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Date: Sep 7, 2021

Location: Pennsauken, NJ, US

Company: Datwyler

The Sealing Solutions division is a leading supplier of custom sealing solutions to global industry segments, such as the health care, automotive, consumer goods, oil and gas, general industries, as well as civil engineering. We are always looking for talented, highly qualified employees at all levels of our organization. Datwyler offers the opportunity to join exciting industries and to be part of a highly esteemed brand. From production staff to client advisors, from technology experts to design engineers, from China to Mexico: at Datwyler, our employees will experience diversity in a way that only an international company can provide. We focus on helping talents reach their full potential – professionally and personally. Our working environment is shaped by our values and beliefs: we are entrepreneurs, we bring value to our customers, we excel in what we do and we have respect for others. With more than 20 global operating sites and more than 7,000 employees, Datwyler Sealing Solutions generates an annual revenue of approximately CHF 900 million. Based on a strategic decision, we are looking for a…

Position Summary

The Laboratory Technician is responsible for maintaining production, quality performance levels, and the efficient use of manufacturing equipment in accordance with his/her knowledge and training in conformance with established Work Instructions, Standard Operating Procedures and Good Manufacturing Practice.

Essential Functions

Finished Product Evaluation

Conduct special tests or experiments as needed including, bioburden, endotoxin, & particulate testing.


Prepare technical reports of reports & trends

Water System Monitoring

Conduct appropriate testing on site's water systems to ensure microbiological cleanliness requirements are met on a daily basis.

Cleanroom Environment Monitoring

Conduct appropriate testing to ensure that the cleanliness level of the surfaces and air within the site's cleanrooms

Your Responsibilities

  • Overall responsibility for testing, releasing and performance of materials (in process & final) for Rubber, water systems, & cleanrooms.
  • Countercheck and sign other laboratory personnel’s work. Perform all laboratory functions as needed to cover laboratory personnel absenteeism, as needed
  • Write & revise lab SOPs and Wis. Train new hires and other lab personnel as needed.
  • Production support by troubleshooting raw material and other problems as needed.

Your Profile

  • Minimum BS in Biology or other Science
  • 1+ years as a laboratory technician or biologist utilizing instrumental analytical methods.
  • Excellent PC skills including MS Office & SAP

Physical Requirements

This position requires moving about as much as 50% of the workday throughout the laboratory and/or plant; and the occasional lifting of up to 25 pounds. Frequently the work requires squatting, stooping, bending, crouching. Use of computer involves some repetitive motion. Business needs require that the employee in this position work an established 40hour workweek and on occasion work additional hours outside of the standard schedule. The work of this position is most often performed in a laboratory environment, which is protected from weather conditions but not necessarily from temperature changes. There is also periodic exposure to cold (e.g., on warehouse

floor). Personal protective equipment must be worn where required. Depending on work location, closed toe shoes, safety glasses, gloves or protection from high noise levels is needed. To ensure products satisfy the required quality levels and that operations are consistently efficient and effective, employees must wear protective clothing such as a uniform, coverall, frock, hair net, beard cover, etc. in certain areas of the facility.

VISION: See in the normal visual range with or without correction.

HEARING: Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.

Our Offer to you

Our Employees Are Our Most Valuable Asset #FOR YOU

That’s why at Datwyler Sealing Solutions we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy, feel secure and maintain a work/life balance.

Stay Healthy

  • Medical Benefits – eligible on 1st day of employment
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits

Feeling Secure

  • 401(k) retirement program
  • Company paid Term Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Option to purchase additional Life insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Travel Assistance
  • Identity Theft Assistance
  • Will Preparation Services

Work/Life Balance

  • Paid Time off (vacation)
  • Paid Time off (sick)
  • Twelve (12) paid holiday
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program


We Offer a Diverse and Global Working Environment
As a globally operating company, Datwyler offers a broad spectrum of job profiles and career opportunities. We offer ambitious individuals who approach their task with dedication and enthusiasm the right environment to excel and grow. This gives every employee the opportunity to influence the way we work. At Datwyler, we enable our employees to bring their talent to a global context and grow it steadily over time. Our employees are therefore at the very heart of Datwyler – we interact with respect, trust and loyalty. Mutual consideration and appreciation are key.

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