Quality Control Lab Technician

Date: Nov 22, 2021

Location: Conshohocken - Pennsylvania, US, 19428

Company: Heraeus

Quality Control Lab Technician
Location Conshohocken - Pennsylvania
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 14,800 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.




As an employer, we offer open space - For Designers. For Forward Thinkers. For Doers. Innovation has been the secret of our sustained business success for 165 years, and you can have the opportunity to apply your knowledge to help us write that next chapter of success.


Job Summary


The following challenges await you: 


  • The primary responsibility of this position is to conduct tests to determine the quality of raw materials, intermediates and finished products in accordance with the criteria as defined in the specifications.  Duties may be assigned within incoming Quality Control and testing of vehicles as well as printing parts and performing mechanical and electrical testing of finished products for Heraeus Electronics
  • Perform and compile laboratory test data. Follow analytical methods and procedures. Complete documentation needed to support testing procedures including entry into SAP
  • Identify quality problems and escalate appropriately. Record test results and compare to specifications for product release.
  • Monitor testing procedures to ensure that all tests are performed according to established item specifications, standard test methods, or protocols
  • Participate in out-of-specification and failure investigations
  • Test R&D and engineering formulations as required
  • Perform weekly checks on scales to ensure weights are within tolerance
  • Maintain QC retain stock in SAP, including scrapping when required



Your Profile


We are looking for people who are not just open to new ideas, but want to bring fresh thinking, energy and a creative perspective to their work. Some of the traits and qualifications the ideal candidate would possess include:


  • A minimum of an Associate Degree in a scientific discipline, and a minimum of 1 year of experience in a laboratory setting are required.  A Bachelors Degree is preferred. The equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. 
  • A proven focus on quality and detail-orientation is required. 


Heraeus Precious Metals North America Conshohocken, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia