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Part Time Lab Tech - Velva, ND

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Job Title: Part Time Lab Tech - Velva, ND
Location: Velva, ND, Mid-West United States, USA
Company: Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Commodities and Trading
Career Type: Technician
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at
Lab Technician - Velva, ND
This is a part time, non-exempt level position.
Position Summary:
· Collecting and distribution of samples
· Physical testing of production samples
· Daily calibration of standard lab instruments
· Recording and interpreting test results
· Verifying sufficient inventory of testing supplies
· Maintaining the cleanliness of the laboratory environment
· Maintains samples of tested product in order to confirm test results when necessary
· Performs light maintenance and calibration on all ADM laboratory equipment.
· Maintains on-going records of the results of all testing procedures and inputs such data into computer on a daily basis
· Maintains adequate supplies used for testing procedures and notifies the supervisor of the need to re-order such supplies
· Continually compares test results with standards as required to insure that all products are within specification
Internal Job Description - Continued

Job Requirements:
  • Understands most production processes required in the production of canola meal/pellets, oil and biodiesel and how it would relate to analysis being performed
  • Maintains a neat and clean working area at all times, washing equipment as required and placing equipment in the proper storage areas
  • Maintains an effective working relationship with fellow employees
  • Performs duties in a safe manner, utilizing all approved safety equipment and successfully completes all safety certification requirements
  • Maintains awareness and adheres to all FDA, GMP, BATF, EPA, OSHA and employer standards and guidelines
  • Handles various chemicals in assorted containers in the manner outlined in the manufacturer's chemical Safety Data Sheet
  • Informs supervisor immediately of any hazards, unsafe equipment and/or acts
  • Additionally reports immediately any accidents, injuries and near misses to supervisor
  • Recommends solutions to correct deficiencies or improve work and operational practices
  • Participates actively in training
  • Reports to work in a condition to be able to perform all duties
  • Practices proper personal hygiene
  • Familiarizes themselves with the hazards in their work area and how to protect themselves
  • Understands that accidents are preventable and that safety is everyone's responsibility
  • Commitment to ADM's goal of achieving a zero injury culture; understand and follow company safety procedures
  • Exhibit regular and prompt attendance
Physical Requirements:
  • Prolonged periods of standing and sitting
  • Working in confined spaces and from heights, bending, kneeling, climbing stairs and ladders
  • Working in a variety of conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc.), lift up to 30 lbs. unassisted
  • Candidates must have knowledge of basic math and chemistry and basic computer skills
  • Willing to work alternating shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.

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Job Post Date: 02/21/19
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