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Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. Lab Technician in Winthrop, Minnesota

This person performing this capacity shall complete its responsibilities completely and in its entirety. The duties listed below are not intended to be a complete list of all the required duties, but are intended to give a general overview of the jobs requirements. Duties and Responsibilities: * Responsible for all aspects of the timely, accurate analysis of raw and finished products * Communication of product status with the Butteroil and evaporator departments * Accurately perform chemical and microbiological analysis on liquid and dry products * Prepare and maintain inventory of all chemical solutions required for chemical analysis * Assist in ordering all laboratory supplies * Aseptically prepare product samples, fill out request forms, and ship samples to outside testing laboratories as required * Maintain and retain sample library for all products * Calibrate all plant and laboratory thermometers and lab equipment as required * Obtain state testing license * Perform environmental sampling * Attend required training, including but not limited to: GMP's, GLP (Good Lab Practices),HAACP, SQF, Safety, etc * The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee; but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required. Other duties may be assigned as required * High School Diploma or GED * Must be proficient in Word, Excel, other basic computer programs * Ability to think and use independent judgment in planning and organizing multiple tasks and information requirements * Ability to demonstrate strong initiative and follow through on day to day responsibilities * Must have good verbal and written communication skills * Ability to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen * Must be able to read, write and speak English EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteran Employer's Job# 10824_LaVaquita Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.