Lab Tech – Red Wing, MN
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes 428 crop procurement locations, 280 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 39 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.comLab Tech I ? Red Wing, MNThis is a full time salaried non-exempt level position.Job Description:Seeking a self-motivated Lab Technician to perform in-process and quality control tests in a Quality Control laboratory.
Candidates should be organized, detail oriented and be able to effectively multi task. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
collecting and distribution of samples, physical testing of samples, daily calibration of standard lab instruments, recording and interpreting test results, verifying sufficient inventory of testing supplies, maintaining the cleanliness of the laboratory environment and various inspections of the inbound/outbound products and the facility.
Actively participate in all safety programs.
Ability to effectively communicate lab results to operations personnel.Willingness to cross train and become familiar with all lab equipment and perform these duties as needed.
Show an understanding that all accidents are preventable and safety is everyone?s responsibility.
Maintain awareness and adhere to all GMP, HACCP, EPA, OSHA, and employee standards and guidelines. Requirements:A two year science related degree and/or two years of lab experience is preferred.
Prefer that candidates are familiar with operating standard lab equipment (i.e., pH meter, balances, titrations, extractions, GC, ICP, etc.). Position relies on instructions and pre-established procedures to perform the functions of the job. Computer skills and competency in EXCEL and Word are required. Position requires the ability to lift 50 pounds, climb stairs and be on your feet or sit for extended periods of time.
Must be able to work rotating shifts, weekends and holidays and have prompt attendance.
On the job training will be provided. Relocation assistance is not available with this position.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, vision, and dental insurance.
ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.
ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.