Use this step by step explanation to craft a good employee performance feedback review for an assay chemist. Find the right words with quality phrases.

An assay chemist examines chemical compounds and elements within various materials in the laboratory to determine their overall composition by following established procedures such as spectrophotometric and chromatographic. He/she also studies these compounds and elements further to determine how they interact with one another, analyses and interprets data ensuring it is accurately recorded as well as reporting the results.

Besides examining of these compounds, they also help in detecting chemical pollutants in the environment and how they can reduce their adverse effect, validating methods and equipment, reporting scientific results, working with cross-functional teams, interpreting data, comparing the obtained data with trend data, developing technique for analysis purposes and making use of analytical lab techniques and instrumentation.

Employee Performance Review Sample

Employee's Name: Title:
Review Period: __/__/__ to __/__/__ Employee SSN:
Work Location: Supervisor's Name:

Instructions

  1. Rating: Rate the employee against the core skills based on how well he/she demonstrates each skill. Give scores 1, 2, or 3 for each rating depending on the employee's performance.
  2. Comments: Use this area to give examples of employee's performance phrases. The phrases should describe how well an employee has performed on previously set goals based on the given core skill.
  3. Summary: Use this section to give a summary of the employee's strengths and areas for improvement or development. Recommend a step increase for an employee who has met the expectations and performance improvement plans for one who doesn't meet expectations.
  4. Human Resources Review: Human resources manager must examine and indicate whether he/she concurs with the evaluation and comments. If the manager agrees, then he/she must sign the evaluation form. If he/she doesn't concur, then he/she must provide reasons explaining why this is so.
  5. Signatures: Sign the evaluation form and give it to the employee to go through and answer the Self Evaluation Questions. Ask him/her to sign and date the evaluation form before giving it back to the human resources for filing.

Rating Meaning

The employee fails to perform the most important aspects of the job satisfactorily. Requires close guidance to carry out routine jobs. He/she needs significant improvement in all areas. Meetings should be held between the employee and the supervisor to discuss performance deficiencies.

1

Employee routinely meets and exceeds expectations in all areas of responsibility. Produces high-quality work that at times exceeds expectations. Consistently meets the most critical annual goals. Occasionally produces timely and accurate results.

2

The employee consistently and significantly exceeds the communicated expectations by producing exceptionally high-quality work. He/she demonstrates exceptional knowledge of his/her duties and is highly recognized by others as an authority in his/her area of work.

3

Supervisor's Feedback

Skill

Comments

Rating

TROUBLESHOOTING: Troubleshooting is solving a problem or determining a question to an issue which is often applied to repairing failed products or processes on a machine or a system.

Knows computer components well enough to know when they are functioning or not.

Does proper research to get all the required facts and information.

3

MOTIVATING OTHERS: Motivating is using persuasion, incentives and mental or physical stimulants to influence the way people think or behave individually or in groups.

Checks to see how many tasks one has left and how many one can cross off instead of counting down the time one has left in a day

Rewards oneself for tasks and projects that have been completed successfully and on time

3

PARTICIPATIVE MANAGEMENT: Participative Management is also known as employee involvement is the participation of all stakeholders at all levels of the organization in the investigation of problems, development of strategies and implementation of solutions.

Holds workers liable for their results assuring each remains answerable

Gives consistent recognition to employees who do their best in meeting their goals

3

SUPERVISORY SKILLS: Supervisory Skills is the ability to lead and manage people effectively in a difficult and challenging atmosphere in the day to day life.

Gives constant encouragement and constructive suggestions to subordinates assisting them in their work

Encourages individual participation and shows concern for the employee as a person

2

COOPERATION WITH COLLEAGUES: Cooperation is the process of working with groups or teams for a common mutual benefit as opposed to working in competition or for selfish ambition.

Connects easily with everyone at the workplace building a team

Enthusiastically performs tasks that are outside the job description to ensure company goals are met on time

3

SELF CONFIDENCE: Self Confidence is the ability to know who you are and what you are capable of doing which shows in your behavior, your body language, how you speak, etc.

