Lab Technician

Date:  Jul 9, 2024
Posting End Date: 

Lawrence, KS, US, 66044

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

As the Lab Technician, you will be responsible for conducting all raw material, in-process, and finished product analyses as well as any special testing as required. 


I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position? 
•    You will be expected to communicate testing results efficiently & effectively to Operations Team Members.
•    You must be able to read and understand all laboratory standard procedures.
•    You must comply with and follow all laboratory SOPs and methods to perform accurate and precise testing.
•    You will be supporting the Chemist in assessing/evaluating new equipment and/or new methods.
•    You will be responsible for ensuring environmental and quality regulatory compliance by completing training requirements, disposing of lab chemicals and materials according to regulations, and performing safety checks as required.
•    Your duties will include supporting the maintenance and calibration of laboratory instrumentation by keeping them clean and operational according to laboratory procedures.
•    You will be expected to participate actively in ICL's safety program, always seeking areas of opportunity and promoting safety in all actions, as well as participating in monthly safety meetings.
•    You will actively participate in supporting Quality Culture in the plant.
•    Your duties include assisting the Plant Emergency Brigade by making announcements over the plant PA system and notifying the Brigade and/or contacting outside agencies to assist with plant emergencies.
•    You must be able to work required overtime when necessary.

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role? 
•    Associate or Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university or five years in a quality assurance analytical laboratory preferred. 
•    Ability to perform algebraic math skills.
•    Must possess computer skills (Microsoft Office Products).
•    Strong customer service and communication skills.
•    Strong safety background/orientation.
•    Ability to work independently & under pressure.
•    Demonstrated ability to work with other members of a team.
•    Ability to work off shifts including weekends and holidays.

What will set me apart?
•    As a part of the Quality Team, you will help ensure our product is safe for consumers as a food ingredient.
•    As an analyst in the Quality Lab, you will be operating state of the art equipment and performing critical testing on a wide variety of products.

Salary Range: $35,000 - $52,000


Annual Bonus Target: 3%, subject to plan provisions.

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We've Got You Covered
ICL is committed to offering you a comprehensive set of benefits to empower you and your family physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. The benefits we offer to our diverse and inclusive workforce include:
•    Competitive base pay and performance bonus
•    Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits that start quickly – the first of the month after hire
•    Tax-advantaged health savings and spending accounts (when applicable)
•    Wellness Incentive Program to lower your health insurance cost
•    Generous Leave and FMLA policies
•    Prescription program that provides most generic maintenance medications at no cost (including Insulin products & EpiPens)
•    401k eligibility from day one of employment with a generous company matching contribution. 100% vested after one year of service
•    Employee Student Loan Assistance Program
•    Free membership to a program that offers various discounts for travel, entertainment, groceries, and much more.


Who is ICL? 

ICL Group is a leading global specialty minerals company, which creates impactful solutions for humanity's sustainability challenges in the food, agriculture and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its global professional workforce, and its sustainability focused R&D and technological innovation capabilities, to drive the company's growth across its end markets. Our agricultural products feed the world’s growing population, our food additives enable greater access to higher quality food, our potash and phosphate products are essential components for the pharma industry and our bromine-based materials and phosphates contribute to a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly planet.  ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread, and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation, and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate.  ICL shares are dual listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NYSE and TASE: ICL).  The company employs more than 12,500 people worldwide, and its 2023 revenues totaled approximately $7.5 billion. To learn more about ICL, click here.


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