Investigate, plan, coordinate and lead activities related to laboratory plastics testing. Coordinate the development of PVC compound formulations and mixing technology. Maintain all related documentation and records to technical specifications, testing, compound formulations and raw materials including data and configuration used in computer controlled systems.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Conducting testing and other development activities in the plastics laboratory.
Troubleshooting of compound mixing/extrusion problems.
Perform tasks mostly related to QA and Research & Development in laboratory.
Compound Quality Audit.
Raw material approvals.
Investigation of customer concerns and non-conformances.
Collect, organize, file and maintain quality testing records.
Keep all test and measuring equipment in good order.
A post secondary education degree in Science related program (Chemistry/ Chemical Engineering)
Knowledge in chemistry, polymer material and additives.
A minimum of 2 years of experience in laboratory setting is required.
Basic reading, writing and math abilities.
Analytical skills for data manipulation.
Knowledge of quality assurance principles and standards.
Additional Salary Information: Bonus, Deferred Profit Sharing, Group Benefits
Diversified manufacturer of themoplastic hose and tubing products, featuring leading edge technology. We have provided quality industrial hoses and accessories through a strong distribution network since 1984.
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