Element has an opportunity for a Temporary Chemistry Technician for testing, sample preparation and delivery / collection of samples and preparation of test reports.
Analysis of water-physical, chemical and microbiological parameters
Analysis of ores and minerals
Analysis of water, soil, aggregates, concrete and scale samples
Operation of equipment like pH / EC / TDS meters, UV-visible spectrophotometers, ovens, furnaces, incubators, fusion machines
Prepare the reagents, standard solution and ensure standardisation of the solution used in the laboratory
Handling and storage all chemicals as per the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
Managing the calibration of glass wares and the instruments
Performance of qualitative and quantitative laboratory tests and analysis of other substances as per standard method
Issue reports and receive samples to and from the respective entities
Involvement in site and field testing with various international standards or in-house procedures
Ensure work compliance to ISO 17025 requirements
Coordinating with the other technicians in the team to carry out work as per the planning schedule
Manual handling of samples
General maintenance, cleaning and checking of equipment
Working to all HSE standards
Interaction with clients during witnessed testing
Generating test reports for clients (data entry, quality assurance)
Ensuring compliance to all Element Material Technology quality standards
Driving to customer site to collect samples and / or conduct testing at their lab on a regular / daily basis
Willing to assist in other activities from time to time that may be requested by the department manager to assist in the execution of Element Material Technology annual targets and budget
Skills / Qualifications
Have a diploma / degree in chemistry with at least 2 years experience in similar role
Have the ability to work in teams under pressure and flexible to work different working hours (night / day) shifts if required or necessary
Good English communication skills : reading, writing, speaking
Good maths skills
Knowledge and experience of safe operation of testing equipment and operating in an independent / chemistry / consultant laboratory
We are Element, one of the fastest growing testing, inspection, certification and calibration businesses in the world.
We deliver critical services in Materials Testing, Product Qualification Testing, Certification, Device Calibration and Advisory Services to the Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Transportation, Industrials, Fire and Building product, Infrastructure and other leading sectors, where failure in service is simply not an option.
Everything we do helps our customers to build better products; get their products to market on time; save them time and money;
and minimize the risk associated with product development and production.
Our mission is simple : to be the best testing partner in the world and together we strive towards a common vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner.
We have four values that we strive to live by every single day.
Safety - We keep our colleagues and visitors safe
Integrity - We act honestly and fairly to do the right thing
Excellence - We set new standards of excellence in everything we do
Partnership - We work together for the benefit of our customers
When combined with our mission and vision, the ethos this creates, enables Element to deliver one thing. CERTAINTY. We exist to help make certain that the materials and products we test, inspect, certify and calibrate for our customers are safe, quality, compliant and fit for purpose.
At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming the world’s most trusted testing partner .
All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following : race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and / or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.