Column Chemistry Technician 1


Sunnyvale, CA

Less than 5 years

Posted 211 days ago

  by    Chitrank Rastogi

This job is no longer available.


?        The position reports to the Production Supervisor and Production Team Lead.

?        This position is responsible for the production of various columns and suppressors.

?        Applies company policies and procedures to resolve routine issues.

?        Works on problems of limited scope.

?        Follows standard practices and procedures in analyzing situations or data from which answers can be readily obtained.

?        Under close supervision, read bills of material, discrete jobs and production procedures.

?        Under close supervision perform assembly, packing, and equilibration; testing using various ion chromatography equipment, and embalming of columns and/or suppressors.

?        Under close supervision follows written and verbal instructions using common laboratory equipment by performing the following duties.

Key Responsibilities:


?        Handle chemicals and solutions, eluents, and waste in a safe and appropriate manner.

?        Approximately 50% of the daily activities will be spent handling chemicals and mixing solutions.

?        Follow production schedule; complexity limited to 1 to 2 products at a time.

?        Maintain production records on all products packed, assembled and tested.

?        Record daily quantities, yields, and discrete job status.

?        Inform the Production Lead immediately of any material shortages and/or production issues.

?        Fill out Rejection and Store Transaction forms as needed.

?        Fill out time sheet daily.

?        Assist teammates in achieving goals, often requiring multi-tasking.

?        Additional duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:


?        Must have a high school diploma.

?        Must have 1 year of college chemistry with 1 year of chemical laboratory experience, or 1 ? 2 years of related laboratory experience or equivalent work experience.

?        Must have demonstrated ability in the preparation of chemical solutions, standards, and the use of common laboratory equipment.

?        Interaction with Other Employees (level of contact, purpose and frequency)

?        Regularly communicate with the Production Lead and Production Supervisor to take the daily assignments and to report any relevant production related information during the work day.

?        Works frequently with Manufacturing Engineering to improve quality and/or throughput of products.

?        Builds stable working relationships internally.