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Laboratory Technician-Food Chemistry


Cinnaminson-Headquarters - NJ

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EMSL Analytical, Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Laboratory Technician-Food Chemistry for its Headquarters location in Cinnaminson, NJ. EMSL is a growing commercial environmental testing laboratory. This position offers the chance to work for a stable company that is team oriented and offers growth opportunities within the organization.

Working under the direction of a senior staff member, the candidate will be primarily responsible for the sample preparation and testing of food products for nutritional content and product safety.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities included (but not limited to) the following:
Perform a variety of sample preparation and analysis procedures to quantitatively measure chemical and physical properties in a variety of food products
Conduct routine analysis in compliance with applicable methods, protocols, SOPs
Maintain and complete all laboratory documentation in clear and accurate language
Operate and maintain basic analytical equipment and instrumentation designated for food analysis (will be trained)
Perform calculations and conversions, and compile the data obtained
Manage time effectively to complete assignments in expected time frame
Maintain a clean and safe laboratory work environment

Qualifications & Experience:
Bachelor or Associates Degree in Science/Arts (BS/BA) chemistry or related scientific field such as Biochemistry, Food Science or Analytical Chemistry
2-4 years of laboratory experience.
Experience in quantitative extraction and sample preparation techniques.
Previous experience in food chemistry, food sample preparation preferred.
Ability to complete data calculations including percents, ratios and common algebraic formula.
Working knowledge of HPLC, GC would be a plus.
Excellent organizational and time management skills are necessary
Ability to work with little or no supervision in a fast-paced work environment and interact effectively with all levels of staff
Good written and oral communication skills
Knowledge of basic computer skills such Microsoft Outlook, word and excel is required

Hours: Monday Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM but flexibility is required.

EMSL offers full time benefits: Medical, Dental, 401(k), FSA, Voluntary Benefits, paid time off and holiday pay.

EMSL is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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