Quality Control Lab Technician - 3rd Shift

Oak Creek, Wisconsin, us
Company: PPG
Category: Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations
Published on 2021-07-31 22:04:05

As a Quality Control Lab Technician at the Product Testing Lab for PPG Industries, your career can have tremendous potential. The world's leading coatings and specialty products company, we have a long-standing tradition of developing innovative technologies and processes to achieve the high quality standards our customers have come to expect. It makes for a fast-paced, high-energy work environment where you will be continually challenged and encouraged to grow.

Key Responsibilities

  • Our product testing team examines our paints and coatings and their performance from every angle –testing, measuring and evaluating our products with a critical eye and making pass/fail determinations for quality, consistency and shelf-life.
  • It’s a very hands-on role; we’ll rely on you for everything from routine lab testing to calculating formulation adjustments.
  • Use your reasoning ability and resourcefulness to problem-solve our chemical formulations to ensuring our products are of the highest quality. After all, it’s our name on the line.
  • Position is third shift, work hours are 11 pm – 7:30 am.
  • Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED required, college chemistry is preferred
  • Solid knowledge of laboratory processes and quality control environment
  • Good conceptual basis in chemistry with proven ability to perform testing to specifications
  • Excellent mathematical ability including statistical evaluations
  • Strong attention to detail and documentation practices
  • Solid communication and multi-tasking skills
  • Paint and/or chemical background preferred
  • Must be able to work the third shift 11:00pm – 7:30 am

    Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


    Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

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