Georgia Employer MICROBIOLOGY TECHNICIAN in Stone Mountain, Georgia

TitleMicrobiology TechnicianEOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.CategoryMicrobiologyDescription** TEMP MICRO TECHHave you ever wondered?What makes orange soda, orange?How long can my fast food burger really sit out before it spoils?Or maybe something more serious:How can I keep myself safe from foodborne illness?How can I trust the Nutrition Labels and expiration dates on the food that I eat?If you've asked yourself any of these questions, Merieux NutriSciences wants YOU!!!Merieux NutriSciences is dedicated to improving food safety and quality though nutritional research, scientific excellence and innovation at every step of the food supply chain. Our team of scientists and technicians is committed to providing our clients with accurate results, delivered on time, with uncompromising ethics, honesty, personal integrity and confidentiality. NO PREVIOUS LABORATORY EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.Our PledgeMeriuex NutriSciences is dedicated to creating a culture of safety, customer excellence, feedback and innovation. We demonstrate our commitment to the health of our employees by offering all full-time employees a full complement of medical, dental and vision coverage as well as competitive 401k match.Position RequirementsThe Laboratory Technician we are looking for has...The ability to work collaboratively, as a member of a team, to achieve a common goalA desire to protect themselves, their friends and family, and the entire world from illness caused by foodborne pathogensThe flexibility and productivity to work in a fast paced, often varied environmentA strong sense of pride in achieving accurate, timely, and consistent results in their workYour MissionWork as a member of a team to prepare food samples for testingCarry out a number of procedures including reading test labels and preparing samples for analysis by recording, weighing and blendingPipette sample solution into tubes or plates according to the analysis process being performedSet up and sterilizing equipment needed for analysis of food samplesWork closely with other team members and with the support of a department supervisorPerform other related tasks as neededFull-Time/Part-TimeContingentPositionMicrobiology TechnicianNumber of Openings1LocationStone Mountain, GAAbout the OrganizationMerieux NutriSciences is dedicated to improving food safety and quality through nutritional research, scientific excellence and innovation at every step of the food supply chain.This position is currently accepting applications.Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities