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Department: 063501 - Nonwovens Institute
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The Lab Assistant will perform a variety of support tasks in a laboratory, including but not limited to the following:
Maintenance and cleaning of equipment in the Pilot laboratory according to NWI safety, good manufacturing practices, and ISO 9001 requirements.
Maintenance and identifying the need for ordering of inventory,
Operating basic equipment unit operations in the conduct of routine tasks in experimental trials,
Operate basic test equipment in the conduct of routine tasks in experimental trials,
Various record keeping functions.
Positions may pickup and deliver equipment, prepare solutions and media, and dispose of contaminated materials from the area.
Positions may be responsible to also support students during lab tests.
This is a time-limited position with an expected duration of up to 3 years.
Other duties as assigned.
Demonstrated possession of competencies required for the class.
Ability to lift and carry up to 60 pounds frequently, with or without a reasonable accommodation;
Good communication skills.
Strong commitment to safety standards.
Experience within a manufacturing environment.
Required license or certification:
Forklift license may be required within first 90 days of hire.
A valid driver's license is required by date of hire with a valid NC driver's license within 90 days.
Licenses and certifications must be maintained as a condition of employment.
Position Number: 00108024
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