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APEX SYSTEMS INC Lab Technician - 1096355 in SLATER, Iowa

DescriptionApex Systems has an opportunity for a Lab Technician role 20 miles North of Des Moines, IA. This is a contract position (with high probability of extension).Position: Lab TechnicianLocation: Slater, IARate: $15/hrLab TechnicianResponsibilities:Seed and leaf samples are prepared for DNA extraction.Grinding seed in a processor and scooping flour into lab plates.Transferring samples in preparation for further DNA testing.They will also be taught health, safety, and environmental practices as well as stewardship and regulatory requirements.RequirementsAssociates in Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, or similar life science discipline preferredAbility to clean and organizeDetail orientedEEO EmployerApex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.iVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran and Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.