Chemical Laboratory Technician

Employer
Yoh
Location
Abbottstown, PA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Description:The successful candidate, as a member of the Physical Testing Group, performs standard physical tests on a range of materials including polyurethanes, polycarbonate-based thermoplastics, thermoplastic polyurethanes, and coatings.Responsibilities: Receipt and verification of testing requests and sample materialsPreparing specimens, set-up of test equipment and appropriate test methodsPerforming required testing, verifying results, and electronic reporting and archiving via LIMSScheduling of aging and other time-related sample preparation activities to ensure optimum testing efficiencyFollow corporate guidelines regarding safety and housekeepingSupport other members of the (multi-disciplinary) Physical Testing team where necessary, including providing test specimens or test results for specific requestsAfter training, the employee is expected, with minimal supervision, to organize and carry out testing activities safely, efficiently, and with proper attention to detail to ensure high quality of the test results provided.The candidate must be able to competently and independently operate testing equipment, both computer controlled (software driven) or stand alone, on which the incumbent has been trained.CB1Responsibilities:Receipt and verification of testing requests and sample materialsPreparing specimens, set-up of test equipment and appropriate test methodsPerforming required testing, verifying results, and electronic reporting and archiving via LIMSScheduling of aging and other time-related sample preparation activities to ensure optimum testing efficiencyFollow corporate guidelines regarding safety and housekeepingSupport other members of the (multi-disciplinary) Physical Testing team where necessary, including providing test specimens or test results for specific requestsAfter training, the employee is expected, with minimal supervision, to organize and carry out testing activities safely, efficiently, and with proper attention to detail to ensure high quality of the test results provided.The candidate must be able to competently and independently operate testing equipment, both computer controlled (software driven) or stand alone, on which the incumbent has been trained.