Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2014 revenues of approximately $9.5 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world.
Seeking a qualified candidate to fill a part time Laboratory Analyst position in the Chemical and Environmental Laboratory at the Longview, TX plant site.
This position offers opportunities to move into full time positions as a Laboratory Analyst or Technician for qualified candidates
Analysts work under the direction of a Team Manager. The analyst is responsible for performing testing on routine and non-routine samples using chemical analysis techniques including:
· Gas chromatography
· Titrations and other wet chemical analyses
· Ultraviolet and infrared spectroscopy
· Viscosity measurements, Softening Point and other polymer analyses
· Total halogen, sulfur and nitrogen testing
· Flashpoint testing
Analysts are also responsible for monitoring the quality of test results using statistical process control techniques, investigating failing results, calibrating and maintaining test equipment. Work is conducted in an environment regulated by ISO and cGMP standards.
Education: Candidates with an A.S. degree in chemistry or B.S. in physical science are preferred
Other Requirements: Candidates must have working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.
Eastman Chemical Company is an E-Verify employer.