Morris, Illinois, United States Apply Now Apply until: 31 Aug 2024

QC Laboratory Technician

The QC Laboratory Technician will be supporting all activities regarding Quality Control & Quality Assurance related to the Morris site. They will be responsible for performing analytical testing of daily production samples, instrumentation analyses, and documentation. The QC Laboratory Technician will also ensure all materials conform to all applicable company standards and specifications.

At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future.  

We are looking for team members who bring ideas forward, champion others and work together to do better. Does that sound like you? 


In your future role as QC Laboratory Technician you will 

  • Perform routine quantitative and qualitative analysis to determine chemical and physical properties of Nouryon products and related raw materials.
  • Utilize various chemical wet analytical techniques and instrumental techniques (GC, HPLC, FTIR, etc.)
  • Perform standard procedures to calibrate instruments, standardize titrants, and make reagents/indicators.
  • Maintain a neat, clean, and safe work area and documents results according to standards
  • Work actively with QC Manager & Specialist to perform non-routine analyses in service of Root Cause Problem Solving.
  • Troubleshoot QC Laboratory analytical instruments under the guidance of Instrument Chemist
  • Monitor chemical inventory and supplies
  • Execute training of new QC Technicians 
  • This profile is not an exhaustive list of the duties and responsibilities of the position and assigned duties and responsibilities may change without notice



We believe you bring

  • AA/BA/BS Degree in Chemistry or Biology related field.
  • Laboratory skills training – schooling or on the job
  • Solid understanding of test equipment in a typical analytical lab
  • Demonstrated ability to assess and prioritize multiple tasks while working under pressure in a deadline-driven environment
  • Strong analytical skills: highly numerate, structured, organized, and accurate; Analytical mind set with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Desire to learn; take on challenges and responsibilities
  • Advanced level computer skills (i.e. spreadsheets, Microsoft Office, SAP)
  • Must be able to work in a team-oriented environment



Good to know

This is a full time, permanent position with rotating shifts, reporting to the QA/QC Supervisor at the Morris, IL. Location.


Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:  


We look forward to receiving your application! 


We kindly ask our internal candidates to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors.  


About Nouryon


We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 


If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment. 


Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.  




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We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 





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Closing date
31 Aug 2024
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North America
United States
Integrated Supply Chain
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Job area
Maintenance & Lab Technician
Hierarchy level
Full time/part time
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