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Lab Technician

AstrixTechnology LLC
Plymouth, MN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Food Lab Technician

$22-24/hour – Rotating Shifts - Contract

Astrix Technology is seeking a Laboratory professional to join our client’s Food Product Development team in Plymouth, Minnesota. The ideal candidate will have a B.S. in Chemistry or Food Science with several years of frying experience in a food service setting.

  • Schedule: 12-hour shifts: 6:00am - 6:00pm
  • Work 2 days, 2 days off, work 3-day weekend, 2 days off, work 2 days, have 3-day weekend off. Does include holidays and weekends.


  • Conduct frying tests per study plan and instructions
  • Clean and maintain fry kitchen and storeroom facilities
  • Blend edible fats and oils for frying study
  • Document and conduct routine laboratory tests on food products and oils
  • Assist food scientists with sensory evaluation and other delegated tasks.
  • Collect test data
  • Comply with strict safety rules and regulations

Required Qualifications:

  • Associate degree or above
  • Ability to conduct routine tasks independently
  • Ability to collect test data and prepare reports detailing results
  • Document and maintain laboratory records and study documentation
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to lift 50 lb. routinely
  • Ability to stand and conduct frying test for eight hours on daily basis

Preferred Qualification:

  • BS in Chemistry, Food Science, or related field
  • 2 years of frying experience in food service restaurant or industrial frying


Company Description
Since 1995 Astrix has been delivering information technology consulting, regulatory advisory services and staffing solutions to the scientific community. We can assist in augmenting your internal resources to deliver optimum solutions on time and within budget. It is our goal to simply do it right. We work everyday to create value and build trust with our clients, employees, partners and vendors.

Astrix provides scientists to a broad spectrum of scientific based industries including: Chemical, Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Food Science, Flavors and Fragrances, Biomedical, Consumer Products, Environmental, Medical device, Petrochemical and Clinical Research.

AstrixTechnology LLC


Plymouth, MN