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Lab Assistant (2nd shift)

Insight Recruitment Lincoln, NE

Job Description

Calling all high school grads!!  Kick start your career now by joining our team.

As a recognized leader in the Animal Health industry, we provide cutting edge products and services to producers. We are seeking a detail-oriented Lab Assistant to join our DNA extraction lab.  We provide all of the training you need to be successful in this role and we offer lots of opportunities for career advancement!

In this role, you will prepare samples and reagents for DNA extraction and isolation and provide support for Lab Technicians.  The data generated from your work will help agricultural producers around the world!  Quality is extremely important to us and our producers, as it helps them to successfully manage their herd.

Join our fun and friendly team now and enjoy a rewarding culture that is hard to find!    We offer $15/hour with opportunities for overtime, great benefits and lots of opportunities for advancement!!


  • Prepare reagents for use in the DNA extraction lab.
  • Process and prepare samples for analytical testing, following SOPs.
  • Maintain the laboratory and equipment, including but not limited to, ordering supplies, routine maintenance and calibration.
  • Work with other laboratory groups, as needed, to support special customer projects.
  • Document all laboratory work in notebooks and archive samples according to protocol.
  • Assist lab technicians in support of quality data generation.
  • Identify and provide solutions to maximize laboratory efficiency.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Associate’s degree in biology or related field (preferred)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work 4pm to 12:30am, Monday - Friday

This is a great time to join our growing company and kick start your career!  We offer opportunities for long-term growth.

Note: Our client is unable to provide visa sponsorship at any time for this permanent position.  Candidates requiring sponsorship now, or at any point in the future, will not be considered.

Job Details

Date Posted December 4, 2019
Date Closes January 3, 2020
Located In Lincoln, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $15.00
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Mon: 4 pm to 12 am
Tue: 4 pm to 12 am
Wed: 4 pm to 12 am
Thu: 4 pm to 12 am
Fri: 4 pm to 12 am
Hours 40 hours per week
SOC Category 17-3029.00 Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
Zipcode 68516
Name Shawn Mischnick
City, State and Zip Lincoln, NE 68516

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Medical

This job requires the following skills

  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Team Member

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At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental
  • Medical