LAB Research Chemist/Physicist/Engineer II in Cottage Grove, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 3/16/2020

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    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

12+ mths-$28.00 hr.

Lab Research Chemist/Physicist/Engineer II

Volt is seeking a Lab Research Chemist for Cottage Grove location of a well known client.

Job Summary:
Responsible for conducting lab operations to meet Waste & Feedstream Analysis Plan (WAP/FAP) requirements, waste regulations and safety, environmental, and productivity objectives. Drive continuous improvement projects to decrease environmental impact, improve safety, increase productivity, & reduce cost. Partner with waste generators to ensure regulatory compliance and cost reduction.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Conduct lab testing, coordinate external testing as needed, complete data analysis, process data, and update Waste Stream Profiles (WSP) per the (WAP/FAP).
• Track and analyze data to identify issues and provide guidance to improve lab and waste receival & disposal operations.
• Initiate and lead projects to improve safety and environmental performance, improve efficiency, reduce cost, and improve equipment reliability & uptime
• Work together with waste generating plants to profile and classify materials to meet waste regulations and requirements of waste receival & disposal operations.
• Use Lean Six Sigma tools where applicable to drive improvement projects with sustainable results.

Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry

Works with moderate work direction, and can identify issues/problems but may need assistance in resolving. Worker to assume responsibility for initiating and performing defined technical activities leading to new or improve products, processes or technologies on a program basis.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer