Fermentation Operator
Full-Time Fermentation Operator at CJ Bio America
Available Openings: 2
Apply By: June 3, 2023
Industry: Culture
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: 21.18
Education Level: High School


- Prepare tanks; - Monitor and operate a control panel to maintain tanks in order to ensure operation is within normal parameter; - Collect and test samples, such as specific gravity, AN lysine concentration, pH, optical density, pack cell volume, etc., to ensure level of quality; - Monitor test results and make appropriate production adjustments - Maintain a clean lab; - Update records such as batch graphs; - Perform other duties as assigned - This position works rotating 12 hour shifts, which includes days, nights, weekends, holidays and overtime. - This position works in a manufacturing environment - Exposure to high noise levels, vibrations, varying atmospheric conditions and temperatures, --- Hazardous Chemicals, High Pressure Steam; - Ability to remain in a stationary position up to 60% of shift; - Ability to walk about inside the building to access sample collection areas; - Ability to ascend/descend an extensive amount of stairs frequently; - Ability to position self to collect samples from collecting locations several times throughout shift; Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds;


- Ability to participate in a high performance team-based environment that is fast-learning and adaptive; - Ability to communicate effectively and participate in a continuous improvement culture, including utilizing problem solving skills; - Willing to cross-train into other areas; ensure conformance to standard work by following the process; communicate any issues to the appropriate resources in a timely manner; - Work in a safe manner; - Computer skills, i.e. Microsoft Excel, Word and the ability to learn new software applications - Critical thinking, multi-tasking and troubleshooting skills; - Attention to detail; - Analytical ability; - Knowledge of general chemistry or science is preferred Lab experience preferred Manufacturing experience preferred

CJ Bio America

Contact: Katlyn Freimuth
1946 Harvest Ave
Fort Dodge, Webster, Iowa 50501
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