Chemical Support Technician-(Seattle Candidates only !!! )

ASKO Processing, Inc. - Seattle, WA


This is an entry-level technical position providing analytical support, wastewater treatment, and process solution maintenance in our metal finishing shop.This position supports our production department in providing high quality metal finishing services to our customers in a timely manner.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Maintenance and monitoring of the plant wastewater treatment system.
  • Maintenance of various processing solutions including sampling, analysis, additions, and waste treatment.
  • Equipment calibration and repair.
  • Hazardous materials management including hazardous waste.
  • Record keeping including database entry and auditing.
  • Cleaning and general upkeep of laboratory, chemical storage, and other work areas.
  • Perform other tasks in direct support of production departments.


These are the qualifications that are necessary for someone to be considered for the position.

Qualifications include:

  • Education Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or related field. Associates Degree with Chemistry focus will be considered with continuing education
  • Skills Mathematical skills associated with chemical analysis.

Basic mechanical skills of equipment installation, calibration, and troubleshooting Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Familiarity with Microsoft Access, Excel and Word.

  • Abilities Ability to multitask & deal with changing priorities. Work independently and work well with team members and personnel in other departments.

Able to maintain a good record of attendance and on-time arrival.Confidence working with hazardous materials. Physically able to lift and move heavy objects.

  • Experience Educational or industrial laboratory experience required.

Manufacturing environment experience desirable.

Working conditions

The job requires a person to work primarily indoors, in a semi-controlled environment with duties split between laboratory work and shop floor work. The position will rotate between first and second shifts as well as rotation of work on Saturdays. Overtime work is available at times.

Physical requirements

All jobs are typically performed while standing. This job requires the occasional movement of chemical drums using a drum dolly, sometimes as much as 800 lbs. Some lifting required, up to 50 lbs.


  • 401k
  • Medical and dental
  • Paid holiday and personal time off
  • 40 hrs. per week with the possibility of overtime

Click the Apply Now button or go to, click on the employment opportunities tab and download the application.Email your completed application and resume to the employment email address that you find there .You can also fax your completed application and resume to (206) 634-0631 , or apply in person at 462 North 35th St. Seattle, WA 98103. Any Questions Please Call (206) 634-2080 Ext 133.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.50 to $18.00 /hour


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Seattle, WA (Preferred)