Lab Technician

Ponca City, OK
MAIN FUNCTION

Provide timely, efficient and proficient evaluations of carbon black.

Assures laboratory test equipment is properly maintained and within calibration.

Performs duties in a safe and environmentally conscious manner.                    

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Functional Responsibilities:

  • Perform specified analytical and physical tests on finished product and in-process carbon black at the predetermined intervals.
  • Prepare samples of in-process material and shipment material for evaluation.
  • Acquire a knowledge of the retain system, as it applies to shipments or finished product.
  • Acquire knowledge of sampling the various modes of product packaging and transport.
  • Acquire knowledge of Excel and AX applications
  • Calibrate and maintain lab equipment, and record all calibrations into the electronic record system at the predetermined intervals.
  • Proficient knowledge of all test procedures.
  • Familiar with ISO procedures and work instructions.
  • Helps to maintain a positive work environment and proper housekeeping.
  • Acquires knowledge of and adheres to all safety practices and principles.
Characteristics 
  • Must be able to work individually or as a team member.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively.
  • Must be open to working rotating shifts, weekends & holidays.
  • Must maintain good attendance record due to the 24/7 operation of the plant.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • College degree in science or high school diploma with two years of lab experience preferred.
  • Bring a workable knowledge of basic computer functions and applications.
  • Prior work in a manufacturing environment is a plus.