ASG Renaissance QC Lab Technician in Sparks, Georgia

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QC Lab Technician

Category:

Scientific/Laboratory

Ref #:

8038

Type:

Contract

Description:

General duties:

-Organize and prioritize workload. Independently perform routine and non-routine work, support the QC laboratory in testing all samples, if applicable.

-Ability to coordinate and perform multiple/concurrent tasks in an accurate, efficient and timely manner.

-Coordinate and test raw materials and finished products on a daily basis based upon back logs, customer shipment schedules and/or as directed by management.

-Communicate the backlog of samples to be tested to Manager.

-Communicate work schedule(s) to Manager including weekend work to ensure QC testing does not become excessively back-logged.

-As a result of back logged samples, must be able to work occasional overtime.

-In-depth knowledge of test methods, processes, and laboratory equipment for raw material, liquid and finished products.

-Ensure work instructions are aligned with overall company test methods.

-May revise and/or develop laboratory standard operating procedures.

-If applicable, ability to make retarder to meet finished product specifications.

-Responsible for the inspection/preventative maintenance of all laboratory equipment.

-Need to have knowledge of all lab equipment (vicat apparatus, air jet sieve, screen sieves, scratch testing equipment, weigh scale, hardness tester, and if applicable colorimeter).

-Quality Information database system : record test data in a timely manner to enable real time SPC charting and analysis.

-Review SPC data/charts identifying unusual trends, may suggest special causes and assist in corrective action.

-Must notify Management of unusual trend(s).

-Ensure open communication regarding SPC trend(s) with other QC laboratory personnel.

Requirements:

Required:

-Bachelor's Degree (BS) in Chemistry or related science field required OR High School Diploma (or equivalent) with 4 years' experience running HPLC/GC.

-Strong math skills.

-Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel.

-Strong knowledge of analytical techniques, understanding of proper chemical handling, use, storage and disposal.

-Proficiency in laboratory techniques, including but not limited to hands-on use of HPLC and wet Chemistry methods.

-Must be able to work a rotating shift that includes days, nights weekends and holidays.

Preferred:

-2 - 5 years? experience in an Analytical Lab environment.

-Experience in microbiological analysis.

-Experience with Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIR)

Location

Sparks , GA

Minimum Experience (yrs):

Required Education:

Bachelors

Salary:

Open

Benefits: