ADM Laboratory Technician - Overland Park, KS in Overland Park, Kansas
Laboratory Technician - Overland Park, KS
Lab Technician I – Overland, KS
This is a full time, non-exempt level position.
Collecting and distribution of samples
Physical testing of production samples
Daily calibration of standard lab instruments
Recording and interpreting test results
Verifying sufficient inventory of testing supplies
Maintaining the cleanliness of the laboratory environment
Maintains samples of tested product in order to confirm test results when necessary
Performs light maintenance and calibration on all ADM laboratory equipment.
Maintains on-going records of the results of all testing procedures and inputs such data into computer on a daily basis
Maintains adequate supplies used for testing procedures and notifies the supervisor of the need to re-order such supplies
Continually compares test results with standards as required to insure that all flour is within specification
Notifies appropriate colleagues when product is not within specification
Understands most production processes required in the production of flour and how it would relate to analysis being performed
Maintains a neat and clean working area at all times, washing equipment as required and placing equipment in the proper storage areas
Maintains an effective working relationship with fellow employees
Performs duties in a safe manner, utilizing all approved safety equipment and successfully completes all safety certification requirements
Maintains awareness and adheres to all FDA, GMP, BATF, EPA, OSHA and employer standards and guidelines
Handles various chemicals in assorted containers in the manner outlined in the manufacturer’s chemical Material Safety Data Sheet
Informs supervisor immediately of any hazards, unsafe equipment and/or acts
Additionally reports immediately any accidents, injuries and near misses to supervisor
Recommends solutions to correct deficiencies or improve work and operational practices
Participates actively in training
Reports to work in a condition to be able to perform all duties
Practices proper personal hygiene
Familiarizes themselves with the hazards in their work area and how to protect themselves
Understands that accidents are preventable and that safety is everyone’s responsibility
Commitment to ADM’s goal of achieving a zero injury culture; understand and follow company safety procedures
Exhibit regular and prompt attendance
Cross training with other colleagues
- Prolonged periods of standing and sitting
Relocation assistance is not available with this position.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.
ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.
KS - Kansas
ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.
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