Lab Technician in Akron, NY
Perry's Ice Cream Posted: 2023-02-15
Akron, NY 14001
[3rd Shift / 10pm to 6:30am / Sunday to Thursday]
As a core member of our Quality Assurance team, you will be expected to:
Perform, determine, apply and test procedures or processes of standard and non-standard tests.
Use methods and concepts of chemistry/microbiology to test, analyze & locate operational / customer concerns and recommend corrective action.
Participate in plant inspection programs.
Support the production of safe, high quality products and team member safety.
As your employer, Perry’s will help you to achieve all of the above goals through feedback, education, and continuous professional development.
What We’re Looking For:
AAS degree in chemistry, biology ,or related field OR a minimum of 2 years’ experience in food lab or healthcare lab
Perform basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers and fractions
Able to lift 50 lbs.
Perform basic measurements using scales, liquid measures
Able to taste and handle dairy products and other ingredients that may contain allergens
Basic computer proficiency including data entry into Word & Excel
Availability to work a variable schedule on occasion to cover other team member time off.
Able to handle chemicals and exposure to environmental allergens
Must have a completed HS diploma, GED or HS equivalent
NYS Ag & Markets Dairy license
Must be willing to be trained in the importance of Critical Control Points (CCP’s) and upon completion of the training, demonstrate knowledge of the Critical Control (CCP’s)
Basic science/lab skills
Willing to lead by example the Perry’s safety culture
Commitment to living Perry’s “values” required
Strong communication skills
Able to work independently and as part of a Team
Accuracy, close attention to details.
Willing to inform TM’s of non-conforming events and help determine corrective action
Availability to work a variable schedule on occasion to cover other team member time off
Other duties or tasks as assigned by Supervisor.
Working with and talking about ice cream… how cool is that?
Behind every bite of Cookie Dough and every scoop of Panda Paws is a passionate team bringing hard work and creative ideas to the table. For over 100 years, Perry’s Ice Cream has been bringing people together to celebrate life’s moments, and you can be a part of this magic.
If you enjoy ice cream and collaborating with others, Perry’s is the place for you! We provide a rewarding supportive environment, and are looking for enthusiastic, talented individuals to join our growing team! Plus, you get to be around ice cream. Who could ask for anything more?
In addition to the general perks of getting work with ice cream and a fantastic team all day, Perry’s also offers:
Health Insurance & Wellness Programs
Employer Paid Dental Plans
401K with Employer Matching
Paid Family Leave
Employer Paid Life Insurance
Tuition Assistance & Opportunities for Continuous Learning & Promotion
Perry's Ice Cream is an Equal Opportunity Employer and drug free facility.
Base Pay Rate: $22.07 / hour - $24.50 / hour
Shift Differential: $0.50 / hour
Perry's Ice Cream is an Equal Opportunity Employer and drug free facility