CHEMISTRY TECHNICIAN at LAKE CITY PLATING in Ashtabula, Ohio

$13 - $13.50/hr with opportunity for Key Chemistry Tech which begins at $17 - $17.50/hr
Full Time
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Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

Summary/Objective The Chemistry Technician position works with the lab, maintenance, quality and production teams to perform analysis, additions, checklists, wastewater monitoring, and other duties as required to control processes within set parameters.

Our Lab works a condensed work schedule.  Therefore, there are typically three (3) days scheduled off each week.

Job Requirements

 

Essential Functions

  • Follow all safety rules 100% of the time
  • Ensure work area is clean and neat
  • Be responsible for returning all equipment used to its proper home
  • Hull cell studies
  • Atomic absorption (AA) spectroscopy
  • Temperature analysis
  • Titrate chemical tanks and record titration results in database; interpret results and add chemical additions
  • Control chromates
  • Assure that all analysis records, checklists, and paperwork are completed and correctly filled out
  • Communicate any issues or anomalies to the Chemistry Lab and Process Manager
  • Troubleshoot issues that arise with the help of the Chemistry Lab and Process Manager and/or Head Chemist’s guidance
  • Ensure wastewater discharge is below regulated limits
  • Occasionally participate in tank preventative maintenance and cleaning

Suggest improvements for safety, quality and efficiency

Competencies

  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • Performance Management
  • Results Driven

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Desired (but not required)

  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Previous experience working in a laboratory and/or working with chemicals in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
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