R&D Lab Technician de Danvers, MA em ITW

Data de publicação: 9/19/2019

Resumo do Emprego

  • Tipo de funcionário:
    Full-Time
  • Local:
    30 Endicott Street
    Danvers, MA
  • Tipo de cargo:
  • Experiência:
    Not Specified
  • Data de publicação:
    9/19/2019

Descrição do Emprego



SUMMARY:

Performs laboratory duties in weighing, mixing, physical testing and scaling up formulations of existing, improved and new products. Assists in cost savings, manufacturing, and finished goods troubleshooting. Supports and/or completes laboratory tasks to meet R & D and division goals. Collaborates with other departments in support of ITW Polymers Adhesives strategic growth initiatives and ITW Enterprise Strategy.

 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • As directed by the chemist(s), prepares laboratory batches & compounds utilizing scientific principles and methods.

  • Orders and maintains all laboratory supplies including reagents, chemicals, testing substrates and instruments tools/supplies.

  • Under supervision, carries out safe storage, handling, labeling and identification of all laboratory chemicals.

  • Operates testing instruments per manufacturer’s instructions to generate mechanical and analytical data as determined by industry standards.

  • Schedules, coordinates, and maintains all laboratory preventative maintenance and calibrations.

  • Adjusts and creates standard and non-standard test programs in mechanical and analytical laboratory instruments.

  • QC’s lab batches before they are packaged off to ensure they meet specifications.

  • Runs experiments and records data preformed on manufactured batches.

  • Provides a weekly inspection audit report of the R&D lab for safety and organization.

  • Promotes, supports and adheres to all safety, environmental and quality related policies and procedures.

  • Maintains all Laboratory SDSs.

Requisitos do Emprego

•         Minimum Associates Degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, polymer science, polymer engineering, or equivalent discipline and 3 or more years of related industry work experience.

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

•         Highly skilled in operating all laboratory instrumentation.

•         Good at observing changes and drawing logical conclusions.

•         General understanding of ITW business philosophies and strategies.

•         Strong computer skills and proficiency with MS Office.

•         Experience with PC-integrated lab instruments & controls.

•         Strong communication, organizational and investigative skills.

•         Ability to effectively multitask and drive assignments to completion.

•         Grasp of fundamental lab practices, project organization and understanding of material relationships.