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Lab Technician

Lab Technician

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As a QA Lab Technician, the successful candidate will be responsible for all in-process/final testing associated with the production, manufacturing and release of products.  The purpose of the testing is to make sure products are made safely, and both customer expectations and specifications have been met.  The lab tech executes the procedures and methods associated with the quality systems.


The QA Lab Technician will be responsible for the support of production in:

  • Verification of Raw Materials:
  • Testing of in-process/final samples according to test methods:
  • Communication results to production and process engineers.
  • Responsible for accuracy of data and precision of test equipment.
  • The use of laboratory computer systems (SAP) and other supporting software.
  • Calibration of instruments
  • Provide non-routine testing associated with corrective actions or process improvements.
  • Participate in facility's Internal Audit program
  • Following all safety requirements
  • Practice good housekeeping
  • General maintenance of the lab 

**This position is based on a ladder structure and the job level (salary) will be determined by the quantity and quality of your experience.

**This position is located in Ashland, Ohio



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • 2-5 years in a chemical manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Willingness and ability to work off-shift and/or 12 hour shifts
  • Attention to details
  • Math Skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Computer skills / ability to learn new programs
  • Must have effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States


TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please select the Apply button. If no Apply button is provided, please visit Ashland's Career Center. Once there, enter job number 2018-7049 in the Keyword Search field to find this posting and apply on-line.


NOTE:  We do not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position.


Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a premier, global specialty chemicals company serving customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including adhesives, architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care and pharmaceutical. At Ashland, we are approximately 6,500 passionate, tenacious solvers – from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators – who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries. Our people are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications. Visit to learn more. 


Ashland. always solving


We are passionate, tenacious, solvers who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our people—molecular scientists, chemists, process engineers, logisticians, research scientists, economists, analysts, compliance auditors, salespeople, safety experts and more—are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications.


The Ashland Way


Our vision, mission, way and values are the foundation for what makes Ashland, Ashland. What we aspire to accomplish, how we work every day toward that vision, and the way that we do things are what give substance to the promises we make to each other, customers and investors.


Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.


Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re a part of, and planet we share.


Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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