QA / Lab Technician (Night Shift)

Parker Hannifin

This position is responsible for using a variety of test equipment is responsible for performing tests on rubber hoses and rubber compounds to insure they meet the proper specifications.

Essential Functions

Mill rubber samples into small sheets using a lab mill.
Cut samples and strips to perform strength tests with a Tensiometer.
Perform specific property tests on rubber using rheometers and Moonies.
Collect hose samples from the production areas.
Perform weight checks, dimension checks, adhesion tests, burst tests, and specialty tests on hose as defined in the Hose Test Master Sheet.
Receive, verify, and test raw materials and file certificates of conformance.
Record results of all tests and notify the appropriate supervisor if tests are out of specification.
Perform monthly calibrations of quality measuring equipment in lab and production areas
Able to foster professionalism with all associates along with internal and external customers

Work safely in accordance with regulations, standards, and procedures in a manner that eliminates risk to health and the environment. Notify leadership of unsafe conditions or practices unlawful activities and activities which present unreasonable health and/or environmental risk. Report all safety and/or environmental incidents to leadership immediately

Department Specific/ Non-essential Functions

Participate in peer-based teams (i.e., Natural High Performance Teams), and work with groups to initiate and implement programs such as Lean Manufacturing and 5-S.
Participate on project teams, star point teams and kaizen events when needed.
Attend and participate in all training opportunities required to develop in the role
Assist in training of new operators


High School diploma or GED preferred


Previous experience in manufacturing preferred

Preferred Skills/ Qualifications

Good verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Sound decision making skills
Good math, reading and writing skills
Be able to exercise continuous mental, visual, and audio attention

Skills/ Competencies

Basic computer skills
Vision: Near acuity and accommodation for reading information to perform job tasks
Requires constant alertness to surroundings and product quality with attention to detail
Must be able to operate material handling equipment and hoist, if needed

Physical Requirements

Ability to operate lab testing equipment

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