Praxair, Inc. ST Senior Chemical Lab Technician in Houston, Texas
Senior Chemical Lab Technician
Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Sr. Chemical Lab Technician to join our team located in Houston, TX.
The Sr. Chemical Lab Technician will beaccountable for conducting tests and preparing documentation for specialty gas cylinders. Under general supervision the Sr. Chemical Lab Technician conducts routine technical tasks in plant, field or lab and provides basic technical assistance in areas such as gas applications.
Sr. Chemical Lab Technician
Performs QC analysis on pure and mixed gases following in house and federal regulated procedures.
Performs preventative maintenance on laboratory instrumentation in addition to troubleshooting if issues occur
May generate certificates of analysis for pure products and mixtures
Sets up and calibrates new testing equipment to required standards
Ensures lab is maintained in a neat, clean and orderly condition
Maintains data both via hard copies and electronically
Interacts effectively with other work groups
Aide lab technicians on technical issues that may occur
Ability to take on new projects in addition to daily task
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in STEM field of study (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics)
2 years experience working in industrial lab environment
Gas Chromatography experience necessary (specifically GowMac and Agilent).
Experience with Chromperfect and Chemstation software preferred.
Some leadership experience preferred but not required.
Instrumentation troubleshooting experience preferred
Must be willing to work 2ndShift (3:00p.m. to 11:30p.m.; M-F)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Primary Location Texas-Houston
Req ID: 18001072