Pace Analytical Services, Inc. Lab Tech - Laundry Products in Eagan, Minnesota
The laboratory technician is responsible for conducting laboratory evaluations of new laundry care products- including detergents and other chemical products, as well as chemical dispensing equipment. Typical duties include: preparing chemical formulas and test fabrics, running standardized tests in chemical bench lab and laundry applications lab, recording observations in lab notebook, and clearly communicating results.
This position operates in a chemical laboratory environment and assists in the development/laboratory evaluation of cleaning, sanitizing, and maintenance products; and equipment for the laundry care business.
Note: This is expected to be a one year position.
Performs laboratory tests under direct supervision, controls variable conditions and observes and comments on unusual events or departures from prescribed test conditions. Recommends improvement of experimental procedures
Measures and prepares test methods and assembles apparatus for conducting laboratory tests
Measures test results obtained and records all data accurately and concisely in a laboratory notebook. Assists higher level technical personnel in analyzing and interpreting experimental data. Makes preliminary evaluation on results and recommends acceptance or rejection
Maintains stock of laboratory supplies and samples
Maintains clean and safe work facility; Performs all research activity with safety as the top priority
Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related science
0-2 years of experience
Team player and detail oriented
Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem solving skills
Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances, and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo
Basic knowledge of the aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the process affects the environment, and safety of workers and consumers
Knowledge of standard and specialized laboratory equipment and chemical laboratory operations
Pace Analytical is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, age, religion, sex, veterans, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
External Company Name: Pace Analytical Services, LLC
External Company URL: http://www.pacelabs.com/
Street: 655 Lone Oak Dr