Product Assurance Chemical Lab Technician Inspector I

Columbia, South Carolina
04 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   23139BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we're proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Product Assurance Chemical Lab Technician at our Columbia Facility.

In this position, a Product Assurance Chemical Lab Technician  can expect to be responsible for the following:

Individual will learn to perform setup and monitoring of various pieces of analytical equipment. Individual will also perform troubleshooting of the analytical equipment when it is determined that the equipment is performing below expectations or when negative trends are observed.  Perform routine, basic, repetitive assignments involving detail visual mechanical and dimensional inspections and analytical chemistry and physical measurements in accordance with approved procedures. 
  • Calibrate and operate equipment.  Prepare required reagents, solution, and standards.  Review data and able to identify trends and interpret analytical results.
  • Ability to perform 1st echelon maintenance.  Follow procedural trouble shooting steps.  Maintain cleanliness of tools, work area, and equipment.
  • Visual inspection.  Measuring product with non-destructive measuring equipment.
  • Perform analysis of solutions and powders.

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

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Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:
  • High school diploma or equivalent; Technical degree preferred
  • 0-2 years in an analytical laboratory
  • Must be able to Identify process upsets, perform standard shop math, have computer literacy, and have good communication: listening, oral, and written
  • Must be able to works well independently
  • An ideal candidate will be able to problem solve, Perform basic conversions and statistics, have good Analytical chemistry techniques, and will be able to Inspire and relate well to others.
  • Creates / leads teams
  • Chemical Technology certificate or similar preferred

Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.

Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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