QC Technician 1 - 3rd shift

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Date: Sep 20, 2022

Location: Columbus, OH, US

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

Coordinate the collection of random samples from production batches. Perform a wide variety of complex testing processes to measure product’s physical characteristics. Use highly sophisticated and precise testing instruments and computerized record keeping.

Key Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty safely, satisfactorily, and in a timely manner.

•    Perform a wide variety of complex testing processes on production batches to measure product’s physical or chemical characteristics. Tests include, but are not limited to, viscosity, weight per unit of measure, flow, gloss, color characteristics (compared with standards), and various other similar tests as specified        for each product.
•    Tint batches without assistance
•    Enter complete and accurate documentation of results and/or observations in SAP for record keeping.
•    Prepare and record customer submissions
•    Maintain appropriate levels of housekeeping and 5S organization in the lab 
•    Meet or exceed agreed upon and established goals
•    Perform equipment calibration and testing procedures as assigned

Job Requirements

•    High School Diploma or equivalent required

•    Previous manufacturing environment preferred
•    Previous customer service experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•    Knowledge of Excel, Word and SAPs
•    Demonstrate ability to perform at this level within six months
•    Ability to read, comprehend and follow safety instructions and safety guidelines
•    Knowledge in mathematics – basic math including adding, subtracting, multiplication, division, fractions and measurements
•    Organization and time management skills
•    Customer service skills
•    Must be able to move to all areas of the operation with the ability to stand for extended periods of time
•    Must be able to lift 25 lbs
•    Must be able to wear required protective clothing including but not limited to safety shoes, safety glasses, lab coat, safety gloves
•    Must be able to tolerate smell of chemicals used in the manufacturing and testing of our products
•    Must be able to work overtime as required


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AkzoNobel is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with applicable laws, we prohibit discrimination against any applicant or employee based on any legally-recognized basis, including, but not limited to: race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, lactation, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status, uniformed servicemember status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Requisition ID: #LI-DNI

Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin