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Cummins Inc. Cummins - Catalyst Lab Technician - Stoughton, WI in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Cummins - Catalyst Lab Technician - Stoughton, WI


Cummins - Catalyst Lab Technician - Stoughton, WI

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL. We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Catalyst Lab Technician to join our team for our location in Stoughton, WI.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Experimental setup and testing of core and powder emissions control catalysts on customized synthetic gas reactors including electric furnaces, heated lines, water pumps, mass flow controllers, mass spectrometers, and FTIR gas analyzers

  • Regular calibration, maintenance and use of FT-IR, BET surface area and other analytical instruments

  • Performs routine analyses using Materials Engineering tools and standard instruments and test equipment, while positively impacting the organization's performance.

  • Operates analytical instruments and equipment and performs physical analysis in support of production and non-production engineering, quality, and manufacturing groups.

  • Prepares samples and specimens for testing using standard laboratory techniques, procedures, or work instructions.

  • Acquires and interprets data and documents results; provides written results in a laboratory or technical report format when appropriate.

  • Develops and documents laboratory methods.

  • Performs routine calibrations, maintenance, troubleshooting, and minor repair of instruments and equipment.

  • Coordinates the collection, transportation, and documentation of chemical waste disposal.

To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.

  • Bachelors Degree in chemistry preferred

  • Strong background in chemical instrumentation preferred

  • This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.

  • Position requires education and demonstrated skills in chemistry, with a strong background in chemical instrumentation.

  • Experience in troubleshooting and maintaining specialized lab equipment & familiarity with Labview based data-acquisition systems strongly desirable

  • Maybe required to lift up to 33 lbs

  • Required to work safely with electrical & mechanical equipment used in the lab, with potentially toxic and hazardous materials

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization



Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Madison-US, WI, Stoughton, FGD Nelson Industries Inc

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting May 3, 2022, 9:04:35 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Emission Solutions

Req ID: 220001LA