Posted 1 week ago

IEH Laboratories, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for a Microbiologist position at its facility in Modesto, CA.

Ideal candidates should possess the following skills:
• A BS or BA in the biological sciences or related field (required)
• Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
• Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory

Microbiologist duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, media preparation, and other duties as assigned.

The pay rate for this position is $22.00 hourly. Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits after a brief waiting period: medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D insurance, long- and short-term disability insurance, 401(k), health and dependent care FSA plans, employee assistance program, 15 days of paid time off per year for sick leave and/or vacation, 3 days paid bereavement leave, and 6 paid holidays per year.

The laboratory operates weekends, so candidates must be willing to work occasional weekends.

Due to exposure to various food allergens in the laboratory environment, applicants with moderate to severe food allergies are discouraged from applying.

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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