Laboratory Technician ? Dodge City, KS
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 approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in hundreds of countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 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.com.
Laboratory Technician ? Dodge City, KSThis is a full time hourly position.
Job Responsibilities:Perform routine analytical testing procedures in an accurate and timely manner Use analytical results and feedback from internal/external sources to determine test equipment calibration needs and adjustmentsRecord and compile test results to prepare graphs, charts and reports as required and requested by managementCommunicate results to internal/external customers via COA?s, verbal or written documentationProvide independent oversight of processes, verifying compliance to company standards and policies and effectively communicating deviations from the standard(s) to Lab Tech and managementSchedule and execute sample submittals to external laboratories for testingReceive and document external testing resultsProvide ongoing training and process improvement ideas with Lab Techs working on evening shiftsConduct routine quality control testing and maintain accurate records of quality assurance activitiesMaintain lab in a safe and sanitary conditionActively participate in quality, food safety and safety programsSupport QFS ManagerVerify sufficient inventory of testing supplies and maintain the cleanliness of the laboratory environment Job Requirements:Must be willing to stay over 4 hours or come in 4 hours early to cover for coworker absences Must be willing to work 3rd shift and weekends Prefer familiarity with lab instrumentation, but not requiredMust be able to work independentlyMust follow instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the jobPosition requires the ability to be on your feet for extended periods of timeHigh school diploma or equivalent preferredComputer skills and competency in Excel ad Word are preferredMust have a demonstrated history of safe work behavior and a sincere desire to follow and improve upon safety policies and procedures (previous safety committee and/or other safety leadership experience is a plus) Relocation assistance is not available with this position. This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check. ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.