The Laboratory Technician is responsible for testing and reporting incoming food and container samples as well as working in the Pathogen Lab and scheduling and setting up milk activities for day time and overnight processing. Cross training to assist other technicians is provided. Performing of master sanitation as needed is also required. In addition to these responsibilities, technician may be required to perform any additional requests made by their supervisor.
Perform and maintain any duties needed associated with record keeping
Perform all testing in accordance with ISO 17025 methods
Maintain all laboratory records in accordance with ISO 17025
Read and accurately record results and communicate with customers as needed
Type and report results in a timely fashion
Perform accurate testing according to accepted protocol on incoming Moseley samples in a timely fashion
Assist fellow technicians and fulfill any additional requests made by manager as needed
Schedule, set up and inoculate milk activities for daytime and overnight activities
Restock labs as needed and clean lab according to weekly Master Sanitation schedule
HACCP – perform & document CCP requirements. In addition to these responsibilities, technician may be required to perform any additional requests made by their supervisor.
Bachelors or associates degree in Life / Food Science or related field, with 1 year of experience in a laboratory setting, or High school degree or equivalent with 1 year laboratory experience
· Ability to lift/carry up to 40 pounds
· Excellent organizational and record keeping skills
· Strong leadership skills
· Be able to work alone or as a team
· Excellent attendance
· Ability to work in a standing position for extended periods of time
· Good work ethic
· Excellent multi-tasking abilities
Vivolac Cultures Corporation is a light manufacturing company located in Greenfield, IN. We have been in business since 1969 and are committed to continued growth. We are looking for a good team member to grow with our company.
Location/Region: Greenfield, IN (US)