CTG Lab Technician - Plant Pathology in Chesterfield, Missouri
Lab Technician - Plant Pathology
Chesterfield, Missouri, United States
Feb 11, 2021Post Date
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We are actively seeking a Lab Technician for our client, a global Crop Science and Biotech company located in Chesterfield, VA
Job Type: Contract
Location: Chesterfield, MO
Job Title: Lab Technician - Plant Pathology
Day to Day Responsibilities:
As a Lab Technician you will be expected to work in clean laboratory environments, primarily with plant pathogens and occasionally with soil or plants. Familiarity with culturing fungi and bacteria in vitro required.
Duties include but are not limited to the inventory and processing of samples, culturing pathogens, using molecular methods and microscopy for diagnostics, operating and troubleshooting of equipment, and preparing media.
Required Experience and Skills:
Must be experienced in sterile technique, be comfortable working in growth chambers, and follow all procedures and SOPs.
Previous course work and/or lab experience in plant pathology desired but not necessary.
Knowledge of molecular lab methods/technique preferred but not required. Proficiency with standard computer programs required.
Candidate must have excellent organizational skills and work ethic, be detail-oriented, work in a fast-paced environment, and work both independently and on a team.
Demonstration of self-motivation, flexibility, and reliability is required.
Candidate will regularly work in environments that are either dusty, warm, or required to remain clean.
Must be able to lift at least 40 pounds.
No third party resumes will be accepted
Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted
CTG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
Candidates must currently reside in USA
Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. without restrictions
CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer
CTG is an E-Verify Company
All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)
CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) has developed a reputation for responsiveness and reliability - traits that our clients say set us apart - since our founding in 1966. As one team, we create and deliver information and technology solutions that make our clients more successful and cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people. Our vision is to be an indispensable partner to our clients and the preferred career destination for information and technology experts. CTG has operations in North America, South America, Western Europe, and India and regularly posts news and other important information online at www.ctg.com.
Our culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.
CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.
Job Function: Laboratory
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Work Remote: No