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Creamery Lab Technician - 2nd Shift

Olsten Westby, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Olsten Staffing Services is currently accepting applications on behalf of The Westby Creamery and looking to fill a Food Science Lab Technician Position. This is a full time, direct hire position located in Westby, WI. As a Lab Technician, you will be working in a laboratory environment and responsible for routinely performing tests on products prior to production, during production and prior to being released for consumption and ensure the quality and production standards are being met. Apply Now if you meet the qualifications listed below.

Responsibilities for the Food Science Lab Technician Position include:
  • Responsible for daily in-process and finished product testing.
  • Assists in maintaining most lab equipment and completes daily calibrations.
  • Follows lab procedures and recommended updates when needed, and follows all general and Westby Cooperative Creamery GMP's and SOP's.
  • Ensures that laboratory records are accurate and maintained properly.
  • Performs regular product shelf life analysis.
  • Inspects production equipment daily for cleanliness and addresses any problems with the production supervisor.
  • Walks through plant on a daily basis, checking fogging stations, foot baths, and date codes.
  • Assists in Material Review when product quality issues arise and helps place products on HOLD when necessary.
  • Communicates with management on a daily basis on all matters concerning product quality.
  • Spot checks cleaning chemical strengths and records the results weekly or as needed.

  • High school diploma or equivalency and Laboratory Science Technician diploma and one year of similar work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize work.
  • Ability to handle sensitive or confidential information.
  • Proficient verbal and written communications skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word) required.
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely performs tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures
  • Dependability, flexibility, energy, and efficiency.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal customers and work in a team or independently with a positive attitude.

Work Hours, 3:00pm-11:30pm (4 days on, 2 days off)

Apply online at or call 608-782-1100 to set up an interview today!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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Westby, WI