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Technician Team Lead

Date: Nov 17, 2021

Location: Harvey, IL, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
Technician Team Lead Next possible start date | Harvey


The Quality Control Laboratory Team Lead will oversee the 2nd shift in supporting a fast-paced production environment and will be responsible for:

  • Coaching and training quality technicians on procedures related to testing, communication, and lab best practices.
  • Distributing workflow to other technicians on the shift.
  • Using established methods to verify quality of incoming raw materials and outgoing products; performing calculations to determine adjustments that may be required to ensure conformance;
  • Preparing laboratory reagents; filing retain samples in appropriate holding areas; entering test data into our SAP system; filing vendor certifications, and raw material and production inspections in appropriate area.
  • Communicating with Operations team regarding calculations and adjustments needed to batches
  • Monitoring and calibrating Quality Control equipment.
  • Participating in general housekeeping including routine cleaning and maintenance.
  • Communicating with Quality Control Manager on a daily basis regarding issues, updates, etc.
  • Must be able to work hours of 2nd shift (3:00 PM - 11:30 PM)



  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related science field required.
  • 3+ years of proven laboratory testing experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills required.
  • Experience using SAP computer system a plus.



Fuchs Lubricants Co. offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. The benefits package offered to full-time employees includes: medical, dental, vision, vacation, 401(k), life insurance, LTD, flexible spending accounts, and tuition reimbursement.


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).


Excel beyond your limitations and contribute your ideas in the flat hierarchies of a family-run company listed on the MDAX. Please apply online by clicking the "Apply now" button.

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Nearest Major Market: Chicago