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East St. Louis, IL, US

Category:  Manufacturing & Engineering Jobs

QC Lab Technician

At allnex, you can go to work knowing you make a lasting impact on the world around you. Our work helps to protect and improve more than 1,000 products; from interior coatings for airplanes and scratch-resistant coatings for smartphones, to corrosion protection for cars, and even printing inks for glossy magazines. We are present in 4 regions, with more than 4,000 employees globally, and serve customers in over 100 countries, which makes allnex the world's leading industrial coatings resins company.

Position overview

Laboratory Technician is responsible for the testing of materials for quality control purposes.

  • Perform all laboratory tests according to written instructions, including existing/ newly introduced equipment
  • Perform mathematical calculations using supplied equations or spreadsheets.
  • Use ERP software for incoming material control, entering QC data, and generating COAs
  • Maintain housekeeping in Laboratory
  • Determine adjustments to correct for deviations of products, including any testing required for blending of rework/off-grade, etc.
  • Weigh-up quantities of raw materials for addition to processes
  • Maintain, identify need to order, and organize (store) laboratory supplies/inventory
  • Perform laboratory equipment calibration per documented procedures and maintain records of calibration as indicated.
  • Prepare daily shift reports and distribute via email
  • Determining corrections for out of range test results
  • Troubleshooting erroneous equipment results
  • Other operations as determined.
Required skills and experience
  • Prior laboratory experience preferred
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed
  • Be able to multitask in a fast paced lab environment, providing accurate results
  • Strong MS Office experience, with a focus on MS Excel
  • Strong in math and chemistry
  • Able to work independently and not requiring constant direction
  • Ability to be flexible in work scheduling and variability in work activitie

Bachelor’s degree in a chemistry or science related field is required

We offer
Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is an equal opportunity employer. All applications will be given equal consideration, regardless of race, sex, age, color, national origin, marital status, religion, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other status or class that is protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Any answers to questions on this Application will not be used to discriminate against any applicant. If you have a concern in this area, please notify the Human Resources Department

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