Duties and Responsibilities
Understand and adhere to all company safety procedures and participate in regular periodic Environmental, Health, and Safety training
Responsible for cleanliness and organization in the Laboratory
Collect and perform routine analysis of assigned process stream and process samples in laboratory by following established Standard Operating Procedures.
Understand acceptable operating parameters and recognize and report unacceptable variances to appropriate personnel.
Assist in recording accurate test results to be used for analysis of plant performance
Utilize lab instruments including but not limited to HPLC, NIR, microscope, GC, and IC.
Perform ethanol certifications to ensure we are in spec with customer requirements
Calibrate and troubleshoot lab instruments as needed
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry or related field preferred
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong attention to detail
Performance driven. Always striving to do your best.
Safety conscious. Making safety a top priority for yourself and your co-workers.
Resourceful. Always looking for opportunities and growing new business.
Honest. Must value doing things right and being respectful in all communication with others.
Able to work around chemicals
Able to climb ladders and stairs and lift up to 100lbs
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; hear and speak.