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Architectural Testing Inc Lab Technician II, Building Products - 300000576215554 in Kent, Washington

Lab Technician II Intertek is searching for a Lab Technician II to join our Building & Constructionteam in our Kent, WA office. The Laboratory Technician II will support the B&C Products business by performing testing as per standard methods or procedures, recording data, and performing routine calculations. Equipment and test methods are specified, and routine procedures are followed. We're looking for someone with ability to read, interpret and understand standard test methods, Quality policy manuals, safety rules, and procedure manuals.What you'll do: *Set up test apparatus, operate equipment, maintain equipment and facilities *Prepare test samples *Obtain and record test data in accordance with standards *Perform basic analysis of test data and routine calculations *Participate in proofing of project reports *May extract and compile engineering data *May prepare project files for compliance with operating procedures *May make recommendations regarding technical decisions relating to the interpretation and applicability of test standards *May communicate with clients and management regarding tests or improvements *Assist and instruct other laboratory technicians *Perform a wider variety of tests than Grade I to include non-standard tests *Have a broad understanding in specific areas or for specific tests developed through experience in performing the tests. *Performing other work as required What is takes to be successful in this role: *Associate Degree and ----3 year(s) of relevant experience or the equivalent in terms of education, experience and training *Ability to utilize basic shop equipment and various hand tools *Ability to review, understand, and convey technical information in an effective manner *Ability to apply common-sense understanding to carry out test instructions *Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables *Ability to work in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment *Strong communication skills, in both verbal and written formats *Must be quality driven and customer focused. *Microsoft Office software proficiency, including Word, Excel and Outlook *Ability to Squat, lift and climb ladders *Must be able to carry up to 50 pounds Why work at Intertek?Intertek is a world leader in the $250 billion Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global network of customer-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts. At Intertek, we exercise our spirit of innovation, the passion of our people and our unmatched customer commitment to realize our purpose of making the world an ever better, safer, and more sustainable place for all. Learn more about Our History and What We Do .Intertek is committed to a safe work environment for our employees and clients. Learn more about our COVID-19 Policy .What we have to offer:When Working with Intertek , you can expect salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.Intertek believes that Our People are our strongest tool for success. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.For in