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CTG Laboratory Test Technician in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Laboratory Test Technician

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States


Information Technology

Jun 10, 2021Post Date

21202478Requisition #

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Come join us and grow your career with CTG! CTG has worked with this international, Fortune 500 end-client for over 20 years! Apply with CTG for this exciting opportunity!

CTGs premier global client in Pittsburgh, PAhas a contract assignment for aLaboratory Test Technician.

Location:Pittsburgh, PA

Job type:Contract

Duration: 4+ months

Work hours: 8am to 5pm

Education: Associates Degree

Pay Rate: $23.00/hour

Overview:Conduct mechanical laboratory testing of flexible foam to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical applications of flexible foam chemistry. The successful candidate, as a member of the Materials Testing Group, performs standard physical tests and sample preparation for polyurethane flexible foam.

  • Receipt and verification of testing requests and sample materials

  • Preparing specimens, set-up of test equipment and appropriate test methods

  • Performing required testing, verifying results, and electronic reporting and archiving via LIMS (laboratory information management systems)

  • Scheduling of aging and other time-related sample preparation activities to ensure optimum testing efficiency

  • Follow corporate guidelines regarding safety and housekeeping

  • Support other members of the (multi-disciplinary) Physical Testing team where necessary, including providing test specimens or test results for specific requests

After training, the employee is expected, with minimal supervision, to organize and carry out testing activities safely, efficiently, and with proper attention to detail to ensure high quality of the test results provided. The candidate must be able to competently and independently operate testing equipment, both computer controlled (software driven) or stand alone, on which the incumbent has been trained.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Associates Degree Required; Bachelor’s Degree Preferred

  • Experience working in a laboratory environment

  • Knowledge of basic algebra and statistics for performing calculations necessary to analyze test data, e.g., linear regression, significant figures, standard deviation, mean, etc., and the ability to develop and maintain statistical process control charts

  • Computer literacy to work with basic office software; also, independently work with the LIMS and with software operating test equipment

  • Ability to read and understand test methods such as ASTM, ISO or other test specifications (automotive US or other)

  • Good mechanical aptitude to understand operations of respective test equipment

  • Interpersonal skill level to interact with diverse individuals is critical- Experience in a service provider capacity preferred

  • High standards for safety and safety systems will be essential requirements for this position

  • Strong team orientation

  • High level of computer literacy to independently work with LIMS and with different software operating systems associated with the test equipment.

Additional Information

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)!

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply directly through our website or email your Word version resume and salary expectations toAmanda.Dianetti@ctg.com.

CTG is a leading provider of digital transformation solutions and services that accelerate clients' project momentum and achievement of their desired IT and business outcomes. Our vision is to be an indispensable partner to our clients and the preferred career destination for digital and technology experts. CTG has operations in North America, South America, Western Europe, and India. For more information, visit www.ctg.com.

Our culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.

Additional Information

  • Job Function: Laboratory

  • Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

  • Work Remote: No

  • Travel: No