Materials Production Technician in Pittsburgh, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Job #:  1001367
Apex Systems is looking for Lab Technicians in the Cheswick, PA area!


•For immediate consideration please send an updated copy of your resume to Jalen at jrandolph@apexsystems.com with 'Lab Tech Cheswick, PA' in the subject line


Responsibilities: 
  • Sample processing and handling of chemicals including isocyanates 
  • Physical property testing and characterization 
  • Data entry, processing, and documentation 
  • Physical ability to lift 50 lbs. as well as manipulate and transport samples and lab materials 
  • Maintain and improve lab space and equipment 
  • Other duties as appropriate for a laboratory technician position 
  • Willingness to pick up new responsibilities in a research environment, accept feedback and training, and maintain practices individual is trained to 
  • Adherence to safe work practices and compliance with all environmental, health, safety and security protocols as specified by the company's personnel or documented procedures 

Qualifications:
  • Good cooperative interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Ability to work proactively either independently or in a team 
  • Proficiency with MS Windows and MS Office; with a particular emphasis on MS Excel 
  • Experience with standardized testing methods 
  • Rudimentary understanding of statistics and experimental methods 
  • Fundamental understanding of physical and mechanical properties of materials 
  • Experience maintaining/repairing electrical and/or mechanical devices 
  • Aptitude with hand tools and simple metal working/fabrication 
  • Demonstrated experience in conducting scientific experimentation and documentation (report writing) 



Education: 
  • Minimum education of an Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in a science, technology, and/or engineering related field (e.g.: chemistry, material science, polymer science, mechanical engineer, plastics engineer, chemical engineer, engineering technology) or 2 years of experience in a manufacturing or manufacturing support role.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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