Laboratory Technician III
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Wilmington, DE 19806
Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com Twitter LinkedIn.
Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 5,200 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.
The successful candidate in the Lab Tech III or Lab Tech Senior position will be responsible for safely and routinely carrying out paper coating formulation, application, and testing under the direction of a principle investigator. The candidate will be responsible for acquiring, setting up and operating laboratory equipment required for formulating, applying, and testing new coating formulations. In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for generating experimental data, performing data analysis and reporting the results to principal investigator(s); managing lab with strong focus on safety compliance. The candidate should be a self-starter demonstrating a strong work ethic and people skills.
Key Role Responsibilities:
+ Formulating, applying, and testing paper barrier coatings on a lab scale and characterizing resulting coatings and coated paper.
+ Organizing data in spreadsheets. Plotting and analyzing data would be a plus.
+ Managing chemical inventory in lab (ordering, disposal, organizing)
+ Carrying out routine lab math (mole equivalents, dilutions, scale ups, etc.)
+ Clear, concise record keeping, including work purpose and summary
+ HS Diploma or equivalent, required; College or technical diploma in the field of chemistry preferred
+ Hands-on experience with standard laboratory equipment
+ Familiarity with organic and polymer synthesis; highly preferred
+ Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
+ Basic knowledge of MS office
At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.
Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.
Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701.
Workday Req Number: R0003864
External Company Name: Solenis LLC
Street: 500 Hercules Road