LaMotte Company Employment Opportunities


Full-time Openings: 

Maintenance Tech for 1st Shift – Will work primarily inside on building & equipment repairs, and preventive maintenance program. Will also work outside when assisting with grounds keeping, snow removal & repairing equipment outside of the building. Runs errands as needed. Requires operating various shop equipment, power tools and hand tools. Must have mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting skills and math skills. Ability to read and understand operating instructions & manuals. Must be able to walk, climb, kneel, stoop, bend, reach, drive and transport up to 80 pounds. Hrs. are 7:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., plus overtime as needed.

Machine Operator for 2nd Shift – Will operate the filling equipment that dispenses liquids and/or pouching equipment. Fills in for any production position. Cross trains with Coordinator and QC Tech & fills in when needed. Requires mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting skills, good color perception, manual dexterity & ability to transport up to 50 pounds & operate loaded pallet jack. Hrs. are 3:00 p.m. 11:15 p.m. (2nd Shift), with overtime as needed.

Quality Control Tech for 1st Shift - Performs in-process and final testing on tablets and powders produced by the TesTab Department.  Assists the QA/QC Manager in conducting quality assurance tests on liquid reagents, color standards, test papers and UDVs. Minimum requirement of high school chemistry; some college chemistry courses preferred.  Requires chemical testing experience or experience as a chemical technician. Must also have good math skills, good laboratory skills to safely handle chemicals, and possess good color perception. Organizational skills a plus.  Must be able to transport up to 20 pounds. Hours are 7:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., Monday through Friday, with overtime as needed.

Temporary Openings:

No temporary openings at this time.

About LaMotte Company:

LaMotte Company, an industry leader of water testing products since 1919, developed and globally sells a revolutionary new product that has changed the world of water testing.   Located in Chestertown, MD in a small college town on the Chester River, we are an hour away from Annapolis, and 1.5 hours away from Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Baltimore and ocean beaches.  We tout a fast growing business and a welcoming, engaging culture that encourages creativity.  Our employees and our employee benefits are awesome!  Our website is under construction for a whole new look and feel, but check out our existing one in the meantime:


Interested applicants should apply at LaMotte Company, 802 Washington Ave., Chestertown, MD 21620, or email resume/cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .