Pace Analytical

  • Lab Technician

    Job Locations US-IN-Huntington
    ID
    2018-2162
    # of Openings
    2
    Category
    Science
  • Overview

    The main function of a chemical technician is to conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials. A typical chemical technician is either a research technician that works in an experimental lab or a process control technician who works in a manufacturing setting. The research technician works on research and development and collects samples or produces compounds. The process control technician focuses on quality assurance and production processes.
     
    Hours: Two openings: 5 AM - 3:30 PM or 3 PM - 1 AM
    Note: This position is expecetd to last 11 weeks.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Monitor product quality to ensure compliance to standards and specifications
    • Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests, and analyses using techniques such as chromatography, spectroscopy, physical and chemical separation techniques, and microscopy
    • Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials
    • Compile and interpret results of tests and analyses
    • Provide technical support and assistance to chemists and engineers
    • Prepare chemical solutions for products and processes following standardized formulas, or create experimental formulas
    • Maintain, clean, and sterilize laboratory instruments and equipment
    • Write technical reports or prepare graphs and charts to document experimental results
    • Order and inventory materials to maintain supplies

     

    Qualifications

    • Associate's degree in applied science or related field required. Bachelor's degree in chemistry or biology preferred
    • 0-2 years experience required
    • Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability
    • Team player and detail oriented
    • Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo
    • Basic knowledge of the aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the process affects the environment, and safety of workers and consumers

     

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