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Analytical Chemist

Date: Jun 13, 2019

Location: Irving, TX, US, 75062

Company: NCH Corporation



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NCH Corporation – Analytical Chemist


Thank you for exploring a career with NCH Corporation, an international company where we work in small teams that have a direct impact on success. We’re seeking a highly skilled Analytical Chemist who is responsible for testing samples for analyses related to water, lube and maintenance groups. If you’re seeking a position with high visibility and responsibility in a personable, stable yet thriving environment, our Analytical Chemist opportunity, could be a match for you!


A little about us

Applying for a new job is a little like entering uncharted territory. We want you to feel 100% confident about the application process, the position and our company before committing your time to apply, so that none of the above comes as a surprise. Let’s start with some information about NCH so you can get to know us better.

NCH Corporation is a privately held, family-owned, global business headquartered Irving, Texas, near Dallas. We have more than 7,500 employees, offices and facilities on six continents, and clients in more than 50 countries. This includes our corporate headquarters as well as subsidiary companies. We clean and conserve water, save energy, and deliver best-in-class maintenance solutions, with a focus on industrial and commercial businesses.



Culture and benefits

We’re a global company with a family feel, offering the same benefits of an international corporation with the personal relationships of a small business. Working in our small teams and close-knit environment, you’d never guess we had a 7,500+ employee head count. We realize a job is more than just a job – it’s an extension of your life and family – and we’re committed to maintaining just that. For us, culture is not just a perk; it’s essential to how we thrive. And that’s speaking for 100 years in the business!

  • Employee-centric environment (regular corporate activities, personal relationships, small teams)
  • Family-first attitude (work-life balance support, flexible hours)
  • Approachable leadership (collaboration with top leaders, open-door policy)
  • Growth-oriented mindset (autonomy, creative freedom to explore new ideas)
  • Paid vacation and holiday leave
  • Wellness initiatives (on-site fitness facility and cafeteria, treadmill conference room, planned activities)
  • Community involvement (volunteering, fundraisers, charity events, school sponsorships and donations)
  • Employee recognition programs (appreciation week, awards and ceremonies)
  • Personal and professional development and growth
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Financial wellness (retirement options, 401K match, employee credit union)
  • Benefits package (medical, dental, vision, life, long and short-term disability)

If this sounds like a fit for you so far, keep reading.



  • Read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write and develop analytical procedures. Knowledge of ASTM, EPA, GLP and Standard Method lab protocols.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as statistical inference and linear regression to maintain proper instrument function.
  • Working knowledge of laboratory analytical concepts and their application to the analysis of samples.
  • Working knowledge of Water and/or lube chemistry fundamentals and ability to apply them to the analysis of samples.
  • Knowledge of maintenance procedures and operating characteristics of in-house Ion Chromatograph, ICP, UV/VIS, GC, HPLC, Auto-Titrator, FTIR, XRF and other instruments used in the analysis of samples.
  • Working knowledge of Business software (Excel, Word, Powerpoint) and laboratory instrument operating software.
  • Demonstrated ability to research.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Environmental sciences, Biochemistry is preferred or equivalent experience.
  • A self-starter with proven critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience in an analytical lab environment preferred
  • Good communication skills/can work independently or within a team
  • Excellent multitasking skills


Sound like a fit for you?


If yes, jump aboard, and apply today.


For next steps, expect a direct phone or email response once we are able to review your application. We are committed to responding to all applicants, no matter the outcome, so we appreciate your patience to allow time for this. In the meantime, learn more about NCH and our culture by checking out our LinkedIn or Facebook pages.



We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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