Avery Dennison Quality Lab Technician - Temporary Position in Mill Hall, Pennsylvania
Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.
The Mill Hall Quality Lab is looking to fill a temporary assignment. In this temporary assignment, the temporary associate will train in most aspects of the Quality Lab Technician role to provide increased coverage and weekend support to decrease the overtime burden of full time Technicians.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: (5-7)
Tests in-process, final and middle samples using industry/company approved technologies
Makes adjustments batches based upon in-process and final sample results
Box samples for storage
Answer phone calls during off-hours
Tests or approves incoming raw materials
Records test results into QTL database, judging for completeness and accuracy of data
Prints certificate of analysis (C of A) for distribution to appropriate personnel
Calibrates testing instruments, including (pH meter, viscometers, and temperature baths).
Moves testing materials as required, including weighing non-bulk items
Follows standard operating procedures during use of equipment
Cleans testing equipment
Follows safety procedures when handling materials and running equipment
Maintains a safe and clean work environment
Obtains assistance from supervisor or higher level production personnel if problems arise or normal instructions are insufficient
Works the hours and/or shift assigned and meets attendance requirements. Primary shift will be variable between the hours of 3pm and 7am.
Provide coverage on other shifts and weekends as needed, sometimes on short notice
High School Diploma or GED Required.
Good scientific knowledge. Understands and uses basic scientific principles to incorporate new techniques when needed. Proficiency with various types of procedures and equipment.
Understanding of computer systems, such as Microsoft Office, Google and function specific software.
Good analytical and problem solving skills. Good verbal and written skills.
Knowledgeable on how to make accurate mathematical computations.
Skilled in interfacing effectively with cross-functional groups to define and execute overall requirements.
Must be able to work other shifts as needed to cover work flow, absences/vacations etc.
A strong ability to multitask
Have an eye for details and be able to maintain multiple series of numbers for each shift pertaining to the products they are testing, the testing criteria and the test results
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/DisabledAll your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled