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Quality Lab Technician - $25/hr - BU13PS425

KYYBA Geismar ,LA
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Job Description

Job title : Geismar Quality Lab Technician

Duration : 12 months contract with a high possibility of extension - CONTRACT TO HIRE after performance evaluation.

Job location : 8404 River Road Geismar Louisiana USA 70734

Note : This position will work rotating, 12-hour shifts: (5am-5pm) and (5pm-5am)

Every other weekend off
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
5am-5pm 5am-5pm 5pm-5am 5pm-5am 5pm-5am

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
5am-5pm 5am-5pm

 

*****Pay Rate :$25.00/hr on W2

 

 

Job Description:

 

Description

This position is responsible for quality assurance testing of in process samples, raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods within the scope of the Company Quality Policy. Using appropriate software to evaluate data based on internal and external specifications, support the continuous improvement of lab and plant processes through QA/QC activities and meet and/or exceed customer expectations.
- Analyze raw materials, intermediate products, finished products and other chemical samples and evaluate suitability according to established specifications to ensure quality and availability of final product
- Analyze samples, provide quality data and become an active member along with the Lab Supervisor and Production personnel to provide innovative ideas to improve lab and plant processes and demonstrate continuous improvement
- Know, understand and use software tools such as Lotus Notes, LabWare, SAP, Microsoft Office Programs, etc. which enhance quality reporting
- Ensure the suitability of laboratory equipment through proper operation, maintenance, calibration, verification and good quality control and assessment activities.
- Generate quality data and significant statistical data to support plant personnel in their efforts to enhance process control, meet customer requirements and continuously improve our product quality characteristics.

Qualifications:
The selected candidate must have the ability to work as part of a team, understand chemical and instrument measurement processes, be self-motivated, and willing to develop technical knowledge and understanding of the chemical and measurement processes involved in the their respective units.
- Minimum 2-year Associate's degree in Chemistry or 2 year technical degree in analytical testing in Chemistry or related field is preferred, or at least 2 years’ experience working in a chemical manufacturing laboratory environment.
- Basic understanding of general chemistry
- Basic understanding of theory, operation, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation such as gas chromatographs, viscometers, spectrophotometers, pH meters, titrators, etc.
- Basic understanding of the techniques of quality assurance and quality control
- Basic understanding of math and statistics
- Basic understanding of ISO/RCMS quality system requirements
- Basic computer skills using software packages such as Microsoft Office, Power BI, SAP, Lotus Notes, etc.

*****Perform analysis of raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods, in a timely manner, to verify conformance to or prescribe appropriate adjustment to product so they meet specifications that have been agreed upon by Company and their customers or suppliers. Associate must be willing to work in a team-oriented atmosphere. This includes learning all tasks and equipment associated with product testing, helping coordinate the flow of work within the team and with other departments, and helping team associates to meet changing work demands (i.e. go where the work is).

Skill and Education Requirements:
Perform all tests on applicable products
Analyze and record the test results
Effectively communicate with operations
Interpret and follow documented procedures and STI’s
Effectively communicate results to the appropriate personnel
Participate in safe work practices
Perform equipment control plan to verify conformance
Maintain a clean working environment
Perform effectively in a team based environment
Perform all required health and safety inspections at prescribed frequencies
Computer literate; scientific minded and detail oriented
Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and occasional overtime
High School diploma

Desired Skills:
Previous quality control experience including preferred
2 years chemistry related , environment preferred

Physical Requirements:
Occasional lifting, bending and twisting of various range and motion requiring physical exertion when handling materials, drums or equipment
Ability to lift 30-50 pounds
Ability to stand and walk in work environment majority of time
Occasional use of stairs required
Occasional use of respiratory protection

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:

Teamwork:
• Work well with others within the shift and with other departments.
Customer Focus:
• Clarifies customer expectations (internal and external) and makes sure they are met
• Deals with customer in a positive manner
• Establishes relationships and exceeds customer expectations
Entrepreneurial Acting / Initiative
• Recognizes that something needs doing, and does it without being asked
• Involves others in the decision-making process.
• Takes action and is decisive under pressure
• Looks for challenges and acts with foresight

EHS Orientation
• Recognizes and takes action to correct unsafe conditions
• Takes action to prevent spills
• Identifies unusual EHS circumstances and takes action to prevent or make others aware of the situation (spill cleanup, unsafe situation in the plant etc)

Quality Orientation / Attention to Detail
• Follows established processes and protocols
• Develops and maintains systems to make sure details are covered and quality is maintained
• Checks work to catch mistakes in both routine and non-routine situations

NATURE AND SCOPE:

Work environment:
• Daily interaction with production supervisors, team leader, and other operators.

Business environment:
• Must be a breast of process improvements made on drum lines.

Internal and external relationships:
• Daily internal interactions with all levels within the plant. Limited interaction with individuals outside the plant.

 

Company Description
About Kyyba:
Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Farmington Hills, MI, Kyyba has a global presence delivering high-quality resources and top-notch recruiting services, enabling businesses to effectively respond to organizational changes and technological advances.
At Kyyba, the overall well-being of our employees and their families is important to us. We are proud of our work culture which embodies our core values; incorporating value, passion, excellence, empowerment, and happiness, creates a vibrant and productive atmosphere. We empower our employees with the resources, incentives, and flexibility that they need to support a healthy, balanced, and fulfilling career by providing many valuable benefits and a balanced compensation structure combined with career development.

Kyyba is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Benefits:
Major Medical Coverage, including dental and vision
401k
Term life
Short-term disability
Long-term disability
Pre-paid legal plan
Identity theft plan
Medical and dependent FSA
HSA
Paid time off
Paid holidays
Opportunity for advancement
Long-term assignment with opportunity for hire by client

SELECT AWARDS
• An INC 5000 company for 10 years
• Corp! Michigan Economic Bright Spots
• Crain’s Detroit Business Top Staffing Service Companies in Detroit
• TechServe Alliance Excellence Award- IT and Engineering Staffing & Solutions
• Best of MichBusiness winner in HR Wizards & Partnerships
• Metro Detroit Elite Category: Recruitment, Selection & Orientation for 101 Best & Brightest
• 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in Michigan

KYYBA

Why Work Here?

Great opportunities for growth and flexibility with Kyyba!

About Kyyba: Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Farmington Hills, MI, Kyyba has a global presence delivering high-quality resources and top-notch recruiting services, enabling businesses to effectively respond to organizational changes and technological advances. At Kyyba, the overall well-being of our employees and their families is important to us. We are proud of our work culture which embodies our core values; incorporating value, passion, excellence, empowerment, and happiness, creates a vibrant and productive atmosphere. We empower our employees with the resources, incentives, and flexibility that they need to support a healthy, balanced, and fulfilling career by providing many valuable benefits and a balanced compensation structure combined with career development. Kyyba is an Equal Opportunity Employer Benefits: Major Medical Coverage, including dental and vision 401k Term life Short-term disability Long-term disability Pre-paid legal plan Identity theft plan Medical and dependent FSA HSA Paid time off Paid holidays Opportunity for advancement Long-term assignment with opportunity for hire by client SELECT AWARDS • An INC 5000 company for 10 years • Corp! Michigan Economic Bright Spots • Crain’s Detroit Business Top Staffing Service Companies in Detroit • TechServe Alliance Excellence Award- IT and Engineering Staffing & Solutions • Best of MichBusiness winner in HR Wizards & Partnerships • Metro Detroit Elite Category: Recruitment, Selection & Orientation for 101 Best & Brightest • 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in Michigan

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8404 River Road Geismar Louisiana USA 70734
Geismar, LA
USA

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