Pilot Plant Technician

Plymouth, MN
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Pilot Plant Technician
Plymouth, MN
The Pilot Plant Technician responsible for conducting piloting trials in a food grade laboratory, routine analysis, reporting and communicating results. In addition, the Pilot Plant Technician will be responsible for maintaining pilot plant equipment, and ensuring EHS and Food safety compliance.
Pilot Plant Technician responsibilities: 
  • Provide support to research scientists in the completion of research projects or activities
  • Conduct pilot trials, routine experiments, organizing and communicating results; may provide routine analysis as needed
  • Setup and operation of lab and/or pilot scale fermentations
  • Maintain pilot/laboratory equipment
  • Ensure corporate EHS and Food Safety compliance
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Pilot Plant Technician qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science degree in , Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, Food Science or related Science field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, teamwork, collaboration, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety in the job environment
  • Ability to work effectively and cooperatively in a team environment
  • Ability to execute designed experiments as well as troubleshoot and make corrections during experimentation
  • Microsoft Office suite
  • Hands-on experience in microbiology sampling, sterile technique and/or fermentation principles and operation
  • Experience with downstream purification technologies, such as chromatography, separations (e.g., centrifugation, filtration, membrane separation), crystallization and evaporation


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