Microbiology Lab Technician
The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting job opportunity as a Microbiology Lab Technician in Harbor Beach, MI. This position requires knowledge and experience with sterilization and aseptic technique, along with awareness to safety, health and the environment. Responsibilities:- Routine microscope exam and evaluation- Clean room procedures/ aseptic technique- Raw material weigh up- Replenish supplies- General laboratory duties effective communication, (written/ verbal/computer use) across departments- Proficient or developing proficiency in aseptic technique, microbiology lab operations, analytical methods, workstation tools (Word, Excel, etc.), and work process tools (MTL, OTS, etc.). On the job training is provided. Full proficiency at full job size is expected to be demonstrated within 6 to 10 years.- Key daily interactions are with activity coordinator, plant operations, and plant technical staff. Periodic interactions will also include members of other site departments (Environmental Health & Safety, Maintenance, Quality, R&D).- The majority of problems encountered will be routine and with well-defined solutions. Direction and advising from analytical technologist, activity coordinators, technical advisors, and technical plant staff are available to assist with advanced problem solving.- The Analytical Technologist will be expected to solve most of the problems independently utilizing input from subject matter experts (analytical technologists, activity coordinator, technical advisor, plant technical staff, and others) as needed.- Focused predominately on detailed procedure oriented tasks aligned with operations objectives. – Must be self-directed within the context of a shift team environment, under the direction of the Activity Coordinator. Mentoring and guidance will come from area specific subject matter experts. Supervisory reviews will be at most quarterly.**The Dow Chemical Company does not offer relocation if the position is offered to someone who lives outside the area or reimbursement for travel to and from interviews. If you consider a position that is not within the area you reside you will be responsible for all cost that incur.**Apply for this job.