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 Anamet is seeking a full-time, 40 hours/week, Laboratory Technician to perform the following job duties and responsibilities:

  

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

 

 Work with senior engineers and technical staff performing various laboratory tests and procedures on components and devices from a wide range of industries.

  

·         Use a variety of cutting tools for sectioning parts: band saws, abrasive saws, plasma cutter

  

·         Use digital cameras to document parts

   

·         Use measuring tools to document parts: calipers, micrometers, image analysis software

   

·         Prepare specimens for metallography using laboratory equipment for mounting, grinding, polishing, and chemical etching

  

·         Use metallurgical laboratory instruments including: stereomicroscope, digital microscope, metallograph, and hardness testers

   

·         Prepare chemical solutions of common acids and bases used to etch specimens for metallography, and maintain etchant library

   

·         Perform occasional field metallography in industrial environments such as refineries and power plants

   

·         Perform routine maintenance of metallurgical laboratory equipment, order necessary consumables and supplies

   

·         Interface with laboratory instrument suppliers and their service personnel

   

·         Perform liquid penetrant or magnetic particle testing to look for cracks in parts

   

This position reports directly to the Associate Director of Laboratories. 

  

Qualifications: 

·         Education:  AA degree with science courses or post-secondary school technical certification desirable   

·         Experience:  Hands-on experience in a laboratory or mechanical shop environment desirable

 

Skills:  

Detail oriented person, fast learner, good at following directions, reliable team player with strong verbal skills, work ethic and customer-centric mind-set, flexibility and adaptability to activities that vary day-to-day.

 ·         Mechanical aptitude and knowledge of basic machine tool safety   

·         Basic chemical laboratory safety using acids and bases   

·         Working knowledge of MS Office software and the ability to learn specialty software that interfaces with metallurgical laboratory equipment

  

Physical Demands:   

Ability to safely lift at least 40 lbs.  Ability to wear a respirator and pass pulmonary function test.

  

Other Requirements:   

Schedule: Required working hours are 8 AM – 5 PM.     

Substance Abuse Testing and Background Check:  Individual will be subject to drug and alcohol testing and background check.

 

Compensation and Benefits:   

Compensation is based on education and experience listed in Qualifications.  The company offers an industry-competitive compensation package often including a discretionary end‑of-year bonus.  The company offers benefits including medical, dental, vision, and a 401(k) plan.

  

Application Process:  

Interested candidates should send a resume and a cover letter by e-mail, describing your interest in and qualifications for this position and specific relevant experience, to howard@anametinc.com.

No calls please.

 

Anamet, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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