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Testing lab lead

Celanese Winona, MN
  • Posted: December 22, 2019
  • Full-Time

Celanese is a Fortune 500 global chemical innovation company that engineers and manufactures chemicals used in products essential to everyday living. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, we employ over 7,700 dedicated people working between 43 facilities across 18 countries. We are committed to employee growth and creating shareholder value to ensure continued opportunities make a difference. Our company focuses on the safety of its employees, provides competitive compensation (including benefits starting day 1), and emphasizes giving back to the community. For more information about Celanese and our products please visit www.celanese.com

Lead and support the daily activities of the molding & testing labs supporting both R&D and Manufacturing QC departments.
Production Support

  • Coordination and communication of off-spec testing with Winona Manufacturing
  • Ensuring that the lab has the equipment in working order to maintain ISO 17025 standard
  • Providing guidance to technicians on appropriate testing for MFG issues
  • Raising concerns as needed if deviations in production occur
T&I Support
  • Assist in coordinating off-site testing for project work
  • Planning and scheduling lab activities. Providing priority and timing communications to T&I group weekly and lab daily
  • Research and develop test methods as needed based on business cases for new customers and/or materials
Quality/Lab Support
  • Ensure adherence to 17025:2017
  • Evaluate monitor and proficiency testing
  • Support quality notification process as needed
  • Work with other sites to ensure consistent quality at all global MFG sites
  • Ensuring equipment calibration, verification, and uncertainty budget
  • Review Test standards, SOPs, SOCs, and test data to ensure compliance
  • Audit paperwork, meetings, and resolution
  • Ensure that inspection plans, sample manager, and SAP are working appropriately
  • Evaluate Lab oversight systems and modify as needed to maintain operator engagement
  • Work on aligning LFT testing and molding at all sites
  • Support testing and/or molding needs as required
  • BS in engineering, material science, chemistry or similar field of study
  • Minimum 2-5 years of experience in material testing and testing equipment
  • New graduate experience acceptable
  • Experience with plastic or composite materials a plus - testing and molding of plastics or composites
  • ISO 17025 quality standard experience
  • Innovative
  • Problem Solver
  • Experience with statistical tools/methods
  • Safety focus

External Company Name: Celanese International Corporation
External Company URL: http://celanese.com/
Street: P.O. Box 30010

Celanese

Address

Winona, MN
55987 USA

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