IEH Laboratories, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for Laboratory Technician Positions at its facility in Lexington, KY.
Ideal candidates will possess the following:
– A high school diploma or GED (required); an associate degree in Biology or related field (preferred but not required)
– Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
– Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment
– Strong attention to detail
– Strong written and verbal communication skills
– Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory
Laboratory Technician duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, and media/sample preparation.
This is a full-time position and will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period.
The schedule for the first opening is Sunday to Wednesday from 5am to 3pm. The schedule for the second opening is Wednesday to Saturday from 5am to 3pm. For all positions, 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.
IEH 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: https://apps.iehlabs.com/applyatieh.html#62a90d62cb76191c7023688a
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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