Job Title

Research Technician

Location

Jeffersonville, IN

Job Type

Full-time

Description

The Research Technician will work as a member of I&D group to provide support for analytical services testing, test data reporting and analysis and to support scientists on lab testing requirements including preparation of new product samples. The Research Technician may also be assigned small projects to work on to aid in maintaining I&D’s knowledge and expertise collection including maintenance of the department’s technical data base and project status reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze incoming customer and potential customer samples
  • Log data from testing into digital format
  • Perform adsorbent purification treatments on samples received in lab
  • Work with local restaurant partners to conduct field testing trials as necessary
  • Conduct routine lab analysis of powder products
  • Write reports on analytical testing data and research findings
  • Communicate test findings and any issues to I&D manager
  • Conduct testing according to written methods
  • Operation of analytical lab equipment as required
  • Prepare samples of new projects for testing
  • Determine quality (validity) of test results
  • Maintenance of the technical data base
  • Maintenance of project status and hourly reporting

Requirements

  • 2 year chemistry degree
  • 3 years laboratory tech experience
  • Computer proficiency including Windows.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare chemistry tests and analysis without supervision
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have personal initiative, be self-motivating and possess problem solving skills.
  • Ability to communicate results along with appropriate interpretations, conclusions and recommendations.
  • 3+ years experience working in chemical manufacturing or other hands-on industry related field.
  • Experience in laboratory wet chemistry techniques such as titrimetric, gravimetric, and colorimetric analysis.

Education

  • 2 year chemistry degree
  • 3 years laboratory tech experience

Benefits

We offer an excellent benefits package including Bonus, Profit Sharing, 401K match, health, wellness and more!

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