Tiffany & Co.

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Lab Technician (Temp)

Lab Technician (Temp)

Req # 
34615
Location 
US-NJ-Parsippany
Posted Date 
2/19/2018
Category 
Quality Management

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Overview

LAB TECHNICIAN (TEMPORARY)

 

Responsible for testing of incoming product or manufacturing materials to ensure compliance with all legal requirements and Tiffany & Co. standards including heavy metal analysis, precious metal assay, gemstone analysis, and product performance testing.

Responsibilities

  • Test all precious metals going into Tiffany & Co. merchandise submitted through the precious metal assay program and internal manufacturing by x-ray fluorescence ensuring all metal components are checked for compliance. Issue lab reports for XRF testing.
  • Assist with sample preparation for precious metal or heavy metal analysis involving proper use of laboratory balances and chemical dilutions. Maintain accurate records of sample identification and date of sample receipt.
  • Responsible for maintaining databases, worksheets, and inventory of lab supplies. Responsible for daily setup of laboratory.
  • Participate in all safety training seminars and follow all job safety requirements.

 

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

 

  • 2-3 years of laboratory experience
  •  In-depth knowledge of analytical lab instrumentation
  • Proficient in English; excellent written and verbal communication
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications
  • HOURS:  Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm

 

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry
  • Graduate Gemologist Diploma (GIA)
  • Fellowship Gemology Association of Great Britain (FGA)