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Quality Lab Analyst

Date: Jun 13, 2022

Location: Mapleton, IL, US

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Quality Lab Analyst


Location: United States : Mapleton, IL

Function: Innovation Management (R&D)

Career Level: Graduates (< 2 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Corporation

Business Line: Care Solutions


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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Provide basic laboratory test analyses, inventory & prepare lab supplies, maintain (verify, calibrate, maintain) laboratory equipment. Perform test method evaluations



•    Perform QC tests on raw material, in-process, finished product samples and wastewater samples brought to the lab per SOP’s and sample testing plans. Complete associated documentation.
•    Inventory and maintain laboratory supplies for all materials necessary to perform QC tests.
•    Maintain a clean and safe work environment. Accept responsibility for their own safety and health.
•    Performs assigned duties in a manner that is safe and protective of the environment. Follows operating
•    procedures to ensure a safe and environmentally protective workplace. Observes and reports all incidents
•    and unsafe conditions. Takes an active interest in improving safety and environmental protection.
•    Train and evaluate lab and plant personnel on test methods and equipment verification methods.
•    Thoroughly understand all plant processes.
•    Lead and conduct test method verifications.
•    Perform SAP transactions (e.g. usage decisions, purchase requisitions, etc).
•    Perform basic maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of analytical instrumentation.
•    Perform verification, calibration and preventive maintenance in accordance with schedules identified in ISO
•    documentation.
•    Assist and participate in the EHSQ Management System (e.g., nonconformance, TVP, audits, inventory,
•    document control, corrective/preventive actions, TAN cards).
•    Perform test and investigation requirements as defined by the Manager-Quality Services.
•    Hazardous Waste Responsibility



•    Physical mobility and agility required.
•    Requires working in a rotating shift environment including weekends and holidays.
•    Requires adequate physical strength to perform the essential job tasks (for example, ability to lift 50
•    lbs. without mechanical assistance).
•    Exposure to prolonged physical activity (for example, twelve hour shifts).
•    Sensory faculties needed to safely perform the job duties that allow a person to react to potential or
•    immediate hazardous conditions and to take appropriate action.
•    Ability to wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as respiratory protection as well as common protective or safety equipment including, but not limited to, safety shoes, eye protection, hand protection, hearing protection, hard hats, etc.

•    Education: BS Physical Science or related field preferred, Associate Degree required with completion of organic chemistry courses.
•    Related Experience: Three (3) years of analytical lab experience.
•    Special Training or Competence: Test method verification
•    Training personnel
•    ISO 9001
•    Instrumentation (e.g., GC, HPLC, GC/MS, AA, Rheometer, IR)
•    Equipment/Software Skills: Computer literate (e.g., SAP, Word, Excel) 


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Evonik Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.

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