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Lab Technician (Glass / Ceramics / Raw Materials - Painted Post, NY

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One of the world’s largest communication companies, our client has an opening for Lab Technician in Painted Post, NY.  Imagine everything that you could learn to advance your career while working at a global communication and IT services company focused on connecting people to the power of the digital world. This position seeks talented candidates who will put the customer at the center of everything they do. Inquire about this opportunity and you could end up on a diverse and inclusive team where you’ll not only be valued but feel inspired to give your all to get the job done.

There are two primary responsibilities for this Analysis Coordinator position: 

1. Serves as a primary intake point for samples (Glass, ceramic, glass ceramic and raw materials) coming into the directorate from R&D and various manufacturing plants - both domestic and overseas - for testing and characterization. 

Daily responsibilities include: 
- Maintaining a neat, orderly Sample Drop-off Area 
- Complying with all safety procedures when working with hazardous materials, including: 
1. Wearing appropriate PPE 
2. Following established waste disposal procedures 

- Developing a general understanding of the measurement capabilities of the labs throughout the directorate, as well as the ability to identify and contact the appropriate SMEs whenever additional info is needed. 

- Receiving and logging in samples dropped off by customers 
1. Ensuring that all relevant information is complete and accurate 
2. Addressing/noting any special concerns expressed by customer 
3. Collaborating with Shipping & Receiving and Corporate Customs to ensure the timely routing and receipt of samples coming from plants/vendors 

- Logging samples into the Characterization Sciences (CS) Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) via a web application 
- Copying/Printing any necessary documentation and labels 
- Affixing barcode labels to samples 
- Delivering samples to appropriate lab(s) 
- Tracking sample flow between CS labs 
- Ensuring that relevant test data is posted in LIMS in a timely manner 
- After testing is complete, receiving samples back from lab personnel and arranging for pickup by customer(s) 
- Handling any other sample-related administrative tasks that free up lab personnel to concentrate on science 
- Serving as a backup to primary Analysis Coordinator 

2. Serves as the primary purchasing agent for the entire directorate 

Daily responsibilities include: 
- Tracking incoming requests from the directorate, using an in-house created SharePoint site 
- Prioritizing all requests to ensure orders are placed in a timely manner 
- Coordinating with directorate personnel to ensure correct parts/materials are identified 
- Working closely with vendors to place orders: 
1. Online 
2. Via telephone 
3. Purchase Orders 
4. Corporate P Card 

- Detailed tracking of all orders from submission to receipt of goods/services 
- Working closely with purchasing to Create and track Purchase Orders and payments to vendors 
- Utilizing the Concur system to submit timely, detailed accurate expense reports 
- Working with lab personnel to streamline and improve efficiencies regarding frequently-purchased item

Soft Skills associated with both roles 
- Attention to detail 
- Ability to maintain compliance with corporate, state and federal guidelines and quality standards 
- Ability to work effectively with individuals across all paygrades and organizations 
- Exceptional Interpersonal skills (people person) 
- Effective communication skills (both written and verbal) 

- Must have a minimum of 2-yr degree. 
- Must have EITHER: 2 years’ experience working in a lab environment OR Completed course work in a lab science 

Technical Skills Associated with this role: 
- Computer proficiency 
1. Operating Systems: MS Windows 7, MS Windows 10 
2. Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, SharePoint, PowerPoint 
3. Web browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome 

- Basic database knowledge a plus 
1. Writing basic SQL statements to query a relational database 

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Painted Post, NY
United States of America

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Posted Date:8/28/2018



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Job Title: Lab Technician (Glass / Ceramics / Raw Materials

Location: Painted Post, NY

Job Type: Temp Position

Reference ID: 337213

Posted Date: 8/28/2018

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