Randstad Laboratory Technician in Apopka, Florida

Laboratory Technician

job details:

  • location:Apopka, FL

  • salary:$18 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, December 17, 2018

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:145402

job description

Laboratory Technician

Contract position: We are searching for a Lab Technician in Apopka, FL to work at the world's leading beverage manufacturing company. This is a contract position that is expected to last a year and could be longer.

Responsibilities for the Laboratory Technician

  • Support product development personnel on projects from their initiation to completion.This could include the ability to accurately produce beverages from lab bench scale to pilot plant productions; prepare, test and evaluate flavor mixtures, syrups and beverages; conduct beverage analysis; acquire paperwork for new ingredients; organize stability sessions and expert taste tests; restock ingredients; lab organization and clean-up.

  • Prepare Beverages and conduct analytical tests and taste/odor evaluationsaccording to guidelines.

  • Maintain a clear and precise laboratory notebook

  • Conduct supervised experiments (e.g. laboratory or process experiments) in order to deliver new products, evaluate ingredients, materials, products and processes.

Requirements for the Laboratory Technician

  • Bachelor's Degree in Food Science is ideal, but Biology will be considered

  • Experience within a Laboratory Environment

  • Knowledge and application of Good Laboratory Practices (handling of glassware, preparation of standards and reagents, proper measuring techniques, data management, housekeeping, etc.)

  • Experience recording data from analyses or experiments in a computer, log book or laboratory notebook.

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, etc.

  • 12 month contract assignment, could be longer

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.