Lab Worker/Tester

Dennison, Minnesota
Science & Research (Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
US$ 14.00 - US$ 15.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Gaub,Hannah, Spherion
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Job Description

Effectively work as part of team of Associates, Scientists, and/or Project Leads to carryout daily task as directed by supervisor. Tasks include but not limited to;
- Plant seeds in pots or flats
- Water plants in greenhouses and growth chambers
- Help with downstream of inoculum production such as massaging inoculum bags, loading driers, grinding and packaging inoculum
- Help with lab, greenhouse and growth chamber assays
- Work with microorganism isolation and organize culture collections
- Help with field work such as staking trials, preparing inoculum and inoculating plants

- Must be willing and take responsibility to work well with team members on diverse daily task
- Must follow all lab procedures. Read and understand Work Instructions or SOP, JSA before start any task
- Must demonstrate a strong work ethic that strives for high quality, timeliness, and efficiency
- Able to lift up to 50 pounds
- Must be flexible, resourceful, coach-able, respectful and, have a good temperament
- Must desire to learn from the team or independently

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Mon-Fri

Conducts all activities in accordance with the appropriate Syngenta and Governmental compliance guidelines.
Effectively use Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint to organize disease assays and data. Prepare project summary and maintain pathology related records.
Help to keep the lab clean and well organized.


0-1 years

Prior direct or relevant experience preferred. Must complete pre-screening requirements.

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