Packaging Lab Technician I
6135 Gunbarrel Avenue Boulder, CO 80301 US
pay 18-21 depending on experience
Manager would like to see the following:
- Diligence in completing tasks in a timely manner
- Experience in lab environment; calibration of equipment; documentation management and accuracy
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Performs a variety of technical procedures such as packaging testing ASTM D4169 ASTM F2096 ASTM F1929 ASTM D3078 ASTM F88 and ISTA 2A. Makes and records observations performs simple calculations and collects and prepares data for evaluation. Conducts laboratory support functions such as stocking and distributing supplies and equipment arranging and dismantling apparatus and collecting washing and storing glassware. Perform testing using needles and syringes. Perform drop testing vibration and package conditioning which includes moving product of up to 50 lbs from one location to another. Performs technical and record keeping duties in conformance with company and regulatory policies and standards to meet quality and accuracy requirements. Comply with facilities environmental health and safety procedures.
Uses schematics diagrams written and verbal descriptions or defined plans to perform testing and troubleshooting on electronic or mechanical components equipment or systems. Gathers maintains formats compiles and manipulates technical data using established formulae and procedures and performs detailed mathematical calculations. For higher levels may suggest and/or make improvements to optimize work processes.
Autonomy: Entry level position typically requiring little to no prior experience in technical aspects of a job . Work is clearly defined routine or follows standard procedures and is closely supervised. Performs basic tests and records data.
Innovation and Complexity: Responsible for checking data and technical information when minor changes may be required based on review. Technical problems faced are routine and solutions clearly prescribed.
Communication and Influence: Communicates with contacts typically within immediate job area. Obtains and provides technical information requiring little explanation or interpretation.
Requires limited job knowledge of systems, procedures, basic laboratory techniques and use of standard test instruments. Follows basic work routines and standards.
Does not require college education
• Able to lift 50 pounds
• Able to view items through microscope
• Extended periods of time doing computer-based work
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