Research Technician

  • location: Alpharetta, GA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $25 - $30 per hour

job description

Research Technician

job summary:
Research Lab Technician located in Alpharetta, GA at a leading Chemical Manufacturing organization. This role is responsible to perform a variety of routine and complex analytical procedures in the analysis of polymers, composite materials, and raw materials. To be considered for this position - B.S. degree in Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry or a related discipline with experience in analytical material testing within a laboratory environment. This is a contract opportunity with potential to turn permanent. APPLY NOW!

Qualifications:

  • B.S. Degree in Chemistry, Polymer Science, Material Science, Engineering or related field
  • Must have experience in materials testing (can be combination of academic or work expereicne)
  • Experience performing rheology and thermal testing techniques (capillary rheology, melt flow rate, solution viscosity, DSC, and TGA)
  • Knowledge of analytical lab equipment operation and maintenance
  • Relevant experience in polymer characterization is preferred
 
location: Alpharetta, Georgia
job type: Contract
salary: $25 - 30 per hour
work hours: 8am to 4pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Perform a variety of routine and complex analytical procedures to analyze polymers, composite materials, and raw materials
  • Perform rheology and thermal testing techniques such as capillary rheology, melt flow rate, solution viscosity, DSC, and TGA
  • Developing new analytical methods, operating and maintaining testing equipment, and ensuring the generation of quality data.
  • Report and interpret test results, report data into a LIMS system
  • Understand quality system requirements, such as ISO 17025 and/or ISO 9001. Strict following of ASTM and ISO testing standards
  • Applying statistical techniques to monitor laboratory testing performance and other duties as assigned
  • Troubleshoot and perform preventive maintenance on equipment and/or coordinate maintenance through equipment vendors
  • Ability to write and follow laboratory SOPs
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The essential functions of this role include:

  • standing for 8 hours at one time
 
qualifications:
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 1 year of experience
  • Education: Bachelors (required)
 
skills:
  • Rheology
  • Polymer Science
  • Material Science
  • Research & Development
  • Chemistry

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.

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