Lab Analyst – A. O. Smith Corporation – Appleton, WI

Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. As a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation is at the center of the trend. We are a $3 billion company with over 140 years of history and more than 16,000 employees. Our emphasis is on hot water and clean water; we are one of the world’s largest manufacturers of residential and commercial water heating equipment as well as a supplier of water purification products in a number of emerging countries.

With manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India, and Europe, we have the reach to serve customers worldwide. A. O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement and maintaining a culture that values and respects our employees.

Water-Right, Inc., based in Appleton, Wisconsin, is A. O. Smith’s water quality solutions provider with a complete line of residential and commercial products and systems for a wide variety of applications, including solutions for problem well water. Water-Right products are sold under the Evolve®, WaterCare®, Sanitizer Series®, Impression Series® and CustomCare® product brands. In addition to its advanced and innovative product solutions, Water-Right also has a retail facility, Water-Right Services, and a state-certified lab, Clean Water Testing LLC™, specializing in water analytical services.

Primary Function

Analysts perform basic testing procedures on a variety of analytical instruments, assessing the outcomes of the analytical techniques and documenting the findings utilizing a system of laboratory reporting.

Follow SOPs to produce sound, relevant, qualified data
Receive samples, log in samples, and direct samples to appropriate work stations
Prepare samples, including acidifications and digestions when necessary
Assess workloads and organize timely processes for completion of analysis
Creation of reagents, standards and all chemical components required for accurate assessments of chemical compositions of samples utilizing designated instruments
Qualification of instrument performance as required for continued certification
Apply understanding of the fundamentals of analytical chemistry to proper instrument performance and data production
Ensure integrity of data is maintained and quality control measures are met
Processing and entry of data
Peer review of fellow analysts quality measures and data
Follow safety protocols and good laboratory practices
Perform instrument maintenance
Work as part of the laboratory team to guarantee that required testing parameters are performed within established timeframes


  • High School Degree required. Associates degree in related field desired.

Years of Experience

Minimum of 1 year of work experience.

We Offer

Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $33,300.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • Laboratory Experience: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

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