Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Chemistry Lab Technician - West Point, NY

Expired Job

Apogee Engineering West Point , NY 10996

Posted 2 months ago

2016 SBA Prime Contractor of the Year, Region VIII

Apogee Engineering is actively seeking a Chemistry Lab Technician supporting the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, NY. This is an Entry Level position that is perfect for someone who is young in their career or recently seperated from the military. The ideal candidate will be familiar with a chemistry lab procedures, equipment, and basic safety regulations.

Why work with us?

Apogee Engineering, LLC is a growing provider of research, engineering, operations, financial and administrative expertise across an array of federal government organizations such as the DOD, NASA, DOI, and the DOT. Our company was founded on the commitment of making a positive difference regardless of agenda or personality. This commitment, infused with integrity and a passion for excellence, has propelled Apogee Engineering into the ranks of an elite small business company, known for unwavering dedication to their client's success, a warm and family-like work environment, and an enthusiasm to providing the right solution at the right time.

What you'll be doing:

  • Setup and maintain undergraduate laboratories, under the direction of Technical Leadership.

  • Prepare and distribute any required solutions and chemicals prior to the execution of laboratory exercises using course documentation. Same materials will be disposed of, in a manner that complies with regulatory constraints after labs have been conducted.

  • Responsibly handle chemicals in a way that adheres to chemical safety regulations.

  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment and instrumentation, calibrating and making adjustments as required. Equipment will be distributed and collected as required for each laboratory exercise.

  • Coordinate repair or replacement of broken equipment on a timeline that does not impact execution of labs. Equipment maintenance may include hardware and software issues.

  • Maintaining the laboratory physical infrastructure; works with Building Commandant to coordinate repairs and upgrades in a way that minimizes impact on the academic and research programs.

  • Maintaining appropriate levels of laboratory equipment and supplies on a timeline that does not impact execution of labs. This involves forecasting requirements and coordinating supply actions.

  • Assist faculty and staff in the supervision of laboratory exercises. This includes pre-laboratory setup and wet-chemistry preparation as well as a presence during actual execution.

  • Work with faculty on changes to laboratory procedures, ensuring that objectives are achieved and inventories of chemicals and equipment support new initiatives.

  • Provide similar levels of support for Outreach activities.

  • Able to lift 60 lbs.

What you'll need to have:

  • High School diploma

  • 3+ years of general professional experience

  • 1+ year of experience working in an academic environment

  • Previous experience working with the military

How you can stand out from the crowd:

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Associates Degree or above

Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disabled/veteran

Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

resumetriaasssdfel.jp… Change Resume
Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Vertex Aerospace Aircraft M...

