Laboratory Technician


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A growing Tire Manufacture located in Tonawanda is in search of Laboratory Technicians! Multiple positions available!  No laboratory experience needed, seeking candidates with a consistent production background!

Position Summary: Inspects, cures and tests compounded rubber samples to determine batch's disposition. Responsible for cleaning lab equipment and changing orings and seals on Rheometers and MDR’s.  Checks calibrations on all lab equipment as needed.  Conducts building and curing test blocks for SWAT Adhesion test.  Cures bead wire and steelcord blocks for release to user customers. Notifies Mixing Technician and/or supervisor of process abnormalities. 

Essential Functions/Duties:

  • Performs tests to examine the properties and determine the disposition of manufactured rubber.
  • Locates paints and retests questionable compounds.
  • Notifies Mixing Technician or supervisor if problems are detected in a batch and writes reject or blend ticket.
  • Calibrates test equipment as required.
  • Completes Daily Quality Report sheet (sent to supervisor) and Tally sheet (sent to Millroom department manager) on a daily basis and maintains files of report copies.
  • Certifies carbon black is loaded into proper main tank and obtains samples to send to the main lab.

 Required Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Seeking candidates with a consistent work history in production
  • Associates Degree in Lab Technology or related field; relevant lab or mechanical work experience in lieu of degree is a PLUS
  • 1-2 years experience as a Lab Technician or applicable mechanical work experience is a PLUS
  • Knowledge of production testing of components.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent 

Shift: Multiple Shifts available! 

  • 2ND Shift: Monday-Friday 3:00PM-11:00PM
  • 3RD Shift: Thursday-Friday 11:00PM-7:00AM & Saturday-Sunday 7:00PM-7:00AM

Pay: $13.00-$15.00 Per Hour Depending on Experience

APPLY NOW or call Remedy Intelligent Staffing to scheduled your appointment TODAY! 716-831-4800

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