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Job Summary

Company
Henkel
Location
Bay Point, CA
Industries
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Employee
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code
4305_180003IC

Quality Lab Technician

About the Job

Description:


Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?


 

What we offer\:


·       Inspects and decides accept/reject status of incoming
raw materials, semi-finished goods, and finished goods according to defined
instructions, procedures and methods.



  • Performs and interprets results of chemical
    analytical tests including but not limited to\:











o   
DSC
reports (differential scanning calorimetry)


o   
HPLC
chromatograms


o   
FTIR
spectra (Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy)



o   
Rheometer
reports


o   
Auto
titration curves


 




  • Performs and interprets wet chemical and
    physical testing including but not limited to\:



o   
Density
measurements


o   
Titration


o   
pH



  • Performs and interprets results of mechanical
    tests including but not limited to\:











o   
Micrometer
and caliper measurements


o   
Durometer


o   
Tensile
strength


o   
Compressive
strength



o   
Modulus
of elasticity


o   
Extensometer
offset and strain


o   
Climbing
drum peel


 



·       Performs and reports calculations using basic
arithmetic.


·       Uses MS Excel to chart results using the tools of
SPC (statistical process control) & SQC (statistical quality control) to
analyze and interpret data.


·       Records data in lab notebooks, process
documentation, computer databases such as SAP, and creates professional test
reports.



  • Maintains lab equipment in proper working
    order and performs verifications.


  • Troubleshoots instrumentation failures.



·       Reviews and provides recommended improvements to QC
standard laboratory procedures (SLPs).


·       Participates in measuring system analysis testing.


·       Participates in customer and regulatory audits.


·       Participates in continuous improvement efforts.


·       Identifies root causes for testing related out of
specification results.




·       Complies with all Safety, Health, and Environmental
rules, procedures and regulations.


 

Qualification:

Who we are looking for\: 




  • High school diploma/GED and 3-5 years of QC
    experience, or a bachelor’s degree in a science field.


  • PC proficiency in Microsoft Office products,
    specifically excel tabling and charting. Lotus Notes, SAP, and other database
    experience preferred.


  • Experience with analytical equipment, wet chemistry
    techniques, and/or mechanical testing apparatuses.


  •  Strong work ethic, self-motivated and ability to
    drive projects to desired results.


  •  Sound communication skills, focused on problem
    solving and interdepartmental teamwork.


  •  Ability to balance changing priorities in a dynamic
    team environment.


  •  Desire and ability to work on requested shift. Training
    rotations may occur on a different shift than the application states, and can
    take 1-3 months to complete. Shifts may include 1st, 2nd, 3rd shifts as well as
    weekends. 


  •  Strong commitment to safety, with demonstrated
    investment in safety improvement activities 




 Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


Apply online if this sounds like your next challenge. Click on apply and get one step closer to starting your new job at Henkel.


Discover more\: www.henkel.com/career

 

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