QC Lab Tech, 3rd Shift - Northlake, IL 1


Northlake, IL, US, 60164

Remote or On-Site:  On-Site
Req ID #:  2638


Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, color and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. With combined annual sales of more than $8.5 billion and 22,000+ employees worldwide, the DIC Group companies support a diverse collection of global customers.

Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our website at www.sunchemical.com or connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter

Job Title: QC Lab Tech - 3rd Shift
Location: Northlake, IL 

Shift: Monday-Friday 9:30pm - 6:00am


The 3rd Shift QC Tech will be responsible for providing manufacturing support by maintaining on-time product flow through Quality Control processes.  Use various lab equipment, EtQ, SAP, Outlook, Excel and color software/hardware to verify successful manufacturing accordance with design product specifications. Under direct supervision of Quality Control Supervisor, performs and adheres to all company policies procedures. 


Job Duties: 

  • Follow and engage in the safety initiatives/programs & protocol at the site.
  • Observe and execute all Quality initiatives/ programs
  • Acknowledge and process all quality documentation regarding production
  • Display effective training with successful execution of WI & SOP
  • Minimize errors through document proofing/review
  • Label and retain production material to provide traceability
  • Coordinate with leadership to ensure product meets specifications
  • Performs standardized quality control tests
  • Make effective material additions that ensure product design
  • Approves completed batches against prescribed specifications
  • Supports calibration and equipment verification systems
  • Maintains quality control records in accordance with ISO standards
  • Engages in and exhibits 5S behaviors
  • Maintains lab and equipment with high standards in a clean working environment.
  • Demonstrate best practice to facilitate KPI & site metrics expectations


Required Education and Experience: 

  • HS Degree or Equivalent
  • 4 years industry technical experience
  • High computer aptitude required
  • Strong Customer Service Skills with the ability to prioritize, follow up, and follow through
  • Effectively communicate verbally and through writing in English
  • Basic understanding of  technical and analytical testing
  • Participate in special projects and continuous improvement activities
  • Flexibility with scheduling and adapt to business requirements & needs


Preferred Education and Experience: 

  • Associates Degree/technical trade school 
  • Chemical solvent testing experience 


We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k)+match and life insurance. Eligibility of benefit timing may vary.



It is Sun’s policy that applicants for employment are recruited, selected, and hired on the basis of individual merit and ability with respect to the position being filled. Sun prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employment agencies are an important component of our talent acquisition strategy, and we value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. We will not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies for any employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Sun Chemical or directly to hiring managers in any form without a signed contract on file, and search engagement for that position, will be deemed unsolicited in nature, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired as a result of the referral or through other means. Additionally, any resume submitted without a contract in place will be considered property of Sun Chemical and no fees will be paid to the agency if the candidate is hired.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago