ID: 2
Location: US-NC-Charlotte
Category: R&D, Technology
Position Type: FT Sal/WhCo OT

About the Organization

Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical has annual sales of more than $7.5 billion and over 20,000 employees supporting customers around the world.


Lab Technician is responsible for planning and conducting routine experiments as well as analyzing and reporting results related to the development of robust, optimized products and processes with speed and accuracy.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepares samples utilizing ink/coating raw materials and lab equipment. Determines appropriate test methodology to deliver desired outcome.
  • Participates in the execution of experiments and generation data for design of Experiments (DoE) and statistical testing.
  • As instructed by program leader, documents assigned projects and hours in Sun’s GPM.
  • Performs laboratory maintenance and housekeeping on a frequent basis.
  • Maintains laboratory records. Summarizes data and maintains in request folders for senior analysts
  • Performs basic mathematical calculations to adjust formulas
  • Learns and utilizes International Standards Organization (ISO) procedures to maintain compliance.
  • Interacts with vendors and branches. Interacts with Product Management for direction and project development. Utilizes existing product standards as primary back-up and development as a secondary measure.
  • Follows Chemical Hygiene plan and looks for safety improvements.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Possesses High School Diploma or equivalent with laboratory science emphasis (some college preferred)
  • Candidates should have 0-1-year work experience, preferably in a chemical, analytical, or biological lab environment.
  • Detailed, organized and demonstrates good writing and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrates basic computer proficiency and comfort with Word (tables), Excel and PowerPoint M/S Suite software and can interact and develop proficiency in working with specific software used in lab testing
  • Shows pride in work accomplishments and motivated to learn new concepts, techniques and practices.
  • Displays strong interpersonal relationship skills
  • Works successfully in a cross-functional team
  • Displays good math skills and possesses inquisitive nature

EOE Statement

Sun Chemical is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

JobTarget Code

PM20 Tracking

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