Element Materials Technology

Associate Chemist

Job Locations US-OR-Milwaukie, Portland
ID
2022-10483

Overview

Join us as a Associate Chemist and see how your variety of testing, sample preparation make a difference and how critical it is to helping us deliver on our purpose and achieve our goals.

 

Element is a world renown Aerospace Testing Company with clients such as Boeing, SpaceX and Blue Origin.

 

At Element our shared purpose of ‘Making tomorrow safer than today’ is what brings us together. We are energized by our ambition to make the world a better place and create a safer future for people. This is what sets us (and you, if you join us…) apart from the crowd.

 

Schedule: 1st or 2nd shift position: we offer a shift differential of $1/hr for 2nd shift

Salary: Min Starting $20/hr

 

Responsibilities

  • Analyze various metal alloys, manual handling of samples
  • Operation of equipment such as Gas Analyzers, OES, XRF
  • Managing the calibration of glass wares and the instruments and maintenance, cleaning and checking of equipment
  • Ensure work compliance to ISO 17025 requirements
  • Coordinating with the other technicians in the team to carry out work as per the planning schedule
  • Generating test reports for clients (data entry, quality assurance)

Skills / Qualifications

Is this job for me?

 

This is a fast-paced environment, and we need someone who is proactive, self-motivated and a team player. The person for this role will be a specialist in their field, respected by all who they work with, keen to learn and enthusiastic in the face of challenge. You will need :

  • Have a diploma / a degree in chemistry is advantageous
  • Have the ability to work in teams under pressure and flexible to work different working hours (night / day) shifts if required or necessary
  • Good English communication skills: reading, writing, speaking
  • Knowledge and experience of safe operation of testing equipment and operating in an independent / chemistry / consultant laboratory

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Company Overview

Element is one of the fastest growing testing, inspection and certification businesses in the world. Globally we have more than 7,500 brilliant minds operating from 200 sites across 30 countries. Together we share an ambitious purpose to ‘Make tomorrow safer than today’.

 

When failure in use is not an option, we help customers make certain that their products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. From early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, our global laboratory network of scientists, engineers, and technologists support customers to achieve assurance over product quality, sustainable outcomes, and market access.

 

While we are proud of our global reach, working at Element feels like being part of a smaller company. We empower you to take charge of your career, and reward excellence and integrity with growth and development.

 

Industries across the world depend on our care, attention to detail and the absolute accuracy of our work. The role we have to play in creating a safer world is much bigger than our organization.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.

 

All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: age, disability, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, race, religion, responsibility of dependents, sexual orientation, or gender identity or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

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