Mechanical Lab Technician – Bloomfield, CT

 

The Mechanical Lab Technician is responsible for the mechanical testing of laboratory samples.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Prioritize workload to ensure a timely testing of all samples.
  • Ensure sample identity throughout the testing procedure.
  • Perform required mechanical tests for all samples following the proper work instructions and good laboratory techniques.
  • Verify test results with alloy work instructions and / or customer specifications to ensure compliance. If any value is outside the acceptable range, then notify the Lab Supervisor or other designated personnel and take the appropriate action.
  • Enter all mechanical data into the laboratory database.
  • Perform housekeeping as required to ensure the lab is a clean and safe working environment.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist other Lab Technicians when it is warranted by the workload and/or the request of Lab Supervisor.
  • Assist with special projects as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Working knowledge of analytical laboratory techniques.
  • Must be able to prioritize workload and multi-task.
  • Ability to safely work with hazardous chemicals, primarily with concentrated acids and other chemicals in preparing samples for metallographic examination.
  • Possess a working knowledge of MS Office applications.

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A.S. degree in related STEM discipline preferred. High school diploma with relevant industrial or laboratory experience is acceptable.
  • One year of experience in the operation of mechanical testing equipment (tensile testing, microhardness testing, mount preparation, metallographic examination, etc.).
  • Some experience in laboratory practices used in analytical chemistry/analysis is helpful (specifically solution preparation, ICP and or XRF).

For all positions at the Bloomfield Connecticut facility contact:
email: Resumes@DeringerNey.com
or
Apply On-Line

Deringer-Ney Inc.
Human Resources
353 Woodland Ave
Bloomfleld, CT 06002
Fax: 860-286-6113

ITAR/EAR Requirements:

Presently, all positions at Deringer Ney, Inc. require access to information or technology that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and/or other US government security regulations. These regulations do not permit access rights to non-US citizens or to other unauthorized individuals. Therefore, all applicants must be US Citizens or US Permanent Residents ("green card holders") to be considered for a position.