC data collection, interpretation, & analysis; alarm troubleshooting, AQP sampling, DOE\r
Laboratory Technician 1- 2Nd Shift
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Laboratory Technician 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located at the Rancho Carmel Facility in San Diego, CA. 2nd shift hours are from 3:30pm - 1:00 a.m. PST.
The Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment. A&TN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development and production for our software- defined
radio programs. A&TN programs include the communications, navigation and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Establish Electro Static Discharge (ESD) certification of work stations throughout the facility and maintaining a record of due dates and expirations.
Sets up ESD certification of new work stations as they are deployed.
Responsible for all chemical material used in production.
Keeps shelf life information current.
Keeps records of inventory in production.
Works in compliance with the Health and Safety procedures.
Maintains inventory of adequate supplies for spare parts for process equipment.
Performs routine maintenance on process equipment per Solumina Preventive Maintenance process.
Assembles benches, cart and shelving for the Production floor.
Installs and maintains dry nitrogen hoses and guns at all the assembly work stations.
Maintains the chemical storage area.
Performs other maintenance and repair tasks when necessary.
AA degree or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline with some related experience OR 4 years of experience maybe considered in-lieu of degree.
Must be able to troubleshoot and repair various production process equipment.
Must have good mechanical skills.
Must have basic understanding of electrical theory.
Knowledge of Electro Static Discharge (ESD) structure.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Proficient in understanding electrical theory.
Proficient in mechanical knowledge.
Proficient knowledge of chemical storage.
Knowledge of Solumina.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Chemical Process Technician
Who We Are:
Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ more than 17,500 people worldwide and reported 2018 net sales of $11.6 billion. Ball is dedicated to creating an inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Ball Corporation is committed to recruiting, training, compensating and promoting regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, age, or veteran status.
For more information, visit www.ball.com, or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.
Primary Purpose of Position:
Performs tasks and provides services to support the plant's production goals, overall business plans and objectives as directed.
Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures a specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work assignment.
Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
Receives, stores, and handles hazardous and non-hazardous acids, caustics, oils and other process materials keeping accurate records of all materials received and shipped.
Monitors and adjusts wastewater systems and sludge removal for EPA compliance.
Advises management of any violations of environmental procedures regarding labeling, storage or spills of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.
Performs troubleshooting on production and support equipment as required.
Performs preventative maintenance on production and support equipment as required.
Conducts inspection of in-process materials and in-process and finished product.
Responsible for replenishing supplies, materials, and parts required for assigned area.
Performs record keeping duties as required under the direction of management.
Accesses, inputs, and retrieves information from the computer.
Supplies and maintains required hand tools.
May perform various lab chemical functions for assigned area.
Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for area of responsibility.
Broad training in a related field usually acquired through high school education or equivalent.
Job related experience for 2 year(s) minimum
Working knowledge of the following areas: basic knowledge of environmental regulations; knowledge of chemicals, oils, soluble oil compounds, water treatment process techniques, and/or chemical related manufacturing operations; nomenclature of all assigned equipment and products.
Ability to apply standard evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard chemical process techniques, procedures, and criteria.
Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.
Must follow company policies, procedures, practices, and standards of conduct as outlined in the Ball Corporation manuals.
Maintains an awareness and complies with hazardous waste management and other environmental management requirements in the workplace by attending scheduled training sessions.
Thorough understanding of the operating principles of all assigned equipment.
Ability to identify product defects.
Ability to effectively train personnel.
Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.
Ability to use hand and power tools.
Ability to perform proper handling of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.
Must maintain professional competence, ethical integrity, knowledge, and skills.
Relocation for this position is Available
Ball Corporation offers comprehensive benefits packages, including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, ESPP, and retirement plans.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.
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Receive and reconcile Anatomic Pathology specimens for order entry, including rejection of specimens (when applicable)
Perform order entry of all Anatomic Pathology specimens into Pathology LIS
Perform problem solving of specimens, including extensive phone triage
Maintain QC logs for problem cases
Triage Anatomic Pathology specimens for various laboratories
Notify resident/staff of specimens requiring immediate attention
Prepare cases for grossing/make cassettes
Operate, maintain, troubleshoot and perform routine maintenance for lab instrumentation, including maintaining equipment maintenance records
Maintain an inventory of chemicals used in the laboratory, including maintaining a manifest, and appropriate storage and labeling
Reconcile and distribute assets from the pathology lab
Retrieve OR specimens from within the OR and floors
Pick up Anatomic Pathology specimens from all of the departments various locations and deliver to a central receiving area
Gross non-complex samples (if qualified)
Section frozen tissue and stain
Process specimens and prepare specimen slides and cell blocks using various methods, including staining, coverslipping and labeling of slides
File department assets- blocks and slides
Package specimens and slides for transport
Track assets in Pathology tracking system
Maintain and stock supplies/inventory for all the different Anatomic Pathology areas
Manage biohazard and chemical waste, including collection and proper disposal
Maintain records and documentation required in managing the daily workflow and provide QC/QA monitors
Assist with the orientation and training of the other employees.
Demonstrate interpersonal skills required to successfully performing as a team member in a constantly changing environment.
Maintain confidentiality regarding all phases of laboratory work and findings
Comply with all the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers Mission, Vision, Values and Goals.
High school diploma is required.
This position requires frequent standing/walking for long periods of time and the ability to lift up to 20 lbs. Travel between sites may be required.
A Bachelor's degree or an Associate's degree with equivalent experience preferred but not required.
Reasonable knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment used in laboratory activities is desirable.
Previous experience in performance of standard laboratory procedures is highly desirable.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Job Opening ID168812
Working TitleLaboratory Technician
Job TitleLaboratory Technician
Work LocationMichigan Medicine - Health Sys
Ann Arbor, MI
Organizational GroupUm Hospital
DepartmentUMH Surg/Necropsy Path
Posting Begin/End Date2/20/2019 – 3/06/2019
Paid Time OffYes
Career InterestPatient Care Services
Chemical Technician II
Job Description: SummaryTechnical resource to maintain a competitive manufacturing organization in a performance-based team environment.
Summary of Position with General
Technical resource to maintain a competitive manufacturing organization in a performance-based team environment.
Essential Job Functions:
Participate in and support the Facilities' Management and Quality System.
Provide technical support to manufacturing Teams, including troubleshooting and improving production equipment and tooling used in conjunction with manufacturing.
Design, develop, qualify, and test engineering samples, processes, and equipment in support of New Volume Opportunities, Cost Reduction Programs, and Continuous Improvement Projects.
Perform laboratory procedures, such as preparing test batches of formulations, conducting tests, making observations, and designing and executing experiments.
Author technical reports, including CR's
Develop and perform validation studies, and materials qualifications.
Trouble-shoot processes, equipment and quality issues. Support and lead Failure Investigations. Develop and implement Corrective Actions.
Exercise independent judgment to perform job responsibilities, including taking a lead role in managing projects.
Perform other duties as assigned
Math skills up to and including trigonometry with basic statistical skills.
Ability to operate chemical, mechanical and electronic measurement and test equipment including FTIR, Viscometer, pH meter, and Hydrometer.
Competence in safely operating laboratory equipment, handling chemicals, preparing mixes and other chemical formulations.
Ability to maintain neat accurate lab notebooks and other documentation.
Ability to author technical reports
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and to interface with co-workers at all levels.
Additional Desirable Qualifications:
Prior experience and knowledge in coating, Urethane, and adhesive chemistry will be helpful.
Must be self-motivated and have a positive attitude.
Prior experience in managing multiple projects is desired.
Education and/or Experience:
Minimum two (2) years of college level studies or associates degree in a technical field.
Three years of on-the-job experience as a chemical technician.
Occasionally requires light physical effort as in periods of prolonged standing, sitting at files or work tables or bending, stooping or reaching and/or occasional lifting of light items (i.e. up to 30 lbs).
Requires some exposure to chemicals used in manufacturing processes.
Some minor physical inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work situation (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.).
Frequent exposure to situations requiring precautions due to the potential for minor injury or other health hazards.
On-the-Job, SOP's required for position and GMP.
Primary Work LocationUSA NY - Glens Falls
Diagnostic Medical Laboratory Technician (Nights)
What's in it for you?
Are you a clinically-trained MLT looking to use your skills in a whole new way? Are you a Vet Tech looking to grow your career in laboratory diagnostics?
As a Medical Laboratory Technician at IDEXX, you will be a key contributor at one of the largest veterinary diagnostic companies in the world. You will perform laboratory testing that helps veterinarians diagnose and treat pets across the United States. You will join a fast-paced work environment that encourages teamwork and quality, and offers opportunities for personal growth.
