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Material Lab Technician

  • Location: Plano, 75024
  • Salary: 23.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

This international industry leader has an immediate 12+ months contract opportunity in Plano, TX for a Material Lab Technician.  This position requires working onsite in the lab Monday-Friday. 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Translate test requests into actual sample prep, equipment set up, data collection and reporting
  • Conduct part and material evaluations to ensure the results meet the expectations of the requesting group
  • Maintain, comply, and support Lab Safety requirements and workplace organization standards
  • Utilize standardized work methods and machine operating procedures to conduct evaluations
  • Support the adherence to the annual budget
  • Support lab equipment general maintenance, preventative maintenance, and calibration
  • Associate Degree in Material Science / related technical discipline or equivalent work experience with chemicals and/or a Test Lab Environment.
  • Strong chemical or metallurgy background.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with Engineering as well as other technical support groups
  • Strong experience on MS Office and Excel/Outlook is required.
  • Experience operating highly sensitive analytical lab equipment
  • Ability to use technical standards and drawing systems such as ASTM, ISO or industry to complete raw material testing
  • Capable of working in enclosed, environmentally controlled spaces
  • Capable of meeting the physical demands required to perform job tasks to include moderate bending and lifting up to 40 pounds.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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