Technician Lab 1

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Date: May 8, 2023

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


At our site in Adrian, we are currently looking for a(n) ​Technician Lab 1​ to join our growing team.



The PC/QA Lab Technician is responsible for performing timely, accurate In-Process and QC testing of polymeric materials using wet chemistry and analytical techniques. This role must also participate in correlation testing with customers or other sites and in method development and measurement systems analysis. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Recognition and reporting of test results that might indicate unusual or upset conditions in production processes. 
  • Occasional analysis of R&D or pilot materials to support product / process development.
  • Performing timely, accurate QC and In-process testing on materials.
  • Participation in correlation testing with customers or other sites, method development and measurement systems analysis.


Qualifications Requied

  • Associates in Chemistry or 5+ years experience in an industrial chemical lab setting.
  • Preferred experience in polymer testing, wet chemistry techniques, instrumental analysis.
  • Familiarity with basic lab safety procedures, chemical testing techniques and calculations.
  • Ability to read and follow written instructions.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • SAP experience preferred                      



WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other p

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor