Sr. Lab Technician
Posting ID: JP-002095851
JOB SUMMARY: This Sr. Lab Technician will be part of the Research Labs here at Nestle Purina, where assay development and sample archiving are done to support internal research. This position is responsible for planning, organizing, performing and reporting results from assorted laboratory procedures and assays under minimal supervision. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Maintain a safe, clean and sanitary work environment 2. Conduct all activities in compliance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and all required Company policies and procedures 3. Perform all necessary cleaning (eg. Glassware) duties 4. Schedule & perform clinical laboratory procedures according to protocol submitted 5. Perform biological & clinical (e.g. blood, urinalysis, fecal, etc.) assays as required to support the nutritional research efforts of the facility and health care of our pets 6. Maintain accurate records/log of analytical requests and data 7. Effectively communicate results, through written technical documentation and reports 8. Report to veterinarian and/or Project Leader (Nutritionist) any unusual clinical results
Chemistry, Laboratory, Quality control, Wet chemistry
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
JOB QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Knowledge) - BS/BA in Biology or related field recommended - A minimum of 2-5 years related experience - Excellent working knowledge of all laboratory equipment and GLP’s - Good teamwork, interpersonal, communication, math and writing skills - Computer literacy
We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
Recruiter: Jean Chambers
Phone: (410) 579-3072