Laboratory Technician in Exeter at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Exeter
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/15/2020

Job Description


ALLOY LABORATORY TECHNICIAN


 GRADE7/8


An opportunity has arisen for a Laboratory Technician within theAlloy Plant, reporting to the laboratory supervisor.  The position will be on the Continental shiftpattern.   


 Main Activities:    



  • Analysis of alloy samples by instrumental techniques usingCombustion, Optical emission and X-ray Fluorescence techniques. Samples includepreliminary melt samples, certification samples, and remelt samples fromcasting plants and external customers

  • Preparation of samples for analysis

  • Routine maintenance of laboratory equipment

  • Routine standardization of laboratory equipment

  • Maintaining 5S within laboratory

  • Inputting of results to LIMS

  • Calculating bath additions duringheat manufacture using LIMS and Optimat


Requirements:


Theideal candidate will possess:


  • a science background with goodmathematical and computer skills

  • Ability to interpret results and makedecisions on alloy chemistry adjustments within the scope of the role

  • Self-motivation and ability towork on his/her own

  • Flexibility to work within a smallteam to provide 24/7 laboratory cover




Qualifications


Theideal candidate will possess:


  • a science background with goodmathematical and computer skills

  • Ability to interpret results and makedecisions on alloy chemistry adjustments within the scope of the role

  • Self-motivation and ability towork on his/her own

  • Flexibility to work within a smallteam to provide 24/7 laboratory cover