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Lab Analyst

Location: 

Bay City, MI, US, 48706

Req ID:  78844
Facility:  BAY CITY-5055
Department:  Quality - BIO
Division:  Global APS and Supply Chain

LyondellBasell

Basic Function

As a member of the LYB-Bay City Quality team, you will be accountable for providing both technical andoperational expertise for daily operations of the lab at our Bay City, MI facility. The individual will troubleshoot labissues; ensure the calibration, certification, maintenance and reliability of laboratory Instrumentation. Assist inmethod development as well as daily administration of the lab. The Laboratory Specialist will assess training anddevelopmental requirements of lab technicians; provide mentoring; work to continuously improve while reducingcosts; implement Quality control assets to enhance unit reliability. Also work with the Chemists andQuality Technicians to provide leadership and optimization of Laboratory Resources.

Roles & Responsibilities

- Accountable for personal safety, the safety of co-workers, and promoting a safe work environment.
- Responsible for the Quality Database to ensure accurate and timely completion of routine and non-routine samples.
- Perform material testing for accuracy and ensure each standard applies to the site’s process and capability.
- Assume ownership of selected laboratory instrumentation including calibration and minor maintenance.
- Aid in facilitating outside services performed on analytical and lab associated equipment.
- Resolve non-conformances in the laboratory
- Aid in the adherence to ISO Quality System requirements:
- Interface with technical, administration, and operations.
- Help maintain LIMSDS and SAP associated issues.
- May be assigned to additional duties within the Bay City Quality Department as needed.

Min. Qualifications

- The position requires a 4 year college degree plus a minimum of 2 years' laboratory experience in amanufacturing environment or a minimum of 7 years' experience in a chemical plant laboratory or analyticalenvironment in lieu of a 4 year degree.
- Understands and properly uses work processes, procedures, and policies (SAP, Microsoft Office, MicrosoftExcel, etc.)
- Possesses and demonstrates a thorough understanding of plant chemical processes.
- Ability to quickly assess and problem solve analytical issues under time constraints.
- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship (U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident).
- Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language.
- Exhibit a working level of the following competencies:
       . Customer Focus
       . Drive for Results

Competencies

Builds effective teams
Collaborates
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year.

 

We have the potential — and responsibility — to use this scale and reach to make a positive impact across our value chains. That’s why we are working to make meaningful progress to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges such as reducing plastic waste in the environment, helping to mitigate climate change and contributing to a thriving society for our employees, the communities where we operate and the people who depend on our products. To learn more, click here.


Nearest Major Market: Bay City
Nearest Secondary Market: Saginaw

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