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Analytical Lab Technician

Encadria Staffing Solutions Decatur, GA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (Raw materials) Decatur, GA - Gypsum

''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the
right roles with the right skills and values.''
- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO

Encadria Staffing Solutions, a Georgia Pacific company, is here to help you find your career! Since 2001, we have been helping people find temporary, temporary to hire and direct hire opportunities at great companies across the U.S. We find something that works around YOUR lifestyle! If you are looking for an exciting new career, then look no further. Apply TODAY!

Encadria is currently recruiting for a temporary to hire Lab Technician (raw materials) at our Gypsum Laboratory in Decatur, GA. Raw Material Lab Technicians create value by understanding product performance in assembly applications through testing and data analysis. The Technician will work under the direction of the Gypsum Division Quality staff. This role is based out of our Decatur Technical Center (just outside Atlanta). The Decatur site is the heart of Georgia-Pacific R&D and Technical efforts and includes a state-of-the-art analytical lab and extensive application testing capabilities.

We are looking for dedicated employees who can commit themselves to this position and are anxious to learn and grow in their role.

As a market leader, Georgia-Pacific has the analytical, statistical and process tools, assets, and commitment for your success. At Georgia-Pacific, you will play a key role in our Gypsum Quality team. If you aspire to learn and use analytical skills and creativity to drive innovation, create value, and grow professionally, we are interested in learning more about you!

A Day In The Life Includes:

Conducting testing of various raw materials using various analytical instruments and gravimetric procedures.
Support testing for other researchers as requested.
Complete assigned projects as requested.
Knowledge and commitment to safe work practices
Using Microsoft Office Suite and SharePoint workflow, and statistics
Collecting test data, apply statistics, graph, interpret results, and recommend future testing

What You Will Need:
Basic Qualifications

o Associate Degree or equivalent
o A minimum of one (1) year of experience in a technical, research and development facility or quality control laboratory
o Experience with analyzing testing data to verify quality of raw materials
o Experience with utilizing statistics to analyze data and make inferences
o Must be able and willing to work in an industrial environment, including periods of time in dusty, noisy, non-air conditioned or unheated areas
o Must be able and willing to work safely, including wearing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
o Basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, and the ability to learn various PC-based applications

What Will Put You Ahead?
Preferred Qualifications:

Degree in Chemistry
Experience with building product testing and building science knowledge

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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