Randstad Laboratory Technician in Mount Vernon, Indiana

Laboratory Technician

job details:

  • location:Mount Vernon, IN

  • salary:$22 - $25 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • experience:5 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146746

job description

Laboratory Technician

Contract position: Lab Technician opportunity with a client located in the Mt Vernon, IN area. This contract, potential temp to hire opening will work the day shift and be responsible to perform basic thermal and rheological testing methods, including but not limited to digital scanning calorimetry (DSC), dynamic mechanical analysis (DMA), thermal gravimetric analysis (TGA), thermal mechanical analysis (TMA), and capillary rheometer.

Responsibilities for the Laboratory Technician

  • Use "laboratory information management system" (LIMS) to enter requests and submit materials, obtain work instructions and enter test results, compile and present reports from testing data

  • Assist in the management and continuous improvement of quality processes and compliance to industry standards

  • Initiate discussions with product developers and other requesters to obtain further clarification as needed before extruding/molding/testing, or to communicate results

  • Maintain the laboratory in according to 5S principles

  • Fully participate in lab safety and housekeeping duties

  • Other duties as needed

Requirements for the Laboratory Technician

  • 4 year degree in a STEM field preferred

  • General knowledge and experience with lab equipment

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products, SAP, and LIMS

  • Strong mathematical aptitude

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for internal and external interface

  • Ability to work independently as well as demonstrated teamwork skills

Benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.