Slurry QC Lab Technologist

at DuPont in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Electronics & Imaging is a technology leader with a unique depth and breadth of knowledge, applications and technical expertise, and product portfolio. Our products serve the semiconductor, advanced chip packaging, circuit board, electronic and industrial finishing, photovoltaic, display, and digital and flexographic printing industries. Electronics & Imaging is a leading innovator with unmatched materials integrations expertise, built upon our recognized strong customer relationships and our global market presence.

DuPont Electronic Poro Conversions has an opportunity for an experienced Slurry QC Lab Technologist at our Newark-Bellevue, Delaware site.

The Slurry QC Lab technologist will be responsible for performing Slurry QC testing in a lab environment based on established test methods. The QC Lab technologist reports to the Slurry QC Lab Leader.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Perform trace metal analysis including sample preparation, testing, data analysis, and documentation.

+ Perform skilled operation, maintenance, calibration, and troubleshooting of analytical equipment including ICP-OES.

+ Work on method development and new product development testing

+ Perform Gage R&R studies on equipment and methods.

+ Engage in Statistical Process Control analysis for trace metals measurements

+ Follow SOPs with high attention to detail and repeatability. Update procedures as required.

+ Participate in test method development and continuous improvement work.

+ Maintain lab supply inventory

+ Coordinate with instrument vendors for PMs and repair work

+ Properly handle and dispose of hazardous wastes

+ Complete safety observations as required, write safe work permits, participate in safety improvements

+ Present findings of testing and projects both orally and written

Your qualification profile:

+ High School Diploma or GED required

+ Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or related field is strongly preferred. Relevant job experience is acceptable in lieu of a degree.

+ 2 – 5 years of QC experience a plus. Previous experience in a lab environment preferred.

+ Previous experience operating an ICP-OES instrument a strong plus. Previous experience in trace elements analysis including NIR and FTIR also preferred.

+ Previous experience with statistical process analysis strongly preferred. Basic understanding of statistics required.

+ Ability to prioritize and complete routine testing in a timely, reproducible manner independently and within teams.

+ Previous knowledge of chemical safety protocols and PPE required. Previous experience handling HF or other strong acids a strong plus.

+ Ability to work with people at all levels.

+ Excellent communication, analysis, troubleshooting and organizational skills.

+ Strong attention to detail to prevent and minimize errors.

Physical Requirements

+ Requires the ability to work in seated or standing positions for prolonged periods of time

+ Lift and/or move a minimum of 30 pounds

+ Move, connect, and disconnect gas cylinders

+ Grasp and hold small objects

+ Wear personal protective equipment for extended periods

Working Environment

+ QC Laboratory

+ General Office

+ Manufacturing plant

+ Computer Work, especially Microsoft Office products

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Job Posting: JC181450612

Posted On: Apr 15, 2021

Updated On: Sep 23, 2021