Laboratory Technician (Temporary)

Milwaukee, WI, USA Req #905
Thursday, August 11, 2022

Shape our common future: The Weidmann Group is, and has been for over 140 years, a leading global supplier of engineered products and services. Weidmann develops and manufactures


  • high-voltage insulation materials, components and systems, predominantly from cellulose, as well as diagnostics and engineering services, and sensors and monitors for transformer manufacturers and operators (Business Area Electrical Technology)           
  • microfibrillated cellulose for innovative engineered applications (Business Area Fiber Technology)      
  • sophisticated injection-molded plastics applications for the medical and pharmaceuticals industries (Business Area Medical Technology)   

The Weidmann Group, headquartered in Rapperswil-Jona, Switzerland, is active worldwide in more than 30 locations and employs a staff of 3’200.

Shape our common future: WEIDMANN offers prospects: Tailor-made solutions for the transformer industry. And first class development opportunities for your career. A global manufacturer leader in the field of high voltage insulation.

Join our team as a Laboratory Technician!!!

Job Summary

The Laboratory Technician is responsible for performing functions in the analytical laboratory departments while working under limited supervision. Primary function of the position is the preparation, analysis, and quantitation of test samples. Within the scope of authority, the employee is responsible for performing all related quality control procedures and maintaining and documenting the maintenance of equipment utilized.
Responsibilities of the job include but are not limited to:

  • Timely and accurately preparation, analysis, and quantitation of test samples.
  • Preparing standard materials and calibrations when applicable.
  • Participating in Intra-lab and Inter-lab Quality Control programs.
  • Cleaning and maintaining glassware, test supplies and equipment as required.
  • Participating in the generation and updating of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and related documentation.
  • Adhering to the safety requirements and policies in the laboratory.
  • Disposing of related hazardous materials.
  • Assisting administrative personnel with laboratory related projects.
  • Participating in special projects as required.
  • Supporting laboratory personnel in other departments when required.
  • Customer Service oriented - exceeding client expectations. Representation of WEIDMANN to employees, customers, vendors, and potential customers.
  • Continually improving skills and seeking opportunities for more training, eventually taking on additional roles of Associate Chemist.

Education and Experience

A high school diploma with some chemistry background highly desirable. Some work experience with customer service responsibilities and data entry requirements highly desirable. Good communication and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of computer applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, and database management.

Job Type: Temporary Full-time

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Other details

  • Job Family End User Laboratory
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator TEMPORAL
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA