The purpose of this job is to support manufacturing operations by conducting laboratory analyses and evaluating results, as needed, which provides critical data. Prepares samples and performs basic calibration, preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of laboratory instrumentation and methods. Uses data systems to acquire data and monitor analytical system performance. Reports results to clients. Requires broadened technical skills in analytical/scientific methods or operational processes to perform a defined array of activities. May act as an informal resource for team members with less experience.
Wat doe je als Lab Technician R&D ?
Performs routine analyses.
Collects samples according to the Sample Plan.
Prepares basic calibration standards.
Performs basic calibration and preventative maintenance of analytical systems.
Evaluates validity of data, applies basic statistics, interpret results and takes appropriate action.
Monitors analytical systems, identifies problems, conducts first-line troubleshooting and escalates as appropriate.
Documents, communicates and archives analytical results and calibration data.
Follows EH&S and operating discipline management system (ODMS) procedures and practices for work tasks.
Suggests improvements to lab work processes and tools.
Escalates non-routine requests to appropriate team member for follow-up.
Wat kun je?
Experience in operation, calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting analytical equipment is essential. There will be specific requirement for certain clients
Good mechanical skills, lab techniques, methodical record keeping, and the ability to work both independently and with co-workers are required.
Excellent human relations, organizational and communication skills are necessary to communicate with team members, partners and outside customers.
Exhibit confidence in confirming validity of methods and data.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure.
Additional knowledge of quality data systems like LIMS, Atlas, etc is preferred
MLO-4 education or similar is required. HLO is preferred
Minimum of 2 years industrial laboratory experience.
Fluent in Dutch and English
Wat krijg je?
Joël Balleur +31 88 1348 326
Waar ga je werken?
The group in Terneuzen is part of the global Core R&D Analytical Sciences organization that is delivering essential measurement science and problem solving capabilities to accelerate M&E as well as R&D projects. The organization is critical to the success of many projects and activities in Dow ranging from innovative research for new product development, complex problem solving, and product and process improvement to elucidate production issues in manufacturing plants.