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Microsoft Office Quality Control

Location:
Daleville, Mississippi, 39326, United States
Posted:
November 29, 2017

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LAURA WILLIAMS

ac3i2v@r.postjobfree.com

601-***-****

Daleville, MS 39326

SUMMARY

A professional chemist with over 5 years of diverse laboratory experience specializing in quality control, process improvements and project leadership. A skilled analyst with the ability to comprehend complex laboratory methods and analyze results for process control. Background in customizing and troubleshooting analytical instrumentation and software leading to reduced outsourced costs.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SOUTHERN COMPANY/KEMPER IGCC DeKalb, MS 2014 - present

Chemist/LIMS Administrator (2016-present)

Performed routine maintenance and troubleshooting on all analytical equipment to ensure the efficiency and productivity of the laboratory

Led the Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) implementation project improving the accuracy and efficiency of the laboratory reporting system

Customized and configured LIMS including: creating tests and sample codes, designing the sample login process, customizing screens and creating built in reports

Researched and developed new methods for product and process testing

Analyzed and reported process data via statistical software for process improvements

Trained personnel in the use of instruments and software enhancing the effectiveness of the laboratory

Chemical Technician (2014-2015)

Analyzed water/steam quality for Combine Cycle and Gasifier Island operations per EPRI guidelines contributing to reducing the plant’s “Equivalent Forced Outage Rate”

Implemented laboratory quality control program increasing the accuracy of the laboratory results

Created automatic plant-wide daily water chemistry reports improving the communication between the laboratory and operations

Created and maintained Aspen Process Explorer lab chemistry pages that enhanced the efficiency of monitoring and troubleshooting the water quality

Managed inventory of the laboratory through Maximo to continue the lab’s productivity

HOLCIM Theodore, AL 2013-2014

Laboratory Technician

Tested raw materials, process and product samples for elemental analysis, particle size, and surface area according to ASTM regulations

Adjusted the raw meal mix to ensure proper product quality

Analyzed finished product to verify the product met required specifications

Communicated with operations any necessary changes to ensure quality specifications

TEST AMERICA Mobile, AL 2012-2013

Analyst II

Analyzed various types of wastewater for wet chemistry analysis according to EPA regulations

Responsible for preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and calibration on assigned instrumentation

Accurately prepared reagents and quality control standards

EDUCATION

• Environmental Policy Master’s Program, Troy University, Troy, AL (1 year completed)

• Bachelors of Science in Biology, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTATION

• GC 7890B

• GCMS7890B\5977A

• TS Combustion Analyzer

• NMR

• Karl Fischer Titrando

• CVAF Hg Analyzer

• TOC

• XRF

• LECO

• ICP-AES

• Ion Chromatograph

• Quickchem 8500 FIA

SOFTWARE/COMPUTER SKILLS

• LIMS-Autoscribe Matrix Gemini

• Crystal Reports

• Microsoft Office Suite

• ChemStation

• Tableau

• Mass Hunter Data Acquisition

• Minitab

• Aspen Process Explorer

• Maximo

TRAINING

• Management Development Program

• Agilent 7890A/B GC OpenLAB CDS ChemStation Operation

• Agilent 7890B/5977 GCMS Operation with ChemStation Data Analysis

• ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor

• Introduction to SQL Server 10985B

• The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS/COMMUNITY SERVICE

• Women’s Energy Network

• American Chemical Society

• Campus Recruiting Ambassador

• Community Connections

• Employee Development Team Member

• iCan Girls in Engineering



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