Location Iselin, NJ
Title Gas Chromatography and Technical Analyst
Description Description: Adept at Gas Chromatography (GC) and with Agilent Open lab software.
Agilent 6890’s and 7890’s GCs that run Piona prefrac, SCD, DHA, and Simulated Distillation applications.
Analyzing GC results, maintaining instrumentation and troubleshooting all aspects of the instrument/software interface.
Provides routine testing and method development for in-house analysis
Skills Qualifications: BS degree in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry with 2+ years of relevant GC experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Knowledge of chromatographic analysis methods (e.g. Piona, SCD, DHA, Sim-Dis)
Thrives in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities and deadlines
High degree of troubleshooting skills regarding laboratory instruments and software
Strict adherence to company lab safety guidelines and the ability to read and comprehend Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
Aptitude for high precision work
Ability to perform the essential functions of a GC analyst while working with others in a team environment to meet the needs of a high turnaround lab that interacts with multiple departments within the organization.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex instructions such as operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Excellent documentation skills
Ability to work independently to complete projects, as well as work with cross-functional teams.
Knowledge of Horiba Carbon Analyzer or Leco Carbon Analyzer a plus
Possess a mechanical aptitude with the ability to work with delicate instrumentation.
An understanding of lab network connectivity is a plus.
Synectics serves an extremely diverse client base which represents an equally diverse range of industries and institutions. The technologies we support have always been responsive to this extremely broad spectrum. In order to fully engage with this continually changing commercial and technological landscape, our employees must draw on their own varying interests, skills and backgrounds. This insight, reflected in our daily practices, has always been our fundamental strength as a company, and it continues to serve us well in all our efforts.