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Quality Inspector-Chemical

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  • Location:

    Wallingford Center, United States

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  • Contact:

    Dan Dubay

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Lighthouse Professional Services is committed to the success of the companies, candidates and employees we serve. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people. We are currently seeking a Quality Inspector to work for a client in Wallingford, CT.

As a (an) Quality Inspector your day to day duties will consist of and may not be limited to:  Analyzes finished goods and raw materials for approval or rejection. This position exists so we can maintain a high-quality product for sale. It requires a higher level of skills and the exercise of more individual judgment than a C-level technician.



  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of laboratory equipment
  • Knowledge of products from QC point of view
  • Some familiarity with chemical operations
  • Basic math


  • Data entry skills
  • Operate and perform normal maintenance on all QC lab equipment
  • Capability to interpret sample data
  • Communicate effectively
  • Demonstrate ability to follow directions
  • Ability to apply knowledge of QC analytical methods. To assist in solving quality control and plant quality problems


  • Responsible for the timely sampling and analysis of raw materials and for timely analysis of finished goods; documenting results of analyses on Laboratory records and computer mainframe.
  • Operates all Laboratory equipment.
  • Keeps Quality control Supervisor informed of any problems.
  • Maintains a clean Lab
  • Disposes of old samples in the correct manner.
  • Maintains Laboratory in Regulatory Compliance under direction of Laboratory Supervisor.
  • Must successfully complete RCRA training according to job function and the regulations. 
  • Must successfully complete DOT Awareness training. 
  • Participates in emergency response as defined in the program and training capability
  • Handles hazardous waste according to procedure.
  • Follows emergency response procedures.



  • Lift and carry 50 lb. boxes and pails
  • Reach, with weight of 10 lbs., to a height of 6’
  • Climb a 6’ ladder (used for sampling totes)
  • Data entry skills
  • Knowledge of QC laboratory equipment
  • Some knowledge of products from QC point of view
  • Communicate effectively
  • 20/20 vision, normal hearing, corrected
  • Differentiate colors
  • Must be able to wear various respirators including face-sealing types (no beards) unless exempted


  • High School diploma and experience in production or laboratory operations, or other applicable experience or education
  • Basic Math and data entry skills
  • Some familiarity with chemical operations
  • Demonstrated good communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to follow directions
  • Demonstrated initiative
  • Demonstrated self-motivation
  • Demonstrated willingness to work all shifts and occasional overtime as required

QC Laboratory Technician B

  • Ability to work within ISO requirements
  • Familiarity with QC lab operation and information flow
  • Ability to exercise some product QC judgment and to recognize QC problems
  • Ability to operate titrators and, under direction, perform simple titration parameter changes


Location: Wallingford, CT.

Duration: Temp

Pay: $19hr to start but $21hr with 2nd shift differential

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply immediately!

Please include a clean copy of your resume and salary expectations and any references.