Application Deadline: 

Friday, October 1, 2021

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Job Scope/Summary:

  • Prepare, test and compare experimental samples. 
  • Provide and maintain accurate data and records for raw material evaluations, new product projects and product improvement projects. 
  • Working safely is part of our culture and is a condition of employment.


Essential Functions:

  • Follow basic lab safety guidelines and regulations
  • Take direction from supervisor and complete assignments in a timely manner
  • Prepare samples using laboratory dispersion and blending equipment
  • Conduct standard tests following Standard Test Procedures including, but not limited to, viscosity, ICI, gloss, tint strength, density, pH, and scrub tests
  • Record and report test results
  • Report problems associated with test equipment or test processes
  • Clean and maintain test equipment, and work area
  • Perform basic laboratory maintenance including, but not limited to, pourback, stocking lab supply, adhesion panel preparation, clean-up
  • Alert supervisors to low levels of raw materials or supplies for projects
  •    Maintain regular communication with supervisor



  • Educational attainment equivalent to high school graduation
  • 1-2 years of relevant laboratory and/or industrial experience.



  • Knowledge of basic lab skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office Suites and/or software applications related to job functions
  • Knowledge of lab safety guidelines and regulations
  • Ability to understand and follow defined testing methods and accurately complete test records
  • Communication, filing and some computer skills are required