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Lab Technician in Decatur, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

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Job #:  977610

Job Description:
- Perform Data analysis, wet chem, dry solids, titrations etc. 
- Exposure to chromatography is a plus. 
-  B.S in the Sciences(not a must)
- Any college coursework in a lab experience is a must 
The entry level position is designed to train the new technician on each of the four (4) analytical aisles in the QC laboratory. In this role, they will prepare process and finished product samples; perform analytical testing using instrumental and wet chemistry procedures, and record results using computerized data systems.
Aside from learning the aisle responsibilities, entry level technicians must also:
  • Complete both plant and laboratory safety orientations
  • Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by complying with all department and plant safety policies.
  • Understands that accidents are preventable and that safety is everyone’s responsibility.
  • Reacts immediately to eliminate any hazards, unsafe equipment and/or acts.  Additionally insures that any accidents, injuries and near misses are reported immediately to area supervision.
  • Performs at least one Laboratory Safety audit per month.
  • Willingness and ability to work within the time demands of a 24/7/365 workday operation.
  • Participation is encouraged in a plant safety committee and in the SOR (Safety Observations) and VBS (Value Based Safety) programs
  • Demonstrate sufficient math skills to perform calculations associated with lab testing.
  •  Demonstrate ability to accept instruction, coaching, and constructive criticism as tools for continuous improvement
  •  Demonstrated computer skills
  • Perform other duties as assigned by quality department management.

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