Applications Technician (PT) in Englewood, CO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 4/22/2018

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    Englewood, CO
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is hiring a Applications Technician to support project work focused on use of functional ingredients in processed meat products as well as batter and breaded foods. This is for one of food industry client. They are looking for part-time help for the remainder of the year. This is currently a strict contract position however there is possibility to be hired on at the end of the contract. 

As an Applications Technician, your responsibilities will include:

  • Support of research projects, working both independently and collaboratively with others, to meet project timelines and deliverables. 
  • Sample production including, but not limited to, tasks of weighing ingredients, equipment setup and tear down, product manufacture and packaging, facilities cleaning and sanitation.
  • Organize, summarize and report data generated from experiments in a timely manner.
  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment. Follow guidelines for good housekeeping, GMPs and safety.

The Applications Technician position is well-suited for you if you:

  • Enjoy hands-on food product and food ingredient development in laboratory and pilot plant settings.
  • Exhibit solid teamwork skills with the ability to self-motivate.
  • Demonstrate creative problem-solving ability with a results-oriented focus.
  • Prioritize and execute experimental goals and plans to deliver against agreed deadlines.  

Qualified candidates will have:

  • BS or AS in Food Science, Meat Science or related field. (Currently in progress of degree works as well)
  • Demonstrated experience in hands-on food product or food ingredient development with comfort using laboratory and/or pilot plant equipment is strongly preferred but not required.
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Availability to work part time (average of 20 hours/week); some flexibility in timing exists.

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