Randstad Research Technician in Saint Peters, Missouri

Research Technician

job details:

  • location:Saint Peters, MO

  • salary:$24.43 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, September 25, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_687935

  • questions:grace.bottorff@randstadusa.com636-970-8225

job description

Research Technician

Provide technical support for the R&D Operations Group for the North American business including:

Conduct routine evaluation of existing commercial products, including performance and stability testing and claim support.

Lead R&D support to manufacturing and supply on industrial trials, trouble-shooting formula related processing issues and consult on Factory Quality issues as required.

Conduct performance and stability testing on cost improvement projects and new supplier approvals.

Maintain communication with select Marketing and Supply personnel to accomplish project objectives.

Work within prioritization of activities in alignment with business partners and targets.

Provide appropriate technical knowledge to work independently toward multiple project objectives within established timelines.

Build detailed technical knowledge of respective areas of the product portfolio/ technologies and leverage this within day-to-day activities.

Responsibilities:

Experience working in lab or production environment is essential.

Experience with tablet products (formulation and evaluation) is highly desirable but not essential.

Formulation chemistry experience is desirable.

The ability to overcome obstacles by seeking support from others to accomplish objectives and strong problem-solving skills.

Good communicator coupled with excellent analytical and interpersonal skills, and ability to analyze data and solve complex technical issues.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Skills:

Ability to work well under pressure

Ability to identify and communicate risks

Ability to deliver independently and thrive in a challenging production environment.

AS degree in a related science and 4-6 years experience, or

BS degree in a related science and 2-4 years experience.

Solid chemistry background and 1-2+ years of experience in a product development, project management or production facing would be ideal for this role.

Qualifications:

Interested? Visit www.randstadusa.com to apply today or email your resume to rgs-rb20015@randstadusa.com or call us at 636.970.8225 today to get started!

We also offer walk in interview times at 10:30 and 1:30 Monday- Friday

30 Arrowhead Industrial Blvd.

St. Peters, MO 63376

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