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Laboratory Technician (Salinas, CA & Yuma, AZ)
Institute for Environmental Health Inc - Salinas, CA





IEH Laboratories, a Leader in Food Safety, is now accepting applications for laboratory technician at its facilities in Salinas, CA and Yuma, AZ; this position requires 6 months spent in Salinas, CA (Summer months), and 6 months in Yuma, AZ (Winter months). This position is currently open at Salinas location.

Applicants must possess a BS or BA in the biological sciences or related field.

Ideal candidates should possess the following skills:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency with data entry and computer applications
  • Multitasking capability
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong understanding of aseptic technique in the laboratory

Laboratory Technician duties include: analysis of food samples for pathogens via PCR and immunoassay, various microbe enumerations, data entry, laboratory reporting, quality control, and media preparation. Full-time employee will be eligible for standard benefits after a brief waiting period. The laboratory operates weekends, so candidates must be willing to work nights and weekends.

Seasonal travel to Yuma, AZ during Winter months required. Company housing available at both locations.

Click the "View or apply to job" link below to apply.

After navigating to the URL listed above, you will be asked to complete optional self identification surveys and submit your cover letter, resume and references in a combined, single PDF.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D"EEO is the Law" Poster:

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Salinas, CA

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

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