Apex Systems, Inc Pittsburgh , PA 15201
Description: BS degree in Chemistry or Engineering.
Preferred 2-4 years experience in an industrial setting. Operation of pilot plant equipment involves adjusting pump rates, performing titrations, setting temperature and ventilation airflow, adjusting/changing feed lines, general maintenance. Operation of the pilot plant equipment involves reading gauges, initializing the flame, adjusting pump rates, clearing out clogged nozzles, recognizing when to adjust temperature & feed rate to meet targets, collecting samples and measuring moisture, accurately labeling all samples produced, submitting containers for physical testing.
Occasional interfacing with field plant sites to solve issues. Completion of ANNUAL preventative maintenance items and participation in ISO 9001 audits as requested and required by the business. Ensuring all measuring devices under ISO 9001 receive their calibration certificates and record keeping.
Working as part of a team to ensure compliance with EH&S safety and housekeeping guidelines. Maintaining an accurate log of all experiments. Maintaining samples in an organized, responsible, clearly marked manner with a focus on quality.
Handling complex tasks. Must show ability to complete 5-10 tasks that may be associated with a given order without supervision. Scale-up recipes from labs to pilot plant.
Ability to regularly lift 20-30 pounds associated with filter press plates, bags of material, canisters, etc. Must be able to wear respirator during some chemical processes. For immediate consideration please send resume to and apply online at: #LI-LC1 EEO Employer Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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