Who we are: EMD Performance Materials, the North American high-tech materials brand of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, comprises a portfolio for applications in fields such as consumer electronics, lighting, coatings, printing technology, plastics, and cosmetics. Key products are: display materials, LED materials for lighting as well as OLED materials for lighting and displays, functional materials for solar panels and energy solutions, effect pigments as well as active ingredients and fillers for cosmetics, food and pharmaceutical products, effect pigments and functional materials for coatings, printing and plastics and high-purity specialty chemical materials for the electronics and semiconductor industry and is currently working on innovative materials for technologies that enable solar energy to be used efficiently and energy-saving LEDs and OLEDs to be developed.
Your role: Entry level Laboratory Technician position within our local Pigment Manufacturing facility. This individual will utilize a variety of test equipment to perform incoming, intermediate and final inspections on materials. Typical analysis includes but not limited to: pH, conductivity, particle size analysis, heavy metal content, color measurements. Visual acuity is critical to the role.
Who you are:
Education: Degree in Chemistry (preferred) or comparable work experience
Experience: 1-3 years experience with laboratory equipment
- Capability of working independently and in groups
- High level of focus on details
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Familiarity with ISO 9001 and GMP manufacturing environment is preferred.
- Must be able to work day shift with some weekend work on a rotating schedule.
- Color experience is a plus.
What we offer: Your possibilities to develop in our growing company are just as manifold as our product portfolio. We offer a modern and international working environment to unleash your innovative potential in diverse teams, and take responsibility for our employees, products, the environment and society.
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.