Perform laboratory tests to produce chemicals according to established standards and guidelines.
Handle laboratory equipment and supplies safely and effectively.
Document laboratory activities for reference purposes.
Monitor and report progress of analytical tests to Supervisor on a regular basis.
Work with Supervisor to set objectives and milestones.
Coordinate prioritize and plan lab tasks to meet deadlines.
Record and report test results to Supervisor.
Ensure final product meets quality and customer specifications.
Train junior chemists on test procedures.
Maintain sufficient stock of chemicals and supplies to perform lab experiments.
Ensure that materials are labeled properly and used in right quantities.
Investigate issues, analyze root causes and define resolutions.
Suggest improvements for test procedures to achieve project objectives.
Develop standard procedures to improve quality and efficiency.
Provide assistance to junior chemists when needed.