Lab Technician- Microbiology in North Kingstown, RI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

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Job #:  996223


Apex Systems is looking for an Entry-Level Microbiology Laboratory Technician in North Kingstown, RI !!!
 
This opportunity pays weekly and offers benefits after two weeks of employment.
For immediate consideration please email a copy of your resume to Cole at ccipriani@apexsystems.com
 
If you are looking for a challenging next step or an exciting first step in your career, in a fast-growing environment feel free to apply!
Laboratory Technician responsibilities include:
  • Registration of incoming samples, maintaining a neat and accurate record system of work performed on a daily basis and as needed for quality control tests or regulatory purposes.
  • Enter the sample data into LIMS system in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Complete laboratory testing on all incoming samples in an accurate, efficient and timely manner; ensure sample turnaround time goals are met or exceeded.
  • Verify results and submit results to the appropriate personnel for transmission, in a timely manner.
  • Identify process difficulties and report these together with proposed solutions to supervisor.
  • Reads, understands and follows management system requirements as relevant to responsibilities, including but not limited to requirements found in the Quality Manual, SOPs, Local Work Instructions and Methods which in turn ensures compliance with ISO/IEC 17025/AOAC ALACC requirements and relevant government regulatory.
  • Adhere to all health, safety, and environmental regulations relative to assigned analytical work; maintain and assist others in maintaining a clean, safe work environment.
  • Maintain a perpetual state of readiness and willingness to respond to the queries and needs of clients, staff, and co-workers.
  • Maintain cooperative working relationships with all company employees. Communicate orally and in writing to co-workers. This includes “intra” and “inter” departmental employees.
  • Promote the company image through the exercising of sound and ethical business practices as related to the public and our customers.
  • Continually strive to improve the quality of work we provide to our clients through existing and new technologies
  • Identify non-conformances and out-of-specifications
  • Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Demonstrates and promotes the company vision
  • Regular attendance and punctuality

The ideal candidate would possess:
  • AS or BS degree in Microbiology, Food Sciences, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related field
  • Team spirit and positive attitude are essential to being successful in this role
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Basic Minimum Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have experience in plating, plate reading, and sample preparation
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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