Edenton
Posted 2 months ago

JLA International, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for the Microbiology Analyst position at its facility in Edenton, NC.

A BS or BA in Biology or related field is preferred but not required. An associates degree is required.

Ideal candidates will possess the following skills:
– Strong attention to detail
– Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
– Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
– Strong written and verbal communication skills
– Self-motivated
– Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory

Microbiology Analyst duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, compositing and plating samples using aseptic technique, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, media preparation, and dish washing.

This is a full-time position in which the employee will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period. The hours for this position are 8am to 4:30pm. 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, particularly peanut 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: https://apps.iehlabs.com/applyatieh.html#6241f153cb76191c70957d01

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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