Pushes oneself out of the comfort zone and does not allow fear to hold them back

Seeks out challenges and celebrates each achievement even when one's efforts yield small victories

3

FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS: Following Directions is the skill of carefully considering the given instructions and following them closely without fail.

Makes sure not to misread or skip an important direction; pays attention to detail, even if it seems insignificant to one

Pays attention to long-term projects and makes sure to not fritter away one's time at work surfing on the internet

2

PERSISTENCE: Persistence is the refusal to give up or let go of a firm or obstinate continuous course of action despite difficulties or opposition that you may face.

Perceives failure as the key to thriving, learns from it and uses it to spur one's next attempt

Always makes eye contact when restating a request or refusal

3

BUSINESS ETHICS: Business Ethics is the ability to learn what is right and wrong in the world of business and choosing to do what is right at all times.

Always trustworthy, widely respected for being honest, and is regarded as credible by everyone

Communicates expectations and standards clearly regarding equal treatment of everyone

3

TECHNOLOGY SAVVY: Technology Savvy is the introduction of the digital technology in the workplace as a strategy to make tasks run swiftly against doing them manually.

Demonstrates exceptional capacity to work anytime from anywhere and on any device

Demonstrates exceptional expertise in installing, using, and troubleshooting computer software

3

Self Evaluation

Self Evaluation Question

Employee Comments

TROUBLESHOOTING:

Give an instance you had to troubleshoot a problem, and you succeeded. What did you do?

What do you consider as your best and worst experience when it comes to troubleshooting?

[employee comments]
MOTIVATING OTHERS:

Can you give an example of a time when you overcame a significant problem, which made you very proud of yourself?

What is the biggest goal you have ever accomplished? Why do you consider it the biggest? Describe the problems you faced, if any

[employee comments]
PARTICIPATIVE MANAGEMENT:

Are the goals you set achievable or do they cause work stress among the employees?

Are you a fountain of energy and comfort to demoralized employees?

[employee comments]
SUPERVISORY SKILLS:

Have you discovered your strengths and identified areas that need improvement?

Do you have a laid out plan on how to ensure you reach each employee individually?

[employee comments]
COOPERATION WITH COLLEAGUES:

Do you cultivate a team spirit through all forms of communication?

Do you take delegations from your team leader with the same seriousness as you take one from the manager?

[employee comments]
SELF CONFIDENCE:

Can you describe a time you thought you were going to fail in a task? What did you do to succeed?

Is there a time you had to lead other employees in a certain direction, but you had some doubts? What did you do?

[employee comments]
FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS:

Can you give an example of a time when you were able to demonstrate your ability to follow instructions?

Can you describe a time when you received complex instructions? How did you make sure you understood each and every detail?

[employee comments]
PERSISTENCE:

Describe a time when your manager put pressure on you. Did you handle the pressure as well as you would have loved to?

What have you done to develop the inner energy that keeps you going when facing tough situations at work?

[employee comments]
BUSINESS ETHICS:

Can you think of a situation where you found yourself straying from the truth and how did you avoid straying?

Were there any times where you got awarded for displaying consistent honesty and integrity?

[employee comments]
TECHNOLOGY SAVVY:

Have you ever utilized the power of modern computing power to assist you in making better decisions?

What efforts are you making to learn how to troubleshoot modern electronic devices?

[employee comments]

Summary

Sections 1-4: To be completed by the supervisor

Section 5: To be completed by the employee

1. Exceeds Job Related Expectations

2. Areas to improve

3. Goals completed since last performance feedback

4. Goals for next period

5. Employee comments

Signatures

I acknowledge that I discussed this performance feedback with my supervisor. My signature does not mean that I agree or disagree with this appraisal.
Employee: Date:
Supervisor: Date:
Human Resources: Date:

Related Articles