QA Associate

Post Date

Nov 27, 2023



ZIP/Postal Code

Apr 23, 2024 Insight Global

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Pay Rate

$24 - $36 (hourly estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is looking for a Chemical Lab Technician to sit onsite in Freeport, Tx for a Oil and Gas client at their Chemical Manufacturing plant. This person will be joining a team of 5 other individuals comprised of Lab Analysts and QA/ QC specialist. This role will be reporting directly to the Plants Technical Superintendent but the interview will be conducted by the Superintendent and the Quality Team Leader. Daily responsibilities for this role include chemical sample testing, reporting and recording Quality Control procedures and test results, maintaining inventory, preparing lab tests, and calibrate equipment on a regular basis. The Freeport plant is a Batch plant so this person will also be calculating and recommending batch adjustments to the Production team. Outside of their internal team this person will be communicating frequently with groups such as Logistics., Production and R&D occasionally. This role requires the operation of instrumentation such as densitometers, NMRs, ICPs, GCs, GPCs, FITRs and auto-titrator. This role works off a DuPont schedule which will require this position to be onsite either 4 days on and 3 days off or 3 days on and 4 days off and each shift will be 12 hours.

Required Skills & Experience

2+ years of experience working within a Lab in Quality

Experience working in a lab

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Experience with lab safety procedures

Associates Degree in Chemistry or a related Degree

Proficient in Microsoft Products

Nice to Have Skills & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Bio Chemistry, Biology

Experience working in a quality control setting at a chemical manufacturing facility

Familiarity with the use, maintenance and troubleshooting of a variety of analytical equipment

Experience with testing Polymers or Chemicals

Experience working with SAP

Batch Plant Experience

7+ years of experience working in a lab

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.