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Lab Technician

Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions. Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications. We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence. Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers. In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®. To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.


This position requires testing of raw materials and finish goods on a daily basis and frequently in a high volume environment. Interacts with other lab technicians, engineers and manufacturing personnel frequently while testing raw materials, finish products, R & D projects, etc.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

o Perform raw material tests

o Report test results to plants

o Perform finish product tests

o Perform basic maintenance on lab equipment

o Test customer complaints and provide report

o Perform gage calibrations

o Test competitor samples and provide report

o Prepare raw material and finish products for testing

o Assist in developing and writing lab and quality control procedures

o Most assignments are standardized and minimal supervision is required.

o Maintain clean work area

o Other job duties as assigned by supervisor

Job Skills:

This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:

o Basic math skills

o Good decision making skills

o Problem solving skills

o Team working experience

o Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, etc)

o Good verbal and written communication skills

o Willing to travel as required

Preferred Experience:

o Quality inspection, plastics processing

Physical Requirements:

o Able to lift 50 lbs consistently

Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition ID: 2021-9349

External Company URL:

Street: 2650 Hamilton-Eaton Road

Lab Technician

Full time
New Miami, OH

Published on 11/26/2021

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