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System One Services Pilot Plant Technician in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Pilot Plant TechnicianMinneapolis , Minnesota



Category:Scientific & Clinical

Compensation Range:21.00 Per Hour

Job ID:185964

Date Posted:02/26/2021

Title:Pilot Plant Technician

Location:Minneapolis, MN

Start date:ASAP


  • The Operations Technician role involves setting up, sanitation and running equipment for trials. He or she exhibits strong customer service in support of various ITQ platforms as a partner and technical expert.

  • Safely operates equipment, understands food safety requirements and ability to perform risk assessments

  • Basic analytical tests; troubleshooting; and skill building on specific unit operations

  • Agile; with an ability to flex across teams within a platform as work needs shift

  • Equipment Sanitation & Basic equipment set up activities

  • Technical skill Development with product, process and/or packaging equipment

  • Display a sense of urgency and a desire to learn new skills and tasks to grow capability

  • Ability to consistently & repeatedly lift, manipulate & transport ingredients or equipment, up to 55 lbs

  • Be able to work in hot/warm conditions in the plant

  • Steel Toe Boots/Shoes


  • High School Degree Required

  • 3-5 years of directly relatable experience and / or 2-Year Degree Preferred

  • Previous experience in a similar field

  • Foodservice & Laboratory experience

  • Effectively manage multiple competing priorities

  • High efficiency in ways of working

  • Passionate around the creation of food, CPG industry, and consumer trends (both food and packaging)

  • Experience of working in teams to deliver results

  • Basic computer/technology skills (Office Suite, other computer programs)

  • Critical Thinking & Problem-Solving Skills

  • Comfortable in processing (pilot plant or plant) environment

  • Comfortable operating equipment

  • Good communication skills

  • Basic understanding of food safety and human safety

  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively and contribute to a team environment

  • Interpersonal ability to build relationships at all levels within the organization to advance your work

  • Ability to diagnose and resolve conflicts with others

  • Desire to learn new concepts quickly and apply in productive ways

  • Ability to influence others

  • Leadership within a team and ownership within your work

  • Maturity to navigate through stressful situations

  • Ability to assess and solve technical/mechanical problems

  • Strong self-starter and holds a high regard for quality of work

Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the U.S. we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.