Apex Systems Inc. Lab Technician I in Woodbury, Minnesota

Lab Technician Woodbury, MN Description: This position will provide extensive technical work and requires cross-functional teamwork with key researchers and development partners. The position includes working on various state-of-the-art processing machinery in support of technology development programs that rely on the precise configuration, operation and maintenance of these processing systems. Roles and Responsibilities: Configure, operate, and maintain processes and equipment incorporating web mechanics, coating, printing, drying, curing, analysis, and characterization. Conduct designed experiments to support lead researchers in gaining a thorough understanding of how materials and process parameters affect final product properties. Interact in a clear and concise fashion with multi-disciplinary team members. Set up and take down of machines and apparatus including cleaning parts and tools after each run. Basic/Minimum Qualifications (must-haves): High School Diploma / G.E.D Capable of working with acrylate and isocyanate materials Good mechanical skills Able to lift up to 50 lbs Basic computer skills -- experience using Microsoft Office (particularly Excel) Work cooperatively with personnel to attain complete and accurate results Ability to complete work with little supervision and work well in a team environment Self starter", takes initiative in their work Possess strong interpersonal skills Fundamentals in written and oral communications Preferred Qualifications: Two year technical degree (AAS) or program certificate in mechanical, electrical or other process based program 2 years experience in R2R (roll to roll) coating or Web-Handling Solid "Hands on mechanical skill set with knowledge of automated systems Medical Surveillance - Respirator exam. A respirator is required for some job duties. Someone that has working in the printing industry would have the experience needed for coating. Someone with extrusion experience would be helpful for the web handling. Someone that that has a mechanical aptitude - can change their own oil, replace the brakes in their vehicle, home improvement **Call us today to learn more about this exciting opportunity! 763-546-0512 **Email your resume to Minneapolis@ApexLifeSciences.com EEO Employer Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178. We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here. VEVRAA Federal Contractor We Request Priority Protected Veteran and Disabled Referrals for all of our locations