BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Laboratory Technician in Sumter, South Carolina

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Maintain the Gel Laboratory in a clean and orderly manner. Performs tests on incoming raw materials, finished gel of different kinds. Keeps accurate records and maintains files of the test results. Maintains instruments and equipment as applicable. Enters test data in SAP System. Communicates to the Production Supervisors as well as his/her Supervisor of any quality failures.

Responsibilities:

  • Observe all safety and environmental procedures and quality system requirements.

  • Collects and prepares laboratory samples for laboratory testing.

  • Performs the following tests, as specified, on Incoming Raw Materials: Rheology, Density, Color, Silica, Acid Value, Kinematic

  • Tests and approves incoming polyester, silica, stabilizer and titanium dioxide as required by specifications.

  • Viscosity, FTIR, and Centrifugation.

  • Performs Rheology, Density, Color and Silica tests on finished gel.

  • Cleans testing and work areas.

  • Cleans the instruments and equipment.

  • Documents test results on appropriate forms and records.

  • Maintains files and test reports in an orderly fashion.

  • Enter test data in the SAP system.

  • Assists the Quality Scientist II as needed.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Required Qualifications:

  • Vocational/Technical School (Curriculum: Minimum of one year technical education with scientific related coursework)

  • Minimum of 1 year Laboratory Testing

Preferred Qualifications:

Associates Degree (Major: Chemistry/Biology)

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.

Primary Work LocationUSA SC - Sumter

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Work Shift3rd Shift 11pm-7am (United States of America)

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status