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Laboratory Technician

GDKN Corporation
Albert Lea, Minnesota, 56007, United States
February 15, 2017

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.


• 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


• 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.