Associate Microbiologist

Employer
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
Location
Battle Creek, MI
Closing date
Oct 29, 2021

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Sector
Science, Life Sciences, Microbiology/Virology
Job Description
  • Use of proper handling procedures and aseptic technique.
  • Prepare composites of routine samples.
  • Perform initial dilutions and enrichments of samples.
  • Perform sample plating for quantification.
  • Perform transfers.
  • Perform instrumentation work with guidance as needed.
  • Perform diagnostics and reporting work with guidance as needed.
  • Perform project work with guidance as needed.
  • Perform routine cleaning and quality checks for equipment.
  • Perform routine cleaning of work areas.
  • Media preparation and quality control, including all appropriate documentation.
  • Autoclave operation.
  • Document work and maintain laboratory records.
  • Plan for assigned workload on a daily basis and effectively schedule multiple assignments.
  • Contributes to a cohesive team environment.
  • Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications
  • 4 year applicable degree
  • 4 year degree can be supplemented with a combination of experience and an associate degree
  • 0 - 2 years of experience
  • Work requires use of PPE (personal protective equipment)
  • Work requires some standing and sitting for long periods of time
  • Work may require lifting of weights of up to 40 lbs
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Additional InformationPosition is full-time, Thursday - Sunday 10:00 a.m - 8:00 p.m.. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Battle Creek, MI are encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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