ASG Renaissance QC Lab Technician in Sparks, Georgia
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QC Lab Technician
-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.
-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.
-2 - 5 years? experience in an Analytical Lab environment.
-Experience in microbiological analysis.
-Experience with Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIR)
Sparks , GA
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