Apex Systems Quality Laboratory Technician(912149) in GRANITE CITY, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6151722 DescriptionApex Life Sciences is looking for a Quality Laboratory Technician to work for a consumer goods company located in the Greater St. Louis Area.Responsibilities:The lab technician is key to providing support to the quality department and overall operations.Perform sensory, physical, chemical and/or instrumental evaluation of raw material, in process, or finished products following SOP and specifications.Sample raw components to be plated for bacteria.Assist in developing and maintaining raw material and finished product specifications.Assist in trouble shooting quality problems in production.Sample raw components to be plated for bacteria.Participate in test panels.Maintain laboratory data, files and supplies, as well as maintaining databases.Calibrate equipment on a regular schedule.Assist with working on corrective actions of any customer complaints/issues.Follow all quality, safety and company protocols & procedures.Qualifications:Candidates must have a scientific background in Biology, Chemistry, or Food Sciences.Have working knowledge of sterile technique and basic micro skills.The ability to be trained in the use of rapid screening methods for detection of antibiotics and allergen detection.Monitor weight control and collect samples from production lines.Ability to multi-task and have good time management skills.Capable of working alone with minimum supervisionEEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here. https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf