16328T | Laboratory Assistant (Permanent – entry level opportunity – start your career with a global company!)

  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Location:Ipswich Area
  • Hours: Monday to Friday (38/hr per week)
  • Start Date: ASAP

A permanent full-time role has become available with a truly innovative organisation focused on food and animal safety.  With a presence across 12 countries, this is an opportunity to join a company that offers solutions to food processing and agriculture industries.

This is an excellent entry-level opportunity if you looking to commence (or re-start) your career in a laboratory as full training will be provided.

Based in the Ipswich area, this permanent full-time role is primarily responsible for assisting laboratory technicians in the sorting and preparing of DNA extractions. Duties include;

  • Assist technicians in preparing samples for analysis using a variety of laboratory techniques and analytical instrumentation.
  • Record and maintain laboratory notebooks, archives, and sample or specimen repository
  • Assist with general laboratory tasks, including cleaning, organization and logging incoming inventory
  • Adhere to high level of compliance with data entry and sample management

To be considered for this opportunity, you should demonstrate:

  • The ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Organisational skills with a proven ability to complete your tasks in a timely manner.
  • A commitment to adhering to workplace policies and procedures.
  • A high level of attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) with a respectful and inclusive approach.
  • Accurate keyboarding skills.
  • Confidence learning and using computers (including basic skills in MS Excel and MS Word).
  • Tertiary qualification in chemistry and/or science-related field (desirable however not mandatory)

Working from state-of-the-art facilities in the Ipswich area, on-site car parking is available and an Award wage will apply for this entry-level opportunity.  Full-time hours (38 hours/week) will be rostered Monday to Friday with a preference for an earlier start.

Submit your application today or contact Melissa on 3812 2920 if you have any questions (or email melissa@topoffice.com.au).

We look forward to hearing from you!