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Laboratory Technician

Sandvik Coromant in Westminster, SC is looking for a

Laboratory Technician (2nd Shift)

SANDVIK COROMANT is the world’s leading supplier of tools, tooling solutions, and know-how to the manufacturing industry. Our customers, which include major manufacturers within aerospace, automotive, medical, energy and general engineering, rely on us to provide the highest level of knowledge, service, and support to help them achieve their goals for productivity and profitability. With extensive investments in research and development, we bring game-changing technologies and solutions to a dynamic industry driven by a demand for constant innovation. We have 8,000 employees and are represented in 130 countries, uniquely positioning us to set the industry standard for high technology manufacturing now and for the future. Sandvik Coromant is part of the business area Sandvik Machining Solutions within the 150-year-old global industrial group Sandvik.

Job Purpose:

The Laboratory Technician is responsible to perform comprehensive Quality Control analysis for both Ready to Press Powder (RTP) from Powder Production and Sintered product from the Insert Production facility, to ensure conformance to documented specifications. Powder & Inserts will be approved based on conformance to these written specifications and documented records and statistics will be kept. All activities must be carried out in a safe manner, following all company EHS guidelines, ensuring all legislation is met.

Responsibility includes:

  • Receiving, testing, analyzing, recording, and reporting results of required tests.
  • Determining and performing tests needed for the analysis and report.
  • Recognizing unexpected errors or problems and performing preventative maintenance and troubleshooting on laboratory equipment.
  • Maintain, clean, and calibrate laboratory instruments and equipment.


  • Metallurgical and microscope skills preferred.
  • Must be responsible, reliable, and able to work on own initiative.
  • Must be pc literate, numerate with an excellent attention to detail.
  • Must be team orientated.
  • Good oral and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to work assigned shift hours including overtime as scheduled.


Requirement of High school diploma or equivalent GED

Must have a safety and quality mindset.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at: Sandvik Careers to the Laboratory Technician position, Job Requisition ID# R0066286.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at hrsolutions.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

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