New Century, Kansas
$100,000.00 per Year
Allegis Group Family of Hiring Companies
Aerotek is currently searching for a Sr. Application Technologist in the New
Century, KS area.
This person will be a critical contributor within the food protection group
of a food company. This position will be responsible for providing
microbiological technical support to internal and external customers
including: providing recommendations and training; assisting in
troubleshooting and plant trials; application and development work on
antimicrobial blends or compounds; generating data from challenge and
More specifically, the Sr. Application Technologist will be coordinating technical
projects from experimental design to completion; setting up and executing
shelf life and challenge studies; developing and optimizing test methods;
acting as technical support for service visits, troubleshooting efforts, and
educating customers on capabilities and products; managing quality systems
for the laboratory; and assisting in publications of technical literature
pertaining to commercial applications of antimicrobials.
Qualified candidates must have a BS or MS in Food Science, Food Microbiology,
or related discipline. Candidates must also have 5-10 years of industry
experience in a Food Science, Food Microbiology, or Food Quality Control
Candidates must have a strong understanding of pathogens and food spoilage.
Development work in this area would be great. Any experience managing plant
food trials and/or troubleshooting would also be fantastic.
This position will be hands on in the laboratory but will also be providing
technical support internally and to external customers. Candidates must have
great communication skills, great presentation skills, and the ability to
work with customers.
Candidates with experience plating and running traditional microbiological
analysis in the lab; running antioxidant testing and/or antimicrobial susceptibility
testing; working with instruments such as: HPLC, Riboprinter,
and BAX; conducting quality control testing; and assisting in plant
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume
to rkarasek(at)aerotek.com or apply directly to this job posting.
Join Aerotek Scientific®LLC, one of the fastest growing
providers of scientific and clinical research services in the nation. Due to
our growth, we're constantly on the lookout for qualified professionals to
place in contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement positions across
the scientific and clinical research communities. At Aerotek
Scientific, we know it's more than just your day-to-day responsibilities that
can make or break a job. It's the support you get. That's the reason Aerotek Scientific offers a variety of benefits including
medical, dental, optical, 401k, and many more. Don't put your career in the
hands of just anyone, put it in the hands of a
specialist. Join the Aerotek Scientific team!
Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will
consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, sex, age,
color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other
characteristic protected by law.
Ryan Michael Karasek
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