Lab Technician in Momence IL

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Lab Technician
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Momence IL
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Job Types:
QA/Lab Technologist

Momence Packing is a harvest facility and manufacturer that exclusively produces sausage products for Johnsonville, LLC. Johnsonville is the No. 1 national brand of brats, Italian sausage, smoked-cooked links and fresh breakfast sausage links. Momence Packing offers a variety of positions, with opportunity for growth and development, as well as competitive wages and benefits.

Key Delivers for the Position

  1. Learn and review the FSQ’s Paperwork for the first shift on all processing lines.
  2. Learn and perform Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures and verification walk thru for the first shift and second shift per requirements.
  3. Learn and understand corporate audits including once a week corporate finished goods audit and shared the results with team. Including data entry in computer.

  4. Learn Lab responsibilities for Auto Clave, log book, filling tubes and bags for swab, ordering cooler and stock from Countryside. Chemical Waste, shelf life cooler temp. lactic Acid check
  5. Work weekends whenever the harvest runs on a regular shift basis and during processing production rotate with other technician
  6. Perform Special microbiological test besides the environmental swab, trace lean samples, Salmonella test, E.coli. Finished product fat sample, Trace Lean Project. HMI samples.
  7. Learn Sensory testing procedures and serve as a back-up for sensory panel.
  8. Learning opportunities for other projects as assigned by coach.

    Job Qualifications

  • Working towards an Associate Degree or Bachelors degree in Science preferred for this position or any others technical knowledge.
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Self-motivated (minimum supervision)
  • Strive for continuous improvement & Customer Satisfaction
  • Team Player
  • Ability to work in Meat processing environment with fluctuating temperatures.

    * All above job functions & working hours can be changed depending on departmental needs.

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.

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