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QA Lab Tech - 34420234

Posted: 05/15/2024

QA Lab Tech - Level I / $15.50-$17.50 /
shift schedule rotates days, nights and Weekends / 12 hour shifts 6p-6a/6a-6p 
 
This position advises, leads, consults, and coordinates with operations, sourcing, supply chain, customer service, technical, and sales 
 
General Duties - Prepare and refill all lab solutions and solvents, as needed. 
- Proper handling, maintenance and disposal of sample retains, per applicable work instructions. 
- Restock lab supplies as needed. Check lab inventories and notify the QA Manager of needs. 
- Proper disposal of waste pails and solvents, as needed. 
- Maintain required laboratory housekeeping standards. 
- Perform customer service duties during off-hours, including receipt and processing of customer orders. 
- Functions as plant security monitor during off business hours. 
- Safe work practices; proper use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 
- Special Projects as designated by QA Management and other job duties, as assigned. 
- Analysis and documentation of calibration standards and audit samples. For incoming Raw Material 
- Analyze materials delivered by certified vendors per the standard procedures for receiving, testing, and verification ensuring that all incoming material meets requirements as listed in QA database. 
- Enter all results into the QA database, if applicable. 
- If materials do not meet specified requirements, notify the QA Management for approval or material disposition. 
- Enter Purchase Order receipts of incoming raw material into ERP/CRM Database, if applicable. 
- Generate product formulations (Process Orders) for the Production department using ERP/CRM Database and Excel formulations 
- Make sure all products do not exhibit non-typical properties that may fall under the required specifications before disposition. 
- Run all tests according to specified test methods to ensure that produced material meets the requirements before disposition to a storage tank, drums, tank truck, or railcar. If not, make recommendations to production to adjust the material into specification, if possible. 
- When batches are completed, enter the batch receipt into ERP/CRM Database. 
- Print domestic bill of lading for shipments. Check pertinent customer information on domestic and international bill of landing before the material is certified. 
- Ensure that the appropriate SDS is attached to the bill of lading. 
- If required, generate a Certificate of Analysis for the material being shipped. 
 
REQUIREMENTS
-some physical work that can involve routine lifting, climbing, bending, stooping, crouching, and standing for long hours. 
- Must be able to safely perform all the duties of the job - Ability to safely lift up to 40lbs. 
- Must be able to pass a post-offer/pre-placement drug screen, background check, job-related pulmonary function test. 
 
SKILLS & ABILITIES - Must be self-motivated with a can-do attitude. - Ability to work independently and with a team, required. - Attention to detail and accuracy are critical. - Strong analytical skills, required. - Must be proficient in math and possess knowledge of basic chemistry, lab equipment/instrumentation, standard lab, and safety procedures. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills, required. - Must be able to become proficient with lab related software and equipment. 
 
QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED - High School Diploma, or equivalent, with 1 year of experience working in a technical lab OR Bachelor’s Degree in a Science discipline, is required. (Chemistry degree, preferred.) - Department of Transportation (DOT), and International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG) training experience, preferred. - SAP experience, preferred.

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