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Laboratory Technician

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Job ID 121471 Date posted 05/28/2021 Location : Kaposvár, Hungary

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s agricultural supply chain business, where we seamlessly connect farming customers with food, feed and industry.


Job Purpose and Impact

The Laboratory Technician III will complete routine analytical and laboratory testing in support of the food safety quality and operational teams. Testing performed for routine analysis of in-process and final product testing, checking and monitoring instrumentation performance. In this role, you will conduct testing as well as document results of tests into databases and communication test results verbally and in writing.

Key Accountabilities

  • Keep laboratory supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders, and verifying receipt.
  • Assist with the evaluation and interpretation of highly complex data, identifying problems with atypical test results consulting with senior-level personnel.
  • Resolve problems by examining and evaluating data; select corrective steps.
  • Support trials and experiments under the direction of more senior team members.
  • Use safe laboratory practices to protect self and others, checking proper functioning of stations, routinely attending safety meetings, and performing preventive maintenance and calibration of complex standard equipment and instruments.
  • Handle complex clerical, administrative, technical or customer support issues under minimal supervision, while escalating only the most complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma, secondary education level or equivalent
  • Proven working knowledge of laboratory instrumentation and management ISO 17025 accreditations or standards
  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, food science, or related discipline
  • Three or more years of experience within a laboratory or food manufacturing environment.

Our Offer
In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world. 
Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.
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