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Careers at SGS Galson

SGS Galson is committed to providing workers with the data they need to stay safe. We’re a great company, with great people, doing great things. We’ve got an environment where you can fulfill your personal goals and learn from the longevity of the business already in place. We’ll prepare you with the skill set necessary to impact the course of your career and the direction of the company.

 

Current openings:

Laboratory Analyst, XRD, Full-time

Full-time, non-exempt position available in East Syracuse, NY for a Laboratory Analyst in our X-Ray Diffraction laboratory. XRD preps and analyzes samples, evaluates data and reports results to clients. Anticipated hours: Monday through Friday, 12:00pm to 9:00pm, with overtime as required.
 
Duties/Responsibilities:
Prepares samples; loads, operates, calibrates and maintains instrumentation; performs data review and audits, and writes technical reports from results. Maintains up-to-date supplies and instrument consumables inventory. Follows departmental standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines, company’s guiding principles, data integrity standards and safety programs. Other duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
BS in Chemistry, Biology or Environmental Science or a related science is required. Entry level and experienced candidates will be considered.
 
KSA (knowledge skills & abilities):
  • Must have basic math and computer skills, laboratory knowledge, prior exposure to some laboratory equipment and an understanding of theory of instrument operation.
  • Must demonstrate strong analytical skills, innovation, independence, responsibility and leadership qualities, a positive attitude, strong ethics and enjoy working in a continuous improvement (CIP) team environment and culture. 

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to sit and stand for up to 4 hours at a time (each). Must be able to occasionally lift up to 30 pounds, routinely carry up to 10 pounds, and push a cart filled with supplies. Must be able to bend and reach with hands and arms in all directions including over the head. Must have strong oral, listening and written communications skills.
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
 
SGS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.
 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability. 

If you are applying for a position within the United States and you have difficulty completing the on-line employment application because of a disability, please call 201-508-3149 for assistance and leave a message. You will be called back shortly. Please note, this phone number is not for general employment information, but is only for individuals who are experiencing difficulty applying for a position due to a disability. 

 

Posted 6/27/2018

Purchasing Coordinator/Accounts Payable

Responsibilities and Duties of Position:
  • Place all orders for supplies as needed.
  • Maintain the Purchase Order Log.
  • Match all packing lists to Purchase Orders.
  • Follow up on backorders, returns or damages as needed.
  • Work with vendors to maximize discounts.
  • Work with other “sister” companies to maximize buying power.
  • Maintain Approved Vendor List.
  • Organize all Accounts Payable invoices by Company.
  • Match Invoices to Purchase Orders and code with appropriate GL’s.
  • Work with Accounting Assistant for input of Invoices to Accounts Payable System.
  • Disbursements for all Companies weekly.
  • Data Entry of Manual Payments from ACH transactions.
  • Attend data integrity training and Lab training as required.
  • Ensure cleanliness of work area.
  • Responsible for the timely response to all email, voicemail, verbal and written requests.
  • Operate within the guiding principles of the company.
  • Perform other duties and analyses as requested.
  • Understands and always adheres to all aspects of the safety program.
Minimum Qualifications:
 
Associates Degree in Accounting or a related field.
 
Working knowledge and the ability to learn accounting systems and Microsoft office applications
 
Attributes: ability to multi-task, good organization skills, attention to detail, ability to operate in a production environment, ability to meet deadlines.
 
Physical Requirements: Ability to climb stairs, occasionally reach with hands and arms, bend, twist, and lift, up to 20 pounds, and regularly sit while using a computer, phone and other technologies.  Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. 
This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
 
SGS is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer.
 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability. 

If you are applying for a position within the United States and you have difficulty completing the on-line employment application because of a disability, please call 201-508-3149 for assistance and leave a message. You will be called back shortly. Please note, this phone number is not for general employment information, but is only for individuals who are experiencing difficulty applying for a position due to a disability. 

Posted 6/15/2018

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