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Calibrations and Testing Services Technician (Westlake, Ohio)

Posted: 11/4/2020


Calibration & Testing Services Technician

We are looking for an exceptional Calibration & Testing Services Technician who will work in the calibration and weathering testing labs in Westlake, Ohio. Reporting to the Global Order Desk & Calibration Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for calibrating instruments, maintaining lab equipment and setting up, documenting and reporting test results, and assisting with order intake. The ideal candidate will be highly organized with the ability to juggle and prioritize multiple daily tasks under minimal supervision.

Q-Lab Corporation is a global leader in providing material durability testing products. Since 1956, we have designed and manufactured laboratory test products such as weathering testers, light stability testers and corrosion testers. We maintain a global presence with manufacturing facilities in the US and sales and distribution facilities in England, Germany and China. Our world-class corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility are located in Westlake, Ohio.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Calibrate black panel thermometers, radiometers, and RH sensors using approved calibration procedures.

• Schedule daily work activities based on calibration or test due dates.

• Ensure that laboratory instruments are maintained and calibrated.

• Receive and setup new outdoor tests for Q-Lab’s Test Services division.

• Run outdoor and accelerated weathering tests and compile the results into customer reports.

• Input evaluation data into excel spreadsheets.

• Wash and polish specimens according to test needs.

• Take detailed, professional looking photographs of customer specimens as required.

• Package test specimens for return shipments.

• Perform Field Checks and participate in monthly Self-Audits.

• Interact with internal customers, vendors, and engineering support staff.

• Assisting the Order Desk in entering quotes and orders.

• Participate in continuous improvement initiatives to increase efficiency and solve problems.

• Participate in Root Cause analysis for Non-Conforming events

We Require:

• 2 year technical degree, or 2+ years’ experience working in a technical field

• Ability to work 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM or 8:30AM – 5:00 PM

• Willing to work overtime as needed

• Knowledge of electro/mechanical systems

• Mechanically and electrically adept, with good manual dexterity

• Proficient with computer systems, especially Microsoft Word and Excel

• A keen eye for visual inspections

• Excellent organization skills

• Exceptional verbal & written communication skills

• Ability to follow procedures and not improvise.

• Energetic, with a positive, can-do attitude

• Strong sense of urgency

• Ability to reliably work independently

We offer:

• Fun, fast-moving, and friendly work atmosphere.

• A big business footprint, but small business family culture.

• A proven track record of success.

• Excellent compensation package + bonus.

• Vacation, Paid Time Off and Holidays.

• Comprehensive benefits: Health, Prescription and Life.

• Top Workplaces Award Winner 2012, 2015-2020 (Cleveland, OH)

• Beautiful corporate headquarters located off I-90 in Westlake, Ohio.

Drug Free Workplace

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer



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Q-Lab Phone Numbers

USA: +1-440-835-8700
Florida & Arizona Test Services: +1-305-245-5600
UK/Europe: +44-1204-861616
Germany: +49-681-857470
China: +86-21-5879-7970

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