Lab Technician


Posted Under: Chicago, Illinois jobs in Manufacturing; Manufacturing jobs in zipcode 60601
Posted On: 2017-04-21 13:00:00

Essential Duties: Test, document, and assist in designated experiments of various components, units, products, instruments, processes, systems, materials, equipment; perform required calculations and plot essential technical data; obtain samples and reduce information to logical format in order to maintain an accurate detailed record of tests/experiments. Set up, operate, calibrate and adjust specific testing and laboratory equipment such as pH meter, Mettler balance, viscometers, gas chromatograph, uv-vis spectrophotometer, infra-red spectrophotometer, under various control conditions and document work to assure a proper record of activities. Observe equipment in operation, obtain specific samples, perform required measurements and calculations, using appropriate formulas and/or computer and/or calculators, correlate data, plot curves, charts, tables, graphs, etc., assemble data in prescribed format and make required entries in designated laboratory notebook. As specified, prepare a variety of materials and/or products being investigated by assembling components or systems and, as necessary, examine to identify potential problems, advantages, reactions, etc. As instructed, assist to develop or modify research, test and evaluation methods, detecting non-routine problems and analyze out of ordinary materials and phenomena to find reasons for differences. Assist in the development of specifications and standards and prepare drawings of details as necessary. Investigate and analyze resolution of problems encountered and assist in resolution of difficulties. Assist, instruct and work with others engaged in such work, report results to responsible ink development personnel, perform all other miscellaneous duties. About Aerotek: Our people are everything. As a Best of Staffing? Client and Talent leader, Aerotek? Inc. has distinguished itself as a leader in recruiting and staffing services, by having a deep understanding of the intersection of talent and business. As a strategic partner to more than 17,000 clients and 300,000 contract employees every year, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantages for its clients and rewarding careers for its contract employees. Headquartered in Hanover, Md., Aerotek operates a network of over 230 non-franchised offices with more than 6,000 internal employees dedicated to serving our customers. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider. To learn more, visit Aerotek is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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