Industrial Lab Technician

Job Posted 5/20/2022
PABCO Gypsum
37851 Cherry Street
Newark, CA 94560
United States
Category Manufacturing
Job Description

Who are we?

PABCO® Gypsum, a division of PABCO® Building Products LLC, has provided quality gypsum board products and service for over 35 years. PABCO® Gypsum supplies a complete line of gypsum products for commercial and residential construction.

Here at our Newark location, we make Gypsum Wallboard. Your job as a Lab Technician is responsible for testing raw and finished materials to verify they meet PABCO’s specifications.

Why you want to work for us!

· Competitive Wages & Salaries

· On the Job Training

· Work Shoes Reimbursement

· Promotional Opportunities

· Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

· Profit Sharing & 401(k)

· Life Assistance Program

· Paid Holidays

· Vacation & Sick Leave

· Family Owned Compassionate Workplace

What’s the work Schedule?

Typically, 6 am – 2:30 pm with weekend scheduling. Flexibility required for Overtime and Weekend Shifts.

What’s the Job?

  • Inspects products for defects.
  • Reviews previous shift’s analysis for irregularities.
  • Performs tests on products.
  • Reports test results to Supervisor.
  • Decides whether product is satisfactory to sell or must be scrapped.
  • Advises supervisor and maintenance to adjust machinery when needed.
  • Identifies and corrects problems and communicates to the Manager.
  • Orders all lab supplies and production supplies related to testing.
  • Performs analysis on products of complaints received.
  • Reviews all plant production paperwork.
  • Responsible for all computer lab software and hard files.
  • Calibrates all laboratory equipment.
  • Fills out and files paperwork daily.
  • Operates computer, calculator, microscope, scales and any other laboratory equipment required to perform duties.
  • Maintains excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Maintains work area according to plant standard for safety, efficiency, and cleanliness.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned.

You and your experience:

· Some college education with lab experience

· Lift and/or move 60 pounds and more

· Regular attendance is required

· Ability to collect, input and interpret data information

· Required to operate a computer plus related software, including Excel, Outlook, Word, etc.

What puts you ahead:

· Chemistry Lab experience

· Manufacturing experience

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


37851 Cherry Street
Newark CA 94560
United States