Pace Analytical Services, Inc. Lab Technician in Huntington, Indiana

The main function of a chemical technician is to conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials. A typical chemical technician is either a research technician that works in an experimental lab or a process control technician who works in a manufacturing setting. The research technician works on research and development and collects samples or produces compounds. The process control technician focuses on quality assurance and production processes.

Hours: Two openings: 5 AM - 3:30 PM or 3 PM - 1 AM

Note: This position is expecetd to last 11 weeks.

  • Monitor product quality to ensure compliance to standards and specifications

  • Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests, and analyses using techniques such as chromatography, spectroscopy, physical and chemical separation techniques, and microscopy

  • Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials

  • Compile and interpret results of tests and analyses

  • Provide technical support and assistance to chemists and engineers

  • Prepare chemical solutions for products and processes following standardized formulas, or create experimental formulas

  • Maintain, clean, and sterilize laboratory instruments and equipment

  • Write technical reports or prepare graphs and charts to document experimental results

  • Order and inventory materials to maintain supplies

  • Associate's degree in applied science or related field required. Bachelor's degree in chemistry or biology preferred

  • 0-2 years experience required

  • Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability

  • Team player and detail oriented

  • Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo

  • Basic knowledge of the aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the process affects the environment, and safety of workers and consumers

ID: 2018-2162

External Company Name: Pace Analytical Services, LLC

External Company URL: http://www.pacelabs.com/

Street: 970 East Tipton St, IN 46750