Solmax Geosynthetics, LLC. Laboratory Technician (Lab Tech) in Kingstree, South Carolina
Position Overview The purpose of this position is to perform lab tests to determine the physical characteristics of all materials and ensure they meet the customers expectations. This needs to be done in a timely fashion to minimize the scrap incurred due to lack of quality. This position needs to be capable of conducting all quality tests as well as manage the quality activities on their shift. This is position ensures the Lab Tech I is working effectively, safely and makes all necessary judgment calls based on their experience and the quality standards. This position should function with minimal support from the Lab Manager.Essential Job FunctionsMaintain a safe and clean work environmentMaintain 6S ProgramSet up test programs, adjust and operate lab equipment and instrumentsTest finished goods for all physical tests as defined by the MQC and quality instructions; including hydraulic conductivity, transmissivity etc.Calibrate all lab equipment done locally and maintain equipment log Test product samples for specificity conformance and release all rolls for shipmentEnsure all 3rd party samples are packaged, and ready for shipmentMust know how to use a cut knife to obtain test samples from rollsManage the day-to-day issues with the quality labManage the retain sample storage areaGenerate quality certs Other Job FunctionsPerform other duties as assigned.