Lab Technician

  • Location: Akron, NY
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #38173

Shift : (3rd Shift)
Sunday to Thursday – 3rd shift

About the Role:

  • Perform, determine, apply and test procedures or processes of standard and non-standard tests.
  • Use methods and concepts of chemistry/microbiology to test, analyze & locate operational / customer concerns and recommend corrective action.

  • Participate in plant inspection programs.
  • Support the production of safe, high quality products and team member safety.


What We’re Looking For:

  • Education/Experience:
    • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent AND
    • Completion of 2 years of a bachelor’s degree program in Chemistry, Biology, Food Science or related field AND/OR
    • AAS Degree in Chemistry, Biology, or related field AND/OR
    • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Food or Healthcare Lab
  • Perform basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers and fractions              
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Perform basic measurements using scales, liquid measures
  • Able to taste and handle dairy products and other ingredients that may contain allergens
  • Basic computer proficiency including data entry into Word & Excel
  • Availability to work a variable schedule on occasion to cover other team member time off
  • Able to handle chemicals and exposure to environmental allergens
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Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Information

While the position you're applying for may not be for a government role, Astrix is a governmental contractor and, as such, is required to collect certain information in its applicants. Astrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status. Completion of these fields will not affect your opportunity for employment or the terms or conditions of your employment.

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