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Kingsford Burn Lab Technician
Ref No.: 18-15654
Location: Pleasanton, California
Preparing samples for testing by checking in inventory, measuring product attributes, and weighing out charcoal samples. Performing testing by placing samples in specialized fire places, igniting samples and setting up sensing equipment. Performance data is collected automatically from the burns and is transferred into a specialized spreadsheet in excel.
 
The Technician conducts test burns and tests charcoal at the pilot plant (Pleasanton, CA). This includes weighing out charcoal samples and placing them in the test fire places. Monitoring the charcoal as it is burned and reviewing and inputting the data that is collected from these burns. 

 
Desired Experience, Skills and Attributes:
Trustworthy; able to maintain confidentiality
Able to lift 50 pounds
Able to manage data sheets in excel
Excellent oral and written communication skills
High level of initiative, motivation and enthusiasm
Flexible and able to pivot when necessary
Strong organization and results orientation; meticulous attention to detail and follow through
Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask
Plan effectively against future needs