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Engineering Lab Technician

Saint-Gobain North America
Garden Grove, CA
  • Expired: May 24, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Position Description Job SummaryJob Goals: Product development, manufacturing and process engineering support with the ultimate objective of sustainable, profitable growth of the top line sales objective. This position requires knowledge of handling laboratory chemicals, formulation of chemical mixtures, testing chemical formulations, and product testing and measurement. The incumbent will be expected to work independently with minimal supervision and provide report summaries in an accurate & organized manner.

What you DO matters: • You operate dedicated test rigs and conduct test protocols to evaluate the performance of our products • You lead and develop small R&D projects • You take ownership of work packages in bigger projects • You prepare samples, perform experiments and failure analysis testing in close collaboration with application and process engineers • You write reports and give feedback on performed tests • You give input and advice for further actions based on achieved technical results • You support technical team, process engineers and operations with analytical measurements, new material supplier validation (DRM) and specific customer needs • You are responsible for 5S and its implementation • You are responsible for calibration scheduling of lab equipment • You have autonomy and are encouraged to identify new equipment that can support overall technical understanding and business growthRequired QualificationsRequirements: • Associates degree in an engineering, technical, or science related field (or demonstrated equivalent) with experience • Hands on, act as an Entrepreneur, Innovate • Strong commitment to EH&S and 5S standards • Team oriented • Well organized • Planning and testing skills • Good written and communication skills • Fluent communication skills in English • Able to use Excel, Word and PowerPoint • Able to use SolidWorks for design of tooling is a plus • Knowledge and operation of advanced characterization equipment (SEM, DSC, TGA..) is a plus • Design experience, knowledge and operation of prototyping equipment (CNC, lathe, mill..) is a plusCompany SummarySaint Gobain Omniseal Solutions™ is a global engineering leader with over 65 years of historical legacy, relentlessly dedicated to the design and manufacture of precision sealing and material solutions that protect critical applications in the most demanding environments and passionately driven to push "Beyond the Boundaries of Possible." The Technical Team supports the commercial and operation teams in a large variety of market segments industrial, energy, aviation, space, nuclear and life science. We are at the forefront, creating new solutions, providing simulation & testing expertise to propose unique combinations of materials & design for the most demanding applications. With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths.

Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you’re empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality.

Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain, and together, let’s protect what matters most!Legal StatementSaint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans. Apply Now

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Garden Grove, CA



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