JLA International, Inc., a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for the Laboratory Analyst position at its facility in Jonesboro, AR.
A BS or BA in Biology or related field is preferred but not required. An Associate’s Degree is required.
Ideal candidates will possess the following skills:
– Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
– Strong attention to detail
– Self-motivated and ability to multitask
– Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
– Strong written and verbal communication skills
– Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory
The Laboratory Analyst duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, and media preparation.
This is a full-time position that will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period. The laboratory operates weekends, so candidates must be willing to work some weekends.
Due to exposure to various food allergens in the laboratory environment, applicants with moderate-to-severe food allergies are discouraged from applying.
JLA requires that all employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by CDC guidelines) for COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 must be provided prior to or at the time of hire.
To apply for this position please access the company’s job posting at:
After navigating to the URL listed above, you will be asked to complete optional self identification surveys and submit your cover letter, resume and references in a combined, single PDF.
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