Material Development Technician Intematix
Reports to: ChromaLit Material Development Engineer
This position will support senior scientists in development of remote phosphor materials
used in solid state lighting. This will include precise mixing and preparation of materials
in the lab, as well as running experiments under close supervision. Technician will also
be trained to operate pilot manufacturing systems as well as test systems. They will be
expected to operate computer controlled test systems and document their procedures
and test results digitally. This person will also assist in assembly of test fixtures and
prototypes used for testing.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
? Training and close supervision will be provided for all technical equipment and
? Technician will be expected to learn how to do precision weighing and mixing of
phosphor and optical materials. This involves chemical handling and clean room,
? Under close supervision by experienced staff operate pilot manufacturing
systems such as injection molding, extrusion, and pelletizing systems.
? Will be trained to operate color test systems such as integrating sphere and
? Organize test results using Excel. Must be able to run computer. Again, training
will be provided in the use of Power Point and Excel to organize and format
? Build light engine prototypes using lab molds, soldering and mounting of
electronic components and attachment of LEDs to test assemblies.
? Help to setup and maintain 5S lab.
Quantitative and qualitative, related to the areas of responsibility.
? High School Diploma with 3-5 years chemical lab or plastics manufacturing
experience required, or Associate Degree or B.S. in Chemistry or Materials is
? General lab work knowledge and comfortable to work with basic lab equipment
? Careful, handy and detail oriented
? Experience with plastics manufacturing is preferred
? Basic experience with electronic components, PCBs and/or soldering a plus
? Proficient in English with good communication skills (written and verbal)
? Familiar with Microsoft Excel and Word
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