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ADM LABORATORY TECHNICIAN - Clinton, IA in Clinton, Iowa

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Laboratory Technician – Clinton, IA

This is a salaried, non-exempt position.

ADM Corn Processing is seeking a Laboratory Technician to work in the Analytical Chemistry Lab at our facility in Clinton, IA.

Job Description:

Perform routine analytical chemistry tests in an accurate and timely manner. Be responsible for conducting routine quality control (QC) testing and recordkeeping in a safe, accurate and orderly manner. Conduct various wet chemical and instrumental analyses of samples for process control and final QC inspection. Ensure the accuracy of finished product analysis.


An Associate’s degree in science or equivalent work experience is preferred.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Science background

  • Previous experience with the analytical testing

  • Familiar with GMP/GLP (Good Manufacturing/Laboratory Practices)

  • Understanding of wet chemistry techniques

  • Experience with lab instrumentation


  • The willingness and ability to work a rotating 12-hour shift including nights, weekends, holidays and on-call coverage

  • Actively participate in training efforts and safety initiatives

  • Attention to detail following procedures, proper analytical technique and computer entry

  • Good judgment in reporting errors, unusual conditions or events to supervision

  • Communicate results, problems, and priorities to supervisor and production departments in a timely manner

  • Strong computer skills including accurate data entry and the use of databases and MS Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Ability to follow complicated technical instructions

  • Ability to use mathematics

  • Flexibility in accepting change and an attitude of continuous improvement

  • Maintain proper housekeeping and cleanliness in all work areas

  • Maintain routine supplies in work area on each shift worked

Core Competencies:

  • Accountability

  • Attention to detail

  • Commitment / Dependability / Ownership

  • Composure Under Pressure / Professionalism

  • Customer Focus

  • Continuous Improvement

  • Team Focus

  • Openness in Communicating / Listening

  • Organization & Planning / Management of Priorities

  • Problem Solving / Decision Making

  • Results Orientation

Special Characteristics:

  • Must have the ability to relocate equipment and supplies

  • Must have the ability to walk long distances

  • Involves standing for long periods of time, climbing stairs and ladders

  • Lifting up to 50 lbs

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, vision, and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical/respirator questionnaire and a background check.




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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

About ADM::

At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over. Learn more at