The Seasonal Laboratory Assistant assists with routine sample preparation and processing for seed germination tests and/or analytical testing.
This is a temporary part time position that offers daytime hours in a fast paced work environment. Work hours will be based upon workload and may vary week to week. This is an entry level position.
-Prepare media and plant samples for seed.
-Weigh and measure ingredients or samples.
-Notify supervisor of irregularities in media, methods, or results.
-Keep laboratory area and equipment clean and organized.
-Ensure quality and confidentiality of client and company information and take an active role in updating Quality Systems.
-Assist in other areas of the company as needed.
-Promote responsibility, good work habits, a positive work environment and improve customer service.
-High school graduate
-Agricultural background desired.
-Experience in laboratory work desired, however on the job training is provided.
-Must be well organized and able to work in a team and / or independently.
-Must be able to manage numbers mentally.
-Must be able to stand or sit for extended periods.
-Must be able to regularly lift 15-20 pounds.
-Must be physically able to do manual work of light to moderate intensity.
-Must be able to attend work regularly and dependably.
-To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
-This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
-SGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.