Dow Chemical South Charleston , WV 25303
The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting opportunity for an Analytical Technologist in South Charleston, WV.
This role exists to perform routine and non-routine analysis for a single or across multiple plant laboratories. The successful candidate will ensure the effective operation of analytical systems and the lab's adherence to ISO management systems. This role will assure the quality of analytical data provided to produce and release products, as well as, implement and verify the performance of new equipment.
Perform routine, non-routine and complex routine analyses
Monitor analytical systems, evaluate validity of data, apply statistics, interpret results, and take appropriate action.
Document, communicate, and archive analytical results, calibration and maintenance data
Schedule and perform work according to the Sample Plan, maintenance and QC schedules.
Schedule and perform calibrations and maintenance of analytical systems.
Manage raw material and product retain samples
Help troubleshoot plant and customer problems.
Implement and verify the performance of new equipment
Perform in-depth troubleshooting of analytical systems.
Perform first line troubleshooting of laboratory IT and data handling systems.
Monitor and maintain calibration standards and consumable items
Assist in adapting and implementing laboratory IT and data handling systems to the needs of the unit.
Be proficient in computers to perform job tasks.
Strong Interpersonal, Facilitative, and Organizational skills.
Effectively interacts with multiple functions and diverse individuals to achieve goals.
Demonstrates excellent decision making skills, ability to prioritize appropriately.
Effectively manages multiple competing priorities.
Strong troubleshooting skills.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Able to communicate with a very diverse population which is spread across the site.
Strong reading comprehension and listening skills.
Strong multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills.
Demonstrate leadership skills - inspire others and lead them through influence.
Able to work with independently with minimal supervision with in an empowered team environment.
Strong work ethic.
Have a high regard for personal safety and the safety of others.
A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.
Able to meet the following physical demands of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations:
Lift, push, and pull up to 55 lbs.
Frequent bending, reaching, and lifting
Stand 50% of the time.
Walk for extended periods of time
Wear all required personal protective equipment, including but not limited to respirator.
DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at www.dow-dupont.com.
The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.
Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits
An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company
Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others
Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.