Laboratory Technician – Mankato, 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 approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 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.comLaboratory technician – Mankato, MNADM Mankato RefineryThis is a full time non-exempt position. Job description:Work in a Quality control laboratory supporting a soybean oil refinery. Prepare and analyze process and finished product samples.Report and summarize analytical results in computerized data systems.Prepare, process and finished product samples, perform analytical testing using instrumental and wet chemistry procedures.Perform routine laboratory testing to confirm compliance with customer specifications.Generate accurate documentation.Troubleshoot and perform basic maintenance on lab instrumentation.Perform calibration and standardization of lab instrumentation.Verifying sufficient inventory of testing supplies.Perform lab sanitation duties as assigned.Focus on safety, quality and integrity. Job requirements:Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of a high school diploma with 2 years of lab experience preferred.
Candidate should be familiar with operating standard lab equipment.
A good understanding of basic chemistry and/or biology is a plus.
Familiarity with personal computers is also beneficial.
Candidates should be familiar with operating standard lab equipment (i.e. scales, balances, burettes).
Experience with GC, ICP and titration is a plus.
Ability to multi-task and work without immediate supervision is required. Physical requirements:Applicant must have regular, prompt attendance.
Must be able to stand for long periods and have good physical dexterity: i.e. bend, kneel and lift 50#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.
Must be willing to work 12 hour rotating day and night shift.
Also holidays, overtime and weekends..