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JBS USA 2ND SHIFT QA LABORATORY TECHNICIAN in Ottumwa, Iowa

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

POSITION: 2ND SHIFT QA LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

LOCATION: Ottumwa, IA

General Description:

· Collect samples from production areas and coolers to test for quality and cleanliness.

· Use designated Lab methods and equipment to test all samples for each individual outcome.

· Complete necessary reports; relay results to essential individuals.

· Monitor inventory and report needed supplies.

· Attend meetings as needed or assigned.

· Perform various other duties as needed or assigned.

· Laboratory media and reagent preparation.

· Collect Carcass Residue samples on the Slaughter Floor for testing in Lab.

· Set up Shelf Life Studies of designated products.

· Follow Government regulated E coli testing requirements.

· Clean glassware and maintain overall Lab cleanliness.

· Plus and tasks deemed necessary by Laboratory Supervisor.

Required skills:

· Be able to communicate written and verbally in English

· Be able to work all shifts as needed

· Computer skills

· Self motivated with ability to work with minimal supervision

· Chemistry & Microbiology

· Organizational Skills

Education Requirements (if applicable)

· Degree in biological sciences or related field and experience/education in lab setting preferred, but will train individual on all aspects.

JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/Vets/Disability

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