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Orchid Laboratory Associate


Snelling Staffing Services is currently seeking a Orchid Laboratory Associate in Kalamazoo, MI. For the Orchid Laboratory Associate position, the company is seeking candidates that have great manual dexterity, keen attention to detail, and who are willing to contribute to the unique culture of the company!

Shift: 1st and 2nd shift available. PT Hours available on 2nd Shift 

Pay: $11.00/hr, plus a production piece rate offered after completion of training.

Responsibilities of the Orchid Laboratory Associate:

  • Use of proper techniques to handle and manipulate plants with the instruments, including curved and straight forceps and scalpels.
  • Adherence to the company's standard work processes and procedures.
  • Compliance with the company's sterile work environment requirements and hygiene practices.
  • Achieve production rate requirements based on training and length of service.
  • Enter all required work order data into production control and lot traceability system.
  • Complete work orders as assigned in compliance with standard work procedures.

Requirements of the Orchid Laboratory Associate:

  • Manual dexterity and fine motor skills- ability to work with long handled forceps and scalpel.
  • Keen eye- ability to detect unique characteristics of plants.
  • Strict process control- ability to follow standard work procedures and specifics movement patterns.

Interested and qualified candidates for the Orchid Laboratory Associate opening should submit their resume for immediate consideration Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible and qualified applicants will be contacted to set up an interview.

If you have questions, please call Jill Wesolowski at (269)324-2715.


Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048




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