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Laboratory Technician

Date: Apr 21, 2021

Location: Beloit, Wisconsin, US, 53511

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

Potential  $1,000 sign on bonus!! 

 

We are looking for a talented individual to join our Beloit, WI quality team in the position of Laboratory Technician. As a Laboratory Technician, with IFF you will have the opportunity to work within a highly driven team where you can apply your microbiology and analytical skills in our QA/QC Lab. This team provides ongoing support to ensure maximization of our enzyme manufacturing process.
Our site is one of Beloit's premier employers and is recognized as a leading area manufacturer. We have a unique culture with a work hard, play hard, change the world philosophy. You will enjoy a fun, relaxed environment that allows you to work to your full potential!

 

Responsibilities include:
• Preparing reagents, seed train media, micro media and supplies for tests
• Analytical testing for process and reporting of test results
• Contamination control- pursuing possible sources
• Operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting basic lab equipment including: pH meters, analytical balances, auto analyzers, HPLC
• Perform basic aseptic techniques
• Data entry of test results
• Supporting internal customers
• Participating in lab problem solving and troubleshooting
• Practicing lab hygiene and following safety procedures
• Actively participating in training process
• General GMP in the lab: cleaning glassware and physical areas, stocking supplies, etc
• Implementing and adhering to ISO standards
• Assists with special projects
• Model appropriate behavior and hold people accountable for: Safety Health Environment/Project Safety Management and Ethics and Respect for People Core Values.

Job Requirements

We are looking for an effective, results-driven, self-directed and motivated team player who communicates in an open, honest manner. In addition, qualified candidates should possess the following:

• B.S./A.S. in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or a related field
• Minimum of 1-3 years of experience in an industrial lab environment preferred
• Good record-keeping skills and exceptional attention to detail
• Excellent written and oral communication abilities are required
• Motivated and creative with strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
• Capable of working both independently and in a collaborative setting
• Proven track record of working well in teams
• Demonstrated leadership skills highly regarded
• Self-starter with good organizational skills
• Ability to safely perform multiple tasks and coordinate activities
• Work safely and adhere to uphold core values
• Must be able to work 8 hour shift between 6:00am – 6:30pm with flexibility to work up to 12 hr as needed
• Ability to work flexible schedule including some weekends and holidays

 

IFF Nutrition and Biosciences is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector which develops innovative enzymes and bioproducts to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of the cleaning, textiles, fuels and chemicals industries. We also develop and produce enzymes for the food, beverage and animal nutrition businesses. We leverage our cutting edge protein engineering and production expertise with worldwide manufacturing capability to develop sustainable solutions for the emerging biobased economy.


Nearest Major Market: Madison