Quality Control Technician

Career Opportunity


Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc. is looking to add a full-time Quality Control Lab Technician to perform and document product testing. Items tested include a wide variety of materials used in various industries including: aerospace, automotive, medical supply, cosmetics, and electronics, just to name a few.

As a global leader with a strong reputation for manufacturing quality silicone materials, Shin-Etsu’s footprint in Northeast Ohio continues to expand. This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic, team- oriented group. Shin-Etsu offers a unique company culture centered on mutual respect and integrity where employees are highly valued. Safety and quality come first in everything we do, while doing the right thing is an everyday expectation.


Akron, Ohio

Employment Type

Full-time, Direct Hire

  • Test silicone products, raw materials, and developmental samples
  • Document and report results
  • Operate and maintain testing equipment
  • Coordinate with coworkers to complete team's workload
  • Maintain clean and organized shared workspaces
  • Write or improve procedures as needed
Education & Experience
  • Associate's degree in Chemistry, related science degree, or equivalent combination of education and on-the-job experience.
Preferred consideration for
  • 2 or more years working in a chemical and/or physical testing laboratory.
  • Analyzing/testing polymers and precursors: physical testing, wet chemistry, chemical analysis.
  • Operating and maintaining analytical instrumentation for GC, GPC, FT-IR, particle size analyzer, rheometer, tensile tester, titrator.
  • Processing and testing rubber or other plastics.
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Position: Quality Control Technician