SGS is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With over 97,000 employees in 130 countries and operating a network of more than 2,400 offices and laboratories, we provide services to almost every industry by assuring quality and safety of products and services.
Trusted all over the world, SGS is a market leader because we put 100% passion, pride and innovation into everything we do. We encourage new ideas. We welcome people who challenge the way we do things. And we will be 100% committed to helping you reach your full potential.
This position performs performance, chemical and physical testing of toys, juvenile products, children’s products, and furniture consumer products learning multiple industry methods
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Works under immediate supervision to perform the following job functions, generally:
Performs routine laboratory testing, following the relevant company’s Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and methods. Validate performance on methods as required.
Test to applicable standards (ASTM, CSPA, ISO, SSC, etc.) and customer-specific protocols.
Ensure compliance with all required local and federal safety processes and procedures.
Demonstrates good and safe work habits and enforces a clean working environment.
Perform general upkeep and housekeeping of the laboratory
Accurately complete and maintain all laboratory reports.
May also have prep or field responsibilities, as required by business needs.
May be required to receive, sort, log client samples into the database, and prepare sample labels.
May be required to archive, return, or dispose of client samples as per the established procedure.
Perform daily, weekly, and monthly Quality Assurance/Quality Control checks on equipment.
Assist in keeping inventory of laboratory chemicals and equipment necessary for the day to day functioning of the laboratory and in compiling list of supplies to be ordered when needed.
Assists in calibration/verification tasks and other ISO 17025 related activities.
Ensure all personal protective equipment (PPE) relevant for tasks is worn at all times.
Adheres to internal standards, policies and procedures.
Performs other duties as assigned.
1 year working in a relevant industrial/lab/field setting with experience following strict safety standards or an equivalent combination of education and experience.