Lab Technician (US)
Posting ID: JP-002665509
Under limited supervision, conducts in-process and finished product testing to determine adherence to established specifications of quality and purity. Essential Job Functions: *Conduct laboratory tests and analyze data for a variety of purposes, such as production, pollution control, quality control, and minor research *Test and analyze products such as flour, to determine if product meets plant specifications prior to release *Release in spec vessels and report out of spec vessels *Test and analyze production samples and report uncharacteristic results *Document results of tests, readings, etc. in logbooks and in TLC (Total Lab Client) *Complete certificates of analysis *Prepare chemical solutions for use in lab *Maintain and calibrate all lab equipment and related field instrumentation *Maintains awareness and adheres to all FDA, GMP, TTB, USP, EPA, OSHA and employer standards and guidelines *Support and comply with all food safety, quality, and legality requirements *Other duties as assigned Minimum Job Requirements:*Ability to work on multiple tasks *Good organizational skills *Willingness to assume and learn new responsibilities *Excellent communication skills *Demonstrated troubleshooting skills *Strong attention to detail *Able to understand and comply with plant GMP and personnel practice requirements *Computer skills to utilize lab instrument operation programs *Demonstrated math skills to perform calculations associated with lab testing Education/Training: *2 or 4 year science degree is preferred, a high school diploma or GED is required Experience: *2 plus years of work experience in a quality assurance lab preferred Relocation assistance is not available with this position. ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check. ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability. THIRD SHIFT OPPORTUNITY HOURS: M-F but must be willing to work weekend hours
quality, chemistry, biology, quality control
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Attention to detail organization Time management 4W's: - This position is open due to one contractor being converted to perm and one contractor being out for an extended period of time. - If they do not fill this position, it will eventually cause a slow down/ backlog in testing and products will not be able to get out the door as quickly. - Open to entry level candidates with a Bachelor's Degree (or Associate's) in Biology, Chemistry or related Scientific field. - Looking to schedule interviews and hire candidates as soon as we identify them
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Recruiter: Dylan Harmon