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Technician Specialist

Date: Oct 6, 2021

Location: Atyrau, Atyrau Region, KZ, 060001

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Requisition ID: 19439 

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company’s two industry-leading business segments—Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies—provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 4,300 people in over 30 countries.

Job Description

  • Possession of working knowledge and skills to perform a defined set of analytical/scientific methods or operational processes.
  • Applies experience and skills to complete assigned work within own area of expertise.
  • Works within standard operating procedures and/or scientific methods.
  • Completes standard and some non-standard chemical analysis of FCC catalysts and samples from the testing instruments and FCC plants.
  • Operates and maintains FCC testing equipment, including XRF Spectrometer, Laser Scatter PSD Analyzer, Nitrogen Sorption Analyzer and Density Analysis.
  • Performs equipment maintenance e.g. as part of the inspection equipment monitoring program.
  • Logs in customer and internal samples.
  • Measurement data entry into a laboratory information and management system.
  • Approves independently customer-relevant measurement results.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of the characterization and test methods used
  • Knowledge of DIN EN ISO 9001/14001
  • Product knowledge
  • Desire for continuous improvement of lab operations
  • Basic statistical knowledge
  • Good English language skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, or local Lab Technician apprenticeship with experience



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