211704 - Laboratory Technician
Industry
SCI
Region
OK-Oklahoma
City
Tulsa
State
OK
Rate
Up to $29.40 DOE
Duration
5 months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Laboratory Technician for a contract opportunity in Tulsa, OK.

This position is 100% onsite.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Train on aggregate and asphalt mixture testing until proficient with each test according to ASTM/AASHTO test procedures.
The applicant will be responsible for aggregate testing and data analysis.
Perform accurate asphalt mixture preparation and testing.
Conduct mechanical testing of bituminous specimens in the Pavement Performance Testing Laboratory.
Acquires and maintains Hazardous Material Shipping Certification

Performs accurate asphalt binder testing.
Performs extraction and binder recovery.
Knowledge of the components, operating characteristics, and limitations of engineering systems and processes particular to their area of specialization.
Maintain database of test results and control access to this database.
Make results easily accessible to technical personnel.
Look for ways to streamline the efficiency of testing procedures and laboratory practices.
Improve tests and equipment by mechanical, electrical, of other means as necessary.
Maintenance tasks involve light mechanical duties and maintenance of laboratory equipment.


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Thorough knowledge of laboratory safety policies and procedures, chemical hazards, and other precautions to promote an effective and safe workplace.

Working knowledge of mix design processes preferred.
Strong ability to manage projects and be self-directed.

Computer proficiency including Outlook, Word, and Excel.

Ability to read and follow ASTM/AASHTO test procedures to generate data.

Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

EDUCATION:
Accredited High school diploma or equivalent required
Associates or higher technical degree in a science or engineering-related discipline



WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Christopher Conaway
cconaway@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x332 or (800) 927-9318 x332

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.