179241 - Laboratory Technician
6 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Laboratory Technician for an opening in Cambridge, MA.

hands-on technical support personnel to assist with material testing and analytical characterization of polymer membranes, electrodes and electrolytes in support of developing new battery products. Typical characterization will include but not limiting to ICP, UV-VIS, conductivity, thermal and mechanical testing. The successful candidate will work closely with a team of technical staff in support of achieving overall project goals. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and possess a strong attention to detail. Candidates should have some laboratory-type experience from chemical/pharmaceutical/bioscience industry, familiarly with documentation, and be comfortable in handling analytical instrumentation, following calibration procedures, and using computer-operated devices and systems. A desire for learning is critical and strongly encouraged in this complex environment.

• An Associate degree in a scientific field with 3 yrs lab/industrial experience or High School diploma with minimum of 5 yrs lab/industrial experience. • A basic understanding of chemistry and materials properties preferably in polymer membrane • Hands-on in analytical techniques/instrumentation, and computer driven data collection and basic analysis. • Experience in quantitative analytical chemistry techniques such as ICP, UV-VIS, conductivity, thermal and mechanical testing. • The ability to use and handle gas cylinder and hand tools such as wrenches, voltmeter, pipettes, pumps, and other basic lab equipment. • The ability to follow schematics, troubleshooting issues, and implement repair strategies. • Solid communications skills (both verbal and in writing) are required.

• Experience (4+ years) in carrying out repetitive, high through put analytical testing to support the development and commercialization of the targeted product. • Experience working in a materials testing lab following procedures, ability to write SOP’s and maintaining analytical instruments and equipment to quality standards. • Experience in developing processes to validate analytical chemistry methods that support product specification. • An interest in renewable energy technologies and a desire to learn more about the field.

Accredited Associate degree in a scientific field with 3 yrs lab/industrial experience or High School diploma with minimum of 5 yrs lab/industrial experience.

9/80, 1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.