LAB TECHNICIAN (Food Science)

Burlington, Ontario

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LAB TECHNICIAN (Food Science)

  • posted on: 05/02/2014

details

reference #268630
position type:Contract
duration:Contract-to-Hire

"Must have" skills

(These are skills that are absolutely required by the employer.)

Testing -(2-3Y)
MS Office -(2-3Y)

"Nice to have" skills

(These are skills the employer would like to have, but would be willing to go without.)

description

Our client in the Burlington area is currently recruiting a Lab Technician with food science education. This role is open to new or recent graduates who are looking to start their career in the food industry.

In this role, you would be responsible for:
- Preparing sample batches of product (cooking, baking, frying)
- Performing analytical tests on finished product (ie. measuring, tasting for sensory evaluation)
- Entering results into database
- Repetitive heavy lifting (approximately 25lbs)
- Cleaning duties

Qualifications:
- Food Science Diploma or Degree is required
- 1 year expereince in a laboratory setting; workplace or academic
- Able to work independently in a fast paced environment
- Must be flexible to work afternoons