Lab Technician

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Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Eddyville, IA, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG



WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS specializes in customized bio-technical solutions, high-quality fine chemicals and superior polyvinyl acetate solid resins for gum bases.
At our Eddyville site, we are currently looking for a ​Lab Technician​ to be a part of our growing team.



Our world needs ideas! We have been developing leading solutions across the globe for over 100 years.


WACKER BIOSOLUTIONS specializes in high-quality biotech products that promote people's health. We are the global leader in Cyclodextrins.


At our Eddyville site, we are currently looking for a motivated individual to join our fast paced team as a Lab Technician.



The Lab Tech is responsible for testing finished products, in-process materials and raw materials, and maintaining lab premises and equipment to support our cyclodextrin manufacturing operations.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform analytical testing according to established methods
  • Ability to prioritize testing needs to meet demands of the facility
  • Calibrates and maintains analytical equipment according to established schedules and procedures.
  • Maintaining proper records; Data entry and communication of results in a timely manner.
  • Responsible for maintaining a secure, orderly, and clean lab environment in assigned work areas.
  • Prepares lab reagents and solutions
  • Assist in maintenance and updating lab operating procedures and work instructions as necessary.
  • Participate in programs and projects to improve Productivity, Quality, and Continuous Improvement


Qualifications Required

  • BS degree in Chemistry or Biology or four years education/experience in the sciences desired.
  • Experience with analytical equipment and aseptic techniques desired, but willing to train the right individual.




WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
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The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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