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Laboratory Technician

Company:
GDKN Corporation
Location:
Albert Lea, Minnesota, 56007, United States
Posted:
November 17, 2016
Description:

Our company has been engaged to identify hard working QA Technician for one of our biggest clients in manufacturing industry.

Hours: Monday through Friday 10:30p – 7am. Potential for OT

Job Description:

• This position provides support to the facility through monitoring and reporting of daily production line activities as directed by the Technical Services Supervisor.

• Position assures compliance to quality and regulatory aspects of production through various forms of auditing in comparison to Cargill and Customer expectations.

• Position acts as consumer and customer advocate in supporting quality and wholesome food production.

• 30% - Perform AQL audits of manufactured product

• 30% - Perform laboratory analyses of various types

• 30% - Perform preoperational sanitation observations

• 10% - Other duties as assigned

• Manages and records quality information making decisions regarding safety and quality of the product manufactured.

• The company’s success is dependent on a watchful, conscientious, objective person.

• Prevention of error through monitoring of processes enables plant to produce high quality goods in excess of 1 million pounds per week.

• Work in both cold and hot environments, lift up to 40 pounds, Walking, standing, weekend work required, irregular hours, 10:30pm – 7am (8-9 hours/day), overtime as needed.

• Travel is limited.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• 4 year degree in Food Science, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or related field

• Must be able to communicate with employees of all levels of the organization

• Must have good math skills, /knowledge

• Computer literacy including spreadsheet manipulation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Experience in Quality Assurance, Sanitation, or a Food Lab setting

• Basic bilingual skills (Spanish)

At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Our client is hiring quickly so if you are excited about this opportunity, feel that your experience, attitude, and abilities would be a great fit, apply today! We’re excited to work with you.