176443 - Engineer/ Laboratory Chemist Level II - VA - O/Ml
6 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking an Engineer/ Laboratory Chemist Level ll for an opening in Culpeper, VA.

Working under general supervision and following established policies and procedures, you will conduct a variety of standardized testing. You will assist in the set-up and operation of various types of instrumentation and wet chemistry methods. Assistance in data reduction and report generation is also required.

85% - Perform routine laboratory analysis of chemicals and energetic materials to include particle size analysis, titrations, moisture analysis, and other testing as required.

15% - Consolidate results, prepare findings for reports and distribute results.

Work place may include areas where a wide variety of chemical materials are used and stored. May involve potential exposure to variable noise levels. Must customarily have a high consciousness for personnel and equipment safety. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, shop coat, and respirator. Employees in this position must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. This position may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.
2-4 years experience. Persons familiar with Karl Fischer, Microtrac, and Parr Calorimeter experience desired as well as wet chemistry methods/techniques

Accredited BS Chemist with 1-3 years work experience in wet chemistry laboratory.


MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Patrick Costello at pcostello@chiptonross.com
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x181 or (800) 927-9318 x181

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.