Apex Systems, Inc. R&D Chemist in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6151689 R&D ChemistnProvides technical assistance to other lab employees regarding analytical and data-processing aspectsnIndependently conducts all steps of the analyses required for in-plant testingnMaintains accurate and up-to-date notebooknUses existing software for evaluation and documentation purposesnAble to work safely independently and as part of the teamnSupports and develops technician community by working as a mentor, sets an example by work ethic, leads functional groups, serves as an expert in safety performancenDirectly supports health of business by completing projects on time, provides independent research, communicates effectively internally, and directly supports internal customers when necessarynInteracts with databases and computer software; enters data and retrieves datanObserves/differentiates between standard conditions and deviations from normalnCooperates with the other qualified staff in scheduling and coordinates servicing, troubleshooting and preventative maintenancenEnsures environmentally-compatible disposal and recycling of wastenDocuments electronic and physical recordkeepingnIdentifies opportunities to improve processes in area of responsibilitynFollows company policies regarding health and environmental protection, work safety, plant safety, and qualitynParticipates in the planning, implementation and control of experimentsnEvaluates test results and refines analytical methods and equipment used in the analyses of trichlorosilane samplesnPrepares and updates test specifications and communicates results ,deviations/observations from non-routine analysesnProactively and independently supports business by initiating process and method improvementsnDirectly interacts with both internal and external organizations as necessary in support of team and leadershipnAble to work overtime (including weekends and holidays) on the defined schedule for the weekendsnYour ProfilenB.S. in science related field, preferably in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistryn3+ years in a functional lab environmentnIn-depth knowledge of laboratory skills and notebook writing skillsnIn-depth knowledge of industry specific standards and testing equipment and methodsnIntimate knowledge of safety processesnSafe working skills with openly handled highly hazardous chemicalsnEffectively influences development of peers within technical communitynSafely supports operational units and process support engineers within the Polysilicon Division by doing general lab worknEEO EmployernApex 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.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.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.