Production Technician - Newark - Day Shift
Company: LaMotte Chemical Products Company
Posted on: March 13, 2023
Job Title: Production Technician - Newark
Department: Spin & Test Strips
Reports To: Plant/Site Manager
There has never been a more exciting time to join our team! LaMotte Company is looking for a hands-on Production Technician who works well in a team environment and is an excellent team player with a positive attitude.
We are looking for candidates who can grow, think, dream, and execute with us. Our culture is results-oriented, and we recognize that our people are our greatest asset. We invest in equipping our teams with technology, healthy living options, team incentives, flex work schedules, and ongoing education and training opportunities. We value collaboration and personal initiative and are committed to ensuring employee satisfaction and success. If you are looking for a great career opportunity, join our team. Our growing company seeks high-energy employees to join our NEW facility in Newark, DE!
-- Responsible for preparing standards and vats used daily testing SPIN disks.
-- Conducts performance tests on start-up and hourly disk samples.
-- Conducts physical/vacuum testing on pouched disk products.
-- Responsible for interpreting data and making reagent adjustments/assemblies as needed.
-- Investigates customer complaints about SPIN products.
* Denotes essential function of the job.
*Rotating 12 Hour Shifts, 6:30 am-6:45 pm, working every other weekend.
-- Ability to operate manufacturing equipment with training
-- Good mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity
-- Strong attention to detail and documentation
-- Ability to multitask
-- Good communication, judgment, decision-making, and troubleshooting skills
-- Ability to work legally in the United States; No visa sponsorship/support
-- Minimum requirement of high school chemistry or general lab work experience. The position requires handling chemicals, using volumetric glassware, analytical balances, pH meters, and SPIN meters.
-- General computer knowledge and the ability to use Microsoft Works and Excel.
-- Excellent math (algebra) and problem-solving skills are required.
-- Must be able to work independently and as part of a team and work overtime as needed.
-- Must be able to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
-- Excellent communication skills are a must. The position requires communication with SPIN production personnel and QC and R&D personnel.
-- Individuals must be focused on tasks and not easily distracted.
-- Must be able to transport up to 40 lbs.
Environmental Factors & Physical Demands:
-- Works indoors in a temperature-controlled environment.
-- Position requires handling various chemicals and occasionally working in a fume hood.
-- Requires good judgment, good problem-solving, communication, and math skills, as well as good color perception.
-- Position requires walking, standing, sitting, and transporting up to 40 lbs.
LaMotte Company, a 100+-year-old global industry leader in developing and manufacturing premier water testing solutions, employs 250+ employees at its existing manufacturing site in Chestertown, MD, and just opened a new manufacturing site due to expansive business growth. The new facility, located in Newark, DE, operates 24/7 and employs 50+ employees currently, with goals for 100+ within the following year. We have a great culture and have been ranked as the Best Place to Work in Kent County, MD, for the 3rd year in a row now!!!
LaMotte is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local laws.PI207887760
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