Verification Testing Technician - Building Materials

  • Intertek - PSI
  • Middleton, WI
  • Apr 11, 2024
Full time Quality Assurance Technical Support Technician Testing Quality

Job Description

This position involves product analysis for the construction industry. Analysis of chamber gases via FTIR, heat release rate via cone calorimetry, thermal analysis via TGA and DSC, thermal conductivity analysis using an HFM, as well as other material properties analyses. 

What you’ll do:

  • Operating and calibrating equipment
  • Maintaining equipment and facilities
  • Preparing samples and controls for testing
  • Obtaining and recording test data in accordance with standard analytical methods
  • Performing basic analysis of test data and routine calculations
  • Verify and communicate results by maintaining instrument logs, control charts, and calibration records, by entering data into laboratory worksheets and by writing client reports.
  • Client communication
  • Project and database organization
  • Performing other work as required

What it takes to be successful in this role:

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in science preferred or equivalent in work experience
  • Comprehension of mathematics, material science and chemistry
  • Ability to utilize lab equipment and various basic hand tools
  • Ability to review, understand, and convey technical information in an effective manner
  • Ability to manage projects and communicate with clients
  • Strong communication skills, in both verbal and written formats
  • Microsoft Office software expertise, including Word, Excel and Outlook


General-Other: Quality Assurance-Safety, Production Quality Assurance, Chemical Engineering, Environmental and Geological Engineering, Biological-Chemical Research, Environmental-Geological Testing & Analysis, Materials-Physical Research



$22 to $27 per hour