Lab Technician - evenings
Laboratory Testing Technician
Growing Food and Beverage company in the west valley is expanding their lab team! We have a beautiful, modern lab with new instrumentation and an upbeat energy. This position will fill as soon as a qualified candidate is identified so send in your resume today for immediate consideration and to learn more!
The Laboratory Testing Technician is an entry level position that provides key support for the Quality Department including: water testing, raw materials testing, raw and processed load out testing, microbiological testing, chemical titrations, and results reporting.
This position will be working the evenings from 3 pm - midnight, Monday - Friday.
-The technician will be responsible for generating daily reports, data entry and collection, project assistance, filing, assist in conduct of special studies, calibrations, data collection, and communicating with other departments. responsibilities:
-Ability to operate lab testing instrumentation correctly with training is needed. Testing includes moisture/solids, protein, fat and pH. Technician will be responsible for understanding microbiological plating, Foss analytical equipment, pH meter and other laboratory instrumentation as needed. All instrumentation is to be operated in a safe, efficient, and sanitary manner.
Fill out required laboratory data worksheets and logs in an accurate manner. Maintain all results and reports in a confidential manner in accordance with the Company Letter of Confidentiality. Responsible for maintaining a clean, orderly, and neat work area at all times. Must keep area stocked with sufficient supplies to perform job responsibilities.
-Computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel. Communication of results to the proper individuals in a timely, confidential, and professional manner. Preparation of all solutions and media required in the performance of laboratory tests.
-Recognize and notify Quality Assurance Manager and appropriate operations supervisors of any unusual results or product defects. Perform the necessary re-checks for analytical and microbiological test. Report immediately to supervisor or manager of any damage, irregular activity, or unsafe conditions concerning the plant equipment or lab instrumentation. Follow all safety, work, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and GLP’s rules. Perform other duties as assigned by management.
-Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in related field preferred, or equivalent level of relevant experience required. HS or equivalent is required.
-Industry or educational experience in a laboratory or GMP Quality department is required
-Strong verbal and written communication skills required Ability to read, write, and understand English is required working conditions and physical requirements:
apply today for immediate consideration to [email protected]
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