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The Laboratory Analyst performs final product lab test and helps to conduct experiments, analyze results and maintain work area. He/she also supports laboratory staff by maintaining lab supplies, logs, resolves problems and helps with special projects.
Job Overview and Responsibilities
Detailed administrative record keeping and filing of all QA activities as required, including maintain daily logs, generation of CofA's and data entry into the lab based data management system
2.Support efforts to help manufacturing maintain product consistency and safety
3.Perform lab testing on standard, physical, chemical raw materials and finished products to include; color, insolubles, viscosity, oil separation, pH etc.
4.Prepare and standardize chemical reagents and solutions
5.Perform more advanced mathematical calculations, conversions and formulations
6.Assist with the qualification, calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment and related systems.
7.Provides preventive maintenance of laboratory equipment
8.Provide support to laboratory investigations involving laboratory systems.
9.Follow written procedures as they relate to product testing.
10. Work independently under general supervision and direction.
11. Practice safe work habits and adhere to safety procedures and guidelines 12. Keep laboratory supplies inventory and maintain stock
13. Keep equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshoot breakdowns, and perform maintenance or schedule repairs
Education: BS in Chemistry or related science preferred
Proficient in Google Mail, Excel, Microsoft Office and lab based data management systems
At least 1 year experience performing laboratory testing