Process Controller Tech (Entry Level Chemistry Technician)

Employer
Apex Life Sciences
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Lab Support is seeking a Chemist / Process Controller Technician in the Baltimore Area! Description: This position is responsible for obtaining product samples from the production process, preparing the samples for various tests, performing the tests, and analyzing the results, in a high-pace environment. Evaluates data and trends, and makes process decisions based upon relevant data that has significant financial impacts. Recognizes and promptly investigates any product not within established specifications. Inputs and retrieves information from the laboratory data management system. Operates analytical equipment, and is capable to troubleshoot simple equipment problems. Manages lab supplies, including ordering and stocking. This position is in a GMP manufacturing site. This position will ensure compliance with environmental, health, and safety standards, as well as identifying, reporting, and resolving hazards. -The successful candidate will work rotating shifts, which may consist in duration from 8 to 12 hours, to include nights, weekends, and some holidays. Some time will be spent in a production environment near heavy machinery. This position will require standing for long periods of time, and may occasionally lift up to 50 pounds. Experience with the following equipment is preferred: Spectrophotometer Malvern Mastersizer pH meter / Electrode Titrations - Oil & KOH Ohaus Moisture Analyzer Electric Furnace Hegman Grind Gage Dispermat Particle Size - Jet Sieve/Dry Screen; and Wet Screens Mocker apparatus Requirements: To be successful in the role, the candidate must possess a STEM degree, preferably in chemistry or chemical engineering. Two years of experience in a laboratory environment with demonstrated skills in analytical testing, quality controls testing, and /or testing product samples for specification requirements may be substituted. Team leadership skills and the ability to multi-task are critical attributes. Broad chemical plant and / or maintenance knowledge and experience are also a plus. Please contact Lab Support for more information. EEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or 844-463-6178.