Location: Texas City
Posted on: June 19, 2022
Join a team that's passionate about partnership. With careers at
Dow, we take time to explore questions and talk to each other. We
love to learn. Our people are driven by limitless curiosity.
We are an innovative, customer centric, inclusive, and sustainable
materials science company.
Employing 36,500 individuals
Across 109 manufacturing sites
In over 31 countries
Our portfolio of products and solutions include:
Plastics: With new technology trends, our plastic additives can be
experienced in many everyday items including vinyl, blow-molding
bottles, film, rigid containers, PVC plastics, siding, decks and
rails, foam pipes and profile formulations, window frames and
Industrial intermediates: As the product of a reaction that is
beneficial when used as a precursor chemical for another product,
industrial intermediates can take on many shapes and forms. Ours
are used in home comfort and appliance, building and construction,
adhesives, and lubricants, and more.
Coatings: Whether it's a water-based coating or solvent-based
coating, a thin film is deposited on materials to enhance specific
properties such as enhanced performance, durability, aesthetics,
Silicone businesses: Our silicone-based materials can withstand
more demanding applications, from those operating at extreme
temperatures, to those under harsh environmental conditions for
long periods of time.
Learn more about our partnerships, collaborations, and innovations
on LinkedIn (@Dow) or Twitter (@DowNewsroom). We make diversity and
inclusion a priority-because sharing our perspectives and building
on each other's ideas will drive innovation. Could you imagine
yourself in a place like this?
Dow has an exciting opportunity for an Analyzer Technician in Texas
As an Analyzer Technician you will work within an empowered natural
work team. The major function of this job is the safe, reliable,
and cost-effective operation of environmental and quality
analyzers. You will be entering a group that provides technical
expertise and service to multiple operating units.
Your Key Responsibilities
Responsible for maintaining and repairing all types of analyzer
Troubleshoot, diagnose, and replace defective components on
Assist in the installation, commissioning, and documentation of new
Knowledge of analytical equipment and theory.
Knowledge of sample systems (including sample conditioning such as
filtration, calculating lag times, and return to environmentally
Ability to read electrical, logic, and loop diagrams
Electronic troubleshooting and repair skills
Good mechanical aptitude and understanding of pipes, valves, flow
measuring equipment, regulator type equipment, etc.
Knowledge in gas chromatography, spectroscopy and sampling system
maintenance is an asset.
Procedure use - this includes field use, review, revise, and
development of procedures.
High School Diploma or equivalent and 1 of the following are
required.2 or more years of experience as an Analyzer
Completion of an Instrumentation or Electrical Apprenticeship
Able to work on a 5-8 schedule with occasional overtime as dictated
by business needs. Participates in an after-hour call rotation for
night and weekend coverage.
Able to diagnose and repair difficult problems with limited support
associated with the following: Chromatography (gas and liquid
phase), Spectroscopy, Oxygen measurement, Moisture measurement,
Titrators & associated methods, pH & Conductivity measurement,
Total Organic Carbon, Continuous Emission Monitor systems, Sampling
techniques, Serial communications.
Individual must be willing to take call during the week and on some
Some computer skills - Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel,
Some night or weekend work will be necessary depending upon plant
Valid U.S. driver's license.
A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability
to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support
is available for this position, including for any type of U.S.
permanent residency (green card) process.
Willing and able to meet physical demands of the job, with or
without reasonable accommodations:
Lift, push, and pull up to 55 lbs.
Frequent bending, reaching, and lifting
Stand 50% of the time.
Walk for extended periods of time
Work at heights, climb stairs and ladders.
Work in tight and closed in spaces.
Wear all required personal protective equipment, including but not
limited to respirator.
Work in an area of intense or continuous noise.
Work in an area with hazardous materials
Your preferred qualifications include:
2 Year degree or higher in Instrumentation or Electrical.
Training courses from major analyzer system manufacturers, such as
Siemens/Applied Automation, ABB, Biotector, and/or Servomex.
Proficient in Microsoft software, including Word and Excel.
Your skills, knowledge, and abilities include:
Good oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work in a safe manner. Safety is a top priority at Dow.
Every individual at Dow is expected to make safety a priority.
Basic computer skills and the ability to learn new computer
Good interpersonal skills are required, both written and verbal
Ability to effectively communicate with stakeholders
Ability to efficiently work independently on routine tasks/jobs
Ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple tasks with competing
Strong Initiative, Teamwork, and Technical Capabilities. This role
includes the ability to:
Utilize functional, technical knowledge, company standards and
educational background or experience to analyze and solve
Effectively work and maintain relationships with the Natural Work
Teams and key stakeholders with diverse perspectives and background
is essential including Engineers, Operations personnel, and
co-workers to identify and resolve technical issues
Knowledgeable in all aspects of process Analytical systems
Comfortable providing input regarding the development & engineering
of new analyzer systems.
Willing and able to assist and train less skilled Analyzer
Knowledge of basic chemistry.
No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position,
including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card)
We do not offer relocation assistance for Dow jobs like this
position. This includes reimbursement for travel expenses incurred
to and from test sessions/interviews. If you apply for a position
that is not within the area in which you reside, you will be
responsible for all costs that you incur.
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A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay,
variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company
performance, and comprehensive benefits
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and
rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and
functions with opportunities for personal and professional
The chance to work within a global company and interact with
colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion
to help others
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and
scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve
profitable growth. The Company's ambition is to become the most
innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials
science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for
the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration
with our partners. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial
intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad
range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for
its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging,
infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106
manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately
35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in
2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its
subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or
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As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is
committed to equal opportunities in employment. We encourage every
employee to bring their whole self to work each day to not only
deliver more value, but also have a more fulfilling career. Further
information regarding Dow's equal opportunities is available on
Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to
providing opportunities without regard for race, color, national
origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also
committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified
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