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Actalent Microbiology Lab Technician in Des Moines, Iowa


Enter the sample data into eLIMS system in a timely and accurate manner. Complete laboratory testing on all incoming samples in an accurate, efficient and timely manner; ensure sample turnaround time goals are met or exceeded. Keeping work area clean, sanitized, and tidy Homogenizing and aseptically splitting sample into bags Enriching samples with media Incubating samples using LIMS system Checking samples into retain using storage management Identify non-conformances and out-of specifications samples Performs other duties as assigned


Biology, Laboratory, Microbiology, media, aseptic technique, plating, sterile technique

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Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Looking for candidates that have an AAS or BA degree in Microbiology, food sciences, chemistry, Biology, biochemistry or a related field. Comfortable in a fast-paced, lab environment. Able to work independently. Strong ability to multitask and prioritize responsibilities.

Experience Level:

Entry Level

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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