Quality Assurance Lab Technician II - Nights
Posted on: January 27, 2023
WELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Here, we believe there's not one
path to success, we believe in careers that grow with you. Whoever
you are or wherever you come from in the world, there's a place for
you at Sherwin-Williams. We provide you with the opportunity to
explore your curiosity and drive us forward. We'll give you the
space to share your strengths and we want you show us what you can
do. You can innovate, grow and discover in a place where you can
thrive and Let Your Colors Show! Sherwin-Williams values the unique
talents and abilities from all backgrounds and characteristics. All
qualified individuals are encouraged to apply, including
individuals with disabilities and Protected Veterans. This position
is responsible for testing production batches according to specific
written testing methods and identifying issues of both in-spec and
out-of-spec data. The lab technician will interpret results and
historical data to ensure the product meets or exceeds customer
requirements for quality as well as provide instructions to
production personnel regarding adjustments to batches as needed.
The technician will be involved in the efficient operation of the
lab, general housekeeping, ensuring a safe work environment and
will independently perform tasks as outlined by his/her
supervisor/manager. Major Tasks: ---Batch approval: Assures that
all tests are completed, and results meet all specifications before
going to the next production process. ---May assist in training of
other lab technicians as needed. ---Enter all batches' data and raw
material adjustments into EBR (Electronic Batch Record).
---Generate appropriate paperwork as needed per the customer
specifications. ---Gather and send customer samples as required.
---Submit and close out Discovery reports ---Follows all standard
operating procedures (SOPs) and exercises good judgment and
initiatives with little supervision. ---Gather, stock and manage
product retain area. ---Utilizes appropriate computer systems to
ensure effective testing of products. ---Determines disposition of
non-compliant finished goods, such as first case/last case.
---Appropriately assesses and handles non-conforming materials.
---Supports the ISO Management Systems and Safety Systems.
---Maintains inventory of lab supplies, stocks them when received,
and requests them when low. ---Identify and communicate product
issues to other departments as needed. ---Review batch slip for
completeness and accuracy. ---Plans and schedules assignments
according to manufacturing priorities to use time efficiently.
---Works cooperatively with other personnel in effectively
completing assignments. ---Understands, uses, and can explain
approved ITM's (International Testing Method) and quality
practices. ---Test in-process finished goods for adherence to
stated specifications ---Tests and accepts/rejects finished goods
for cleanliness/contamination ---Proficient in operating basic and
moderately complex lab equipment. ---Possesses intermediate ability
to analyze data, identify, and solve problems. ---Makes hits and
adjustments to batches as necessary. ---Utilizes Mill Room
equipment for lab work to determine appropriate batch adjustments.
---Ability to assist in the testing of finished goods of all
product types. ---Must be able to work a 12-hours a day schedule.
---Knows and willingly practices all safety rules and procedures
and participates in the plant safety program including the wearing
of appropriate safety apparel. ---Must be able to work overtime as
required, with or without reasonable accommodation. ---Perform all
job duties as assigned and directed by supervision or management
that may not be listed on this job description. ---Perform
housekeeping duties as assigned and keeps area and equipment clean.
---Properly handle hazardous waste as part of manufacturing
operations, maintenance, raw material handling, and clean-up
activities, in order to protect personnel, property and the
environment. ---Follow all EHS (Environmental Health and Safety)
regulations and guidelines, including RCRA (Resource Conservation
and Recovery Act). ---Maintain ISO 14001, and ISO 9001
certifications. ---This position will also be classified as a
"Hazardous Waste Handler". Refer to the EHS office for specific
training and descriptions. o If designated to handle Hazardous
Waste 90-day accumulation area, then additional training will be
required: DOT HazMat 126F. Basic Qualifications: ---Must be 18
years of age ---Must be legally authorized to work in the country
for which you are applying for employment without now or in the
future needing sponsorship for employment visa status ---Must be
able to read, write, communicate and comprehend English ---Must be
willing to work overtime with or without reasonable accommodation
Preferred Qualifications: ---Experience in a manufacturing
environment ---Associates or bachelor's degree in Chemistry
---Previous experience with Microsoft Office programs including
Word, Excel, PowerPoint and/or Access. ---Proficient in all
chemistries (permaclad, polane, and water) ---Previous lab
experience (work experience or college laboratory course work)
Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Equal Employment
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to an inclusive
and diverse workplace. All qualified candidates will receive
consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against
based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability,
age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any
other consideration prohibited by law or by contract. As a VEVRAA
Federal Contractor, Sherwin-Williams requests state and local
employment services delivery systems to provide priority referral
of Protected Veterans.
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