Ashtabula, OH

Lab Technician

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Laboratory Assistant is responsible for conducting analytical data to assist with product and process samples from several departments such as Operations, Engineering, and Environmental.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct basic wet chemistry testing such as pH, conductivity titrations, and gravimetric analysis.
  • Utilize instrumentation including Densitometer, Mercury CVAA, and a spectrophotometer.
  • Prepare and normalize reagents.
  • Certify and release chemical shipments in accordance with DOT regulations.
  • Calibrate laboratory equipment.
  • Enter data using Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Maintain a lab notebook.
  • Follow standard operating procedures to complete analysis.
  • Use basic algebra to complete stoichiometric calculations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High School or Equivalent required.
  • Technical or related degree preferred.
  • Laboratory experience a plus.
  • Ability to work day and night shifts.
  • Ability to stand for at least two (2) hours at a time.
  • Ability to lift, carry and transport 50Ibs.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Clear, concise communication.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Able to work with a sense of urgency.

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.