This is a full time night position with excellent potential for growth.
This is a full time, third shift position with hours Monday-Friday and a rotating Saturday-Sunday night shift. Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of the position. Adherence to attendance-related policies and expectations is critical to this position.
What can you expect?
You will be using automated analyzers, microscopes and other laboratory diagnostic tools to perform analyses and tests that diagnose animal illnesses, injuries and diseases in support of veterinarian animal treatment. You will be responsible for setting up and running lab tests, and reading and releasing results according to SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures). You can expect to specialize in one or more of the following areas:
Examining samples to identify parasites, utilizing fecal flotation and various microscopic techniques.
Testing blood and other samples for the presence of viral and bacterial disease by detecting antibodies (AB) or antigens (AG).
What do you need to succeed?
High School Diploma or equivalent required, 2, 3 or 4 year degree in Science-related field preferred.
Certification as a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT - Registered, Licensed or Certified through American Veterinary Medical Association accredited program-AVMA) or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) (American Society of Clinical Pathology-ASCP), or military equivalent a plus.
- Typically 0-1+ years' experience.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Laboratory skills, with experience setting up, running and reading lab tests and operating lab instruments.
General science background, including hematology/chemistry helpful.
Attention to detail.
Organized with ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Communication skills, both verbal and written.
Positive, can-do attitude.
Knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) as appropriate.
Supervisory skills, if a lead position.
Personal computer skills, including strong typing ability and proficient use of Microsoft Office.
Extensive sitting, phone and computer use.
Capable of standing continuously for up to 2 hours.
Extend and reach with hands and arms and use hands and fingers.
Occasionally required to climb, balance, bend, stoop, kneel or crouch.
May be required to lift, move and carry up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Hearing acuity sufficient to effectively communicate with customers and Employees via telephone and in person.
Ability to communicate verbally on phone and in person.
Fluency in the English language.
Extended hours may be required.
Some travel required.
Laboratory environment with potential biohazards present.
Potential for exposure to agents known to cause zoonotic disease in humans and use of potentially hazardous chemicals as defined by the National Hazard Communication Standards. A complete list of such chemicals is available from department supervision.
Reliable and dependable attendance is an essential function of the position. Adherence to attendance-related policies and expectations is critical to this position.
Does this sound like the opportunity for you? Apply Today!
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Chemical Technician - Chemical Plating - 2Nd Shift
A Plating Operator is actively involved in various processes within the plating department to include etching, stripping and oxidizing PCB panels. Maintain the work area in a safe manner while working with chemical processes and using high speed pressure equipment. Must meet or exceed output targets by understanding the product flow and handling procedures within the department. A Plating Operator will be exposed to hazardous waste while performing daily job duties. Operators will undergo Chemical Handling training prior to the start of performing these duties and will actively participate in ongoing hazardous waste and chemical handling training.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate wet process equipment for PCB panel processing through functions which include manual copper plating, solder plating, silver immersion, gold immersion, electroless copper, electrolytic gold, outer layer etching, organic coating, and hot air level processing.
Set and maintain chemical processing equipment within operational parameters
Cautiously load racks in plating tanks while ensuring proper temperature/current of baths
Read blueprints and traveler documents to produce and move products according to customer specifications and to verify that all previous operations were completed
Follow work flow dispatch as required while making allowances for schedule changes in response to Hot Jobs and customer requirements
Immediately report any and all quality issues with panels and chemical baths to supervisor and/or Process Engineers
Assist Process Engineers in running chemical process evaluations
Perform preventative maintenance on all chemical machines
Use all required Personal Protective Equipment
Complete all internal departmental documentation accurately
Follow all safety measures when handling chemicals and hazardous waste with regard to use, mixing and disposing chemicals
Have a thorough knowledge of process chemistry
Good hand/eye coordination
Ability to lift 40 pounds without straining
Ability to stand throughout entire shift
Ability to read, write and communicate in English to the degree necessary to perform the job
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
Two years of experience in the Wet Process department preferable or related chemical environment
- Must comply with TTM Export Control Policies and Procedures and all applicable laws including ITAR, EAR and OFAC including but not limited to: a) being able to identify ITAR product on the manufacturing floor and understand that access to these products and related technical data is restricted to only US Citizens and US Permanent Residents; b) recognition of Foreign Person visitors by badge differentiation.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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