Careers


ELISA Laboratory Assistant (Part Time - Fall 2017)

Genetics Laboratory

  • Prepare seed samples for transgenic and genetic testing. Samples will undergo ELISA (Enzyme Linked Immunosorbant Assay) and electrophoresis testing.
  • Prepare solutions for ELISA and electrophoresis testing.
  • Process ELISA plates for washing and evaluation.
  • Lab maintenance such as cleaning, resupplying consumables, etc.
  • Equipment used may include multi channel pipettes, 96 well plate washer, microplate reader.
  • Manage and work with other employees to complete tasks in accurate and efficient manner.
  • Work in a quality system with standard operating procedures and quality records.

High-school level or college-level individuals with interest in Agriculture or Biology preferred. Pipetting skills are preferred.

Work Status

20-40 hrs / week, Flexible work times between 7am and 6pm.

Reporting

ELISA / Electrophoresis Manager or Kalyn Brix

How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for a September 2017 start date. Interested individuals should submit an application to Kalyn Brix that can be found below.

ELISA Lab Assistant Position Description
Job Application (Part-Time)


Germination Laboratory Technician (Part Time - Fall 2017)

Germination, Corn Sizing, Planting Line and General Laboratory Duties

  • Work within a team of 8 people to size, treat and package seed corn samples.
  • Plant corn and soybean germination tests within a team of 15 people.
  • Cover seed tests with sand, prepare media and general lab cleanup/maintenance.
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for testing.
  • Manage and work with other employees to complete tasks in accurate and efficient manner.
  • Assist as time permits with other evaluations and laboratory needs.

Quality System

  • Follow, create and review SOPs for SoDak Labs.
  • Training on quality system will be included for each position.

Required Skills / Experience

  • Ability to perform common laboratory procedures of processing samples and performing standard laboratory techniques in preparing, handling and evaluating protein testing procedures.
  • High School diploma required.
  • Agriculture or Biology interest is preferred.
  • Must be able to utilize multi channel pipette, balances and calculate laboratory equations.
  • Ability to multitask, excellent organizational skills.

Work Status

10-20 hrs / week, Flexible work times between 7am and 6pm.

Reporting

Germination Manager or Tim Gutormson

How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for a September 2017 start date. Interested individuals should submit an application to Kalyn Brix that can be found below.

Germination Lab Technician Position Description
Job Application (Part-Time)


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