BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Lab Technician opportunity in Dayton, OH 45414
Role: Lab Technician
Location: Dayton, OH 45414
Expected Duration: 3+ Months,to be extended up to 1 year based on performance
Start date: ASAP
B.S. or M.Sc. in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Food Sciences with at least 2 years of lab/industrial experience. Conducting lab work and maintaining detailed records of all findings.Some familiarity with testing food samples.Working with Lab equipment such as (HPLC, GC, UV, Protein analysis, and/or Ion Chromatography).Should be detail oriented.
* As priorities can shift on a daily basis, flexibility in terms of daily work assignments is crucial.
Highly requested: chemistry/food science major with minimum 2 years of lab/pilot experience
1-2 years of lab/industrial experience.
Some experience in HPLC analysis and nitrogen elemental analysis
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
* Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
o Experimental execution, sample analysis via wet chemistry and instrumentation (HPLC, rheology, moisture determination, etc) based techniques, and data documentation.
o Routine lab duties (cleaning)
o Larger scale work with prototyping/piloting equipment in a potentially physically demanding environment
o Training and participation in safety and food safety programs.
Perform protein and carbohydrate analysis using wet chemistry techniques and HPLC or ICP instrumentation.
Solutions will have to be prepared; samples will be weighed out and treated with enzymes. The samples will be filtered and evaporated. The solids will be analyzed for ash and protein and the solubles will be analyzed by HPLC.
Glassware will need to be cleaned. The dietary fiber analysis takes about 4 days to complete a set of samples.
BCforward began as an IT business solution and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over the years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.
We must inform you that during the hiring process, we may ask for you to disclose and provide us with various categories of your personal information, including identifiers such as your name and address, professional information, commercial information, education information, and other related information. Please note that we will only use this information to facilitate and complete the recruiting process. This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing to cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.
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