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Laboratory Technician
Ref No.: 18-03386
Location: Johnston, Iowa
Position Type:Contract
Job Category:Research & Dev
Benefits:Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
On-Board Services is assisting one of the largest Chemical Manaufacturing companies with a search for Laboratory Technicicans. (Must Have experience in the synthesis of polymers or organic compounds in an industrial laboratory environment,)

To apply please email resumes to Leslie at, with reference code #18-03386. We will contact you immediately if you are selected to move forward.

Purpose of Position
The Laboratory Tech will support Seeds Regulatory Science (SRS) by processing plant material for subsequent tissue analysis, providing labor for in-house tissue production and testing, seed distribution, and assisting with study resources distribution. May assist SRS analytical teams as needed. 

PositionLabortory Techincians
Duration: 12 Month Assignment
Client Location: Fortune 500 Client in Johnston, IA 50131​

Work Schedule: 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Friday
Pay Rate: $14.94 /per hour
Benefits: ACA Compliant Medical Insurance
Screenings: Candidates cannot begin an assignment without successful drug and background clearances

  • Has primary responsibility for the requested weighing of samples
  • Utilizes the RegLIMS software system to track samples and the REALM software system to track equipment use
  • Ensures the work areas are maintained according to all safety policies
  • Performs duties in accordance to Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Best Practices, and Protocols as to protect the quality and integrity of samples, seed, and raw data
  • Work is performed in large walk-in freezers
  • Must have ability to work in the cold and handle the temperature changes from hot to cold, regular repetitive motions with arms/hands while sitting
  • Must be able to lift up to 65lb boxes from floor or ankle height to waist level at times 

1) Operates various lab equipment to freeze dry, grind, and weigh various tissues.
2) Often works in cold storage to retrieve, store, and organize tissue samples.
3) Maintains a clean, safe facility.
4) Utilizes various software systems to collect data on sample processing and track sample inventory, equipment usage, and equipment maintenance.
5) Follows applicable compliance regulations, most importantly company safety policies.
6) Good attention to detail
7) basic computer skills 

Again, to apply please email resumes to Leslie at, with reference code #18-03386. 

The On-Board Family of Companies conducts operations through its Corporate Headquarters located in East Windsor, New Jersey along with Regional Offices in New Castle, Delaware, and Raleigh, North Carolina. 

On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.