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Actalent Lab Technician in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Title: Lab Technician


  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology or related field.


  • Monday-Friday 7am-3pm $20/hr

Job Description

As a Lab Technician, you will perform all in-house testing for our Pharma division and record the results in the ERP system. You will monitor raw material and packaging component receipts, perform required tests, and release in the ERP system. Your responsibilities will also include preparing samples for outside labs, creating reagents, and maintaining lab equipment. You will also be responsible for calibrating lab equipment and monitoring lab supplies. You will effectively communicate with production and other lab personnel about in-process quality results and conduct regular lab inspections. Drafting, reviewing, and revising SOPs and worksheets, training lab and production personnel on lab procedures, and liaising with outside labs, customers, and suppliers will also be part of your job. You will also be expected to execute other responsibilities and projects as required.

About Actalent

Actalent is a global leader in engineering and sciences services and talent solutions. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts who drive scale, innovation and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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