L3 Technologies

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 8/15/2018 12:00:00 AM 2018-11-13T00:00 "Vertex Aerospace is no longer a subsidiary, affiliate or partner of L3 Technologies. The position you are applying for is with Vertex Aerospace LLC. Vertex Aerospace LLC has been providing International Aircraft Maintenance and Logistics Solutions since moving its headquarters to Madison, MS in 1989." We are looking for an individual that is a self-starter, organized and detail oriented. You will be required to communicate with all levels of employees from our Mechanics to the Program Manager. Work hours will typically be are Monday – Friday day shift, but can vary due to the mission requirements. You may need to work weekends and or holidays as the mission requires. Hours will be dictated by the flight schedule. The on-site team will provide maintenance support and maintain 2 LUH-72A for the USMA flight detachment. The Maintenance Team will provide Phase support, daily scheduled/unscheduled maintenance and inspections as required. The Maintenance Team will provide depot level repair capability, backshop support and regional Aircraft recovery support IAW AR5-9. The team will also support transient Aircraft on location as required and may have to support other LUH units in the region. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Performs routine aircraft maintenance functions. 2. Must demonstrate an operational knowledge of aircraft, aircraft systems, engines and component parts. 3. Operates aircraft towing equipment in towing operations. 4. Recovers disable aircraft. 5. Maintains aircraft fuel, oil and hydraulic systems. 6. Must have knowledge of the proper use of hand tools in aircraft maintenance. 7. Must be able to read and write, and interpret and comply with aircraft maintenance procedures, manuals, specifications, and directives, guides and forms used on the job. 8. Performs preventive maintenance inspections on aircraft and aircraft systems and subsystems. 9. Performs troubleshooting, repair, corrosion control and preservation of aircraft and aircraft systems and aircraft sub-systems, including fuel, oil and pneudraulic systems. Overhauls aircraft components and sub-components. 10. Services ground support equipment. Performs preventive maintenance inspections on all ground support equipment. Performs functional checks, inspections, troubleshooting as required and trained. 11. Completes maintenance documentation accurately as required utilizing appropriate forms per job assignment. 12. Maintain aircraft Logbooks for documentation of all compliance of required inspections and maintenance required and completed. 13. Inspect and maintain GFE, as well as, conduct periodic inventory of all assigned equipment 14. Effectively report status of aircraft through written and verbal communication 15. Conduct aircraft maintenance, while providing direction for assigned personnel's daily maintenance operations 16. Report violations of Work Rules, Policies and Procedures to appropriate level. 17. May be assigned to evaluate training and proficiency requirements, provide training, request updates to policies and procedures. 18. Responsible for complying with most recent L-3 policies and procedures. 19. Operates motor vehicles, machines and special purpose equipment as required by the job assignment. 20. Performs PMCS and inspection documentation on vehicles, tools and equipment. Performs housekeeping duties in work and common areas. 21. Ensures that tools and equipment used by the employee in the classification are properly calibrated. 22. When selected, attends schools and classes with satisfactory completion, which are designated by the Company for employees in the assigned classification. 23. Uses most current approved methods and publications in the performance of the assigned job. 24. May perform those assignments of employees holding the next higher classification in the line of progression in order to qualify for promotion. 25. Completes and maintains records and reports as required by job assignment. 26. Demonstrates job procedures and assists in the on-the-job training (OJT) of employees within the classification as required. 27. Handles and disposes of hazardous materials related to job assignment in accordance with RASM-E and OSHA policies and procedures. 28. Performs duties using automated equipment and software utilized in the functional assignment. 29. When assigned to the flight line, provide customer support during launch and recovery and aircraft security as required. 30. Responsible for complying with corporate and installation physical security requirements. 31. Comply with all OSHA and Safety standards. 32. Responsible for daily entry of individual hours worked in company timekeeping system. 33. Comply with all FAA requirements at the site and while working on the aircraft. 34. Other duties as assigned OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Removes, installs, or modifies aircraft components and engines on test stands and engine test cells as required and trained. 2. Makes appropriate logbook entries and documents own work accomplished. 3. Performs aircraft functional checks. 4. Performs related record maintenance including: completing appropriate log book forms, condition tags and parts requests in accordance with technical publications, Company procedures manuals and other written and oral directives. 5. Uses blueprints, schematics, technical drawings and manufacturers' drawings and sketches in the performance of assigned duties. 6. Replaces aircraft batteries. 7. Performs non-aerosol (brush) touch-up spot painting. 8. May be required to perform Maintenance Operational Checks (MOCs) * LI-MN1 * IND EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: High School Education/GED Must have Airframe and Powerplant License (A&P) Must have a minimum of 5 years Aircraft Maintenance experience LUH-72/EC145 experience required Turbomeca Arriel 1E2 experience preferred OEM school trained preferred REQUIREMENTS: 1. Must have and maintain a valid state driver's license when required by job assignment. 2. Must obtain and maintain a valid government driver's license when required by job assignment. 3. Must have a current or be able to obtain within 60 days and maintain the level of Industrial Security Clearance required by the Government. 4. Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for Common Access Card (CAC). 5. Must provide own tools, which must be stored in a tool box that is shadowed. 6. Tools must be identifiable to the owner. 7. Travel up to 50% of the time. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to climb ladders, stairs and portable stands and navigate these without assistance. Must be able to work at heights 70 feet above the ground. Must be able to work in extreme heat/cold. Must be able to work in the following environmental conditions: noise, vibration, proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, chemicals, odors, dust. Must be able to bend, reach, stoop, balance, push, pull, kneel, grasp, crouch, crawl, work in narrow aisles/passageways, and work in close spaces that restrict movement including aircraft fuel tanks for extended periods of time. Must be able to stand for sustained periods of time. Must be able to work primarily with fingers such as picking, pinching, typing. Must have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes. Must be capable of routinely performing industry standard ambidextriosities required to complete tasks. Must be able to lift/maneuver up to 50 pounds. Must be able and willing to enter and work in confined spaces, such as aircraft fuel tanks and beneath floor panels with clearances of 18" – 24". Environmental conditions are diverse and could range from an office environment where there is no physical discomfort to an environment where inclement weather may subject individuals to severe changes in temperature, less than adequate lighting, dust and wind. On occasion individuals may be required to work in areas where high noise hazards will prevail and hearing protection is required. Office work conditions will expend approximately 10% of the candidate's time and approximately 90% will be expended in more harsh conditions. Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity. L3 Technologies West Point NY

Chemistry Lab Technician - West Point, NY

Expired Job

Apogee Engineering