Chemist

Requisition Number:  7049
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co
Location: 

Ogden, UT, US, 84404

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

Chemist

Location: Ogden Utah

 

Your Day to Day:

  • Provide Chemist support within the Laboratory and Manufacturing departments at a zirconium manufacturing facility, for use in commercial nuclear power industry. 
  • Lead and support material testing in a Laboratory environment.
  • Leads and performs a variety of testing activities including development of tests and processing of test data.
  • Leads and performs a variety of analysis activities to assist in the resolution of Manufacturing quality issues.
  • Provides coaching, mentoring, and support for technical development of Laboratory team members.
  • Interface with customers, vendors, and other internal functional groups in support of various programmatic activities.
  • Specification of new Laboratory processes, as well as development, installation, and qualification of new testing equipment.
  • Ensure process compliance of Laboratory testing using statistical quality control methods.
  • Suggest and lead opportunities for process improvements and cost savings.
  • Troubleshoots instrumentation and equipment for Laboratory to ensure conformance to established standards and maintain operability.
  • Collaborate with Laboratory Chemists to identify new and or improved technology and develop test methods.
  • Safely perform experiments and develop standardized operating procedures.
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and instrumentation, which includes troubleshooting, conducting preventative maintenance, performing calibrations, and minor repairs.

 

Required to be successful in the role:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry is required. ACS certification is preferred.
  • 2+ years of applicable laboratory experience required.
  • Familiar with analytical instrumentation.
  • Proficient with MS Word and Excel.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

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