WescoAircraft is a dynamic, global company looking for enthusiastic team members tosupport our vision: To generate value in everything we do every day as a highlyengaged team delivering the best customer experience. We invest in ouremployees, providing outstanding opportunities for career progression andpersonal development. We invite you to explore a career with our Wesco AircraftCustomer Operations Team.
TheChemical Lab Technician is accountable for representing Wesco Aircraft values,quality and commitment, and performing value added functions of chemicalmanagement on the customer site. This person is responsible for consistentinteraction with various customer site personnel in a lab and/or productionenvironment. They are expected to perform routine laboratory assignments as itpertains to samples received of various chemical agents including, but not limitedto: lubricants, oils, fuel, and coolant. Additionally, this employee will beresponsible for supporting a safe and hazard free workplace, specifically inchemical materials handling processes, procedures, and utilizing all required
Personal Protective Equipment. This position requires the utmost level ofprofessionalism in the face of the customer and excellent correspondence skillsusing various methods of communication and comprehension of technical language.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
RepresentWesco's vision, values and objectives in all job-related activities, sustainingexcellent customer relationships
Maintainstrong knowledge of Wesco products including, but not limited to, hardware,chemicals, tooling, and electric components, services, inventory systems,quality requirements, and customer plans and specifications
Receive,verify, and catalog product sampling and documentation to ensure accuracy ofproduct and processes required for analysis
Preparesamples for testing procedures
Performsample analysis of chemicals that are submitted by both internal and externalcustomers and/or of bulk deliveries, as required
Samplingprocesses are inclusive but not limited to: Viscosity, Total Base/Acid Number,Specific Gravity, X-Ray Fluorescence (Total Sulfur), Distillation, ParticleCount
Documentanalysis updates and results in company/customer/supplier qualityportals/inventory management systems
Provideprofessional feedback regarding conforming and/or non-confirming product tointernal and external customers
Maintaina clean working environment including, but not limited to: processing wastesolvent, fluid disposal, and lab supply cleaning (glassware)
Maintainadequate stock levels for performing required processes in the customer site'slaboratory
Respondto hazardous material releases and provide spill clean-up according to Safety& Health standards while utilizing and interpreting chemical detectiondevices and associated equipment, as required
Provideassistance to the lab and chemists on the customer site, as required
Activelyseek and recommend process improvements to increase efficiency and accuracy
Accommodatespecial requirements which may be established by the customer/ supervisor,including but not limited to work schedule changes, required overtime, workingholidays, and weekends, as needed
Followestablished work procedures to assure compliance with all customer siterequirements in accordance with safety and security processes; in addition toalignment with Federal, State, and Local regulatory agencies including: OSHA,FAR, EPA, DOT, and RCRA requirements
Attendregularly scheduled customer or company-sponsored meetings and/or training, asrequired
Performother duties as assigned for customer site/contractual compliance
High School Diploma or GED is required
Bachelor's Degree in a closely related field, such asChemistry, Chemical Management, Engineering, etc. is preferred; and/or a lesserdegree with pertinent job-related experience may be acceptable
Minimum 1-2 years of experience pertaining to chemicalcompatibility (Balancing pH levels, etc.) and lab procedures, required
Demonstrated basic knowledge in advanced analyticaltechniques in: Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP), Liquid Chromatography (LC),Gas Chromatography (GC), FT-IR required
Demonstrated knowledge and skills utilizing technicallanguage to communicate effectively in the laboratory environment
Proven familiarity and experience with LaboratoryInformation Management Systems
Hazwoper Training (40 Hours) preferred
Excellent verbal andwritten communication skills, with professional daily interaction with internaland external customers, serving various levels of the company
Demonstrated excellenceand commitment to a safe and hazard free workplace
Demonstrated knowledgeand/or competency pertaining to chemical compatibility (Balancing pH levels,etc.) preferred
Must be able to activelysupport and wear PPE (Respirator, Face Shield, Apron, Gloves, etc.) as required
Excellentorganizational and time-management skills
Clear and accurate dataentry and documentation skills
Strong follow-throughand perseverance to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Excellent customerservice skills with the ability to deal tactfully, confidently and ethicallywith both internal and external customers
Ability to be detailedoriented and perform in-depth research, as required
Strong competency working with integrated data systems,Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook and intermediate to advanced Word and
Excel, as applicable and/or required
This position requires use of information which is subject to compliancewith the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). To conform to U.S.Government export regulations/ITAR, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawfulpermanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C.1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S.Department of State.
Wesco Aircraft is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Allqualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regardto race, color, religion, sex, including sexual orientation and genderidentity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any othercharacteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Wesco is proud to offer a broad range of benefits options. You canchoose from a number of plans including medical, dental, vision, life anddisability insurance and voluntary supplemental programs. All full-timeemployees are eligible for benefits coverage.
Wesco Aircraft is one of theworld's leading distributors and providers of comprehensive supply chainmanagement services to the global aerospace industry, based on annual sales.Our services range from traditional distribution to the management of supplierrelationships, quality assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery, chemicalmanagement services, third-party logistics or fourth-party logistics andpoint-of-use inventory management. We offer one of the world's broadestportfolios of aerospace products, including C-class hardware, chemical andelectrical and comprised of more than 565,000 active stock-keeping units. WescoAircraft has more than 2,900 employees across 58 locations globally with netsales of $1.4 billion in 2017.
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