Erie, PA 16509
Local manufacturing company is looking for an experienced Chemical Technician. The Chemical Technician maintains the chemical and metal inventories, supports the waste treatment technician and assists the Lab Manager with chemical testing for the chemical baths to ensure that the metal finishing and anodizing are defect free. This a first shift, temp-to permanent hire position with benefits available, located on the west side of Erie.
Responsibilities include: Chemical lab testing, addition of chemicals to plating operations, pre-treatment waste water operations, safety and environmental compliance support. The Chemical Lab technician will receive training from the employer on site specific safety procedures including forklift operating, hazardous waste training, general lab procedures and HAZMAT.
Must have a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or a related science and at least 5 years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be able to frequently lift up to 50 pounds. The job involves frequent sitting and use of hands and tools with occasional standing, walking, reaching, and stooping.