This Job Listing is about Experis in Joliet, IL 2022
About the job
Experis, a ManpowerGroup company, has an exciting contract opportunity with one of our key clients, a global biopharmaceutical company that is engaged in the discovery, development, and manufacturer of healthcare products.
Job Title: Chemical Technician
Location: Joliet, IL
Duration: 12+ months
Role & Responsibilities: [Job Description]
The main function of a chemical technician is to conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials. A typical chemical technician is either a research technician that works in an experimental lab or a process control technician who works in a manufacturing setting. The research technician works on research and development and collects samples or produces compounds. The process control technician focuses on quality assurance and production processes.
- Monitor product quality to ensure compliance to standards and specifications.* Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests, and analyses using techniques such as chromatography, spectroscopy, physical and chemical separation techniques, and microscopy.* Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials.* Compile and interpret results of tests and analyses.* Provide technical support and assistance to chemists and engineers.* Prepare chemical solutions for products and processes following standardized formulas, or create experimental formulas.* Maintain, clean, and sterilize laboratory instruments and equipment.* Write technical reports or prepare graphs and charts to document experimental results.* Order and inventory materials to maintain supplies.
- Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability.* Team player and detail oriented.* Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo.* Basic knowledge of the aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the process affects the environment, and safety of workers and consumers.
- Associate’s degree in applied science or related field required. Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or biology preferred.
- 0-2 years experience required.
Vacancy Type: Full-time · Entry level
Job Location: Joliet, IL
Application Deadline: N/A