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LISTING: Microbiology Technician, Ottawa, IL temp-to-hire full time

Our client, a personal care products firm based in Ottawa IL (85 miles SW of downtown Chicago) has an immediate need for a Microbiologist Technician.   Hours are M-F 7am to 3:00pm.  Must be OK with working overtime if required (5-6 hours per week).


  • Prepares sample for processing
  • Maintains documentation of process to facilitate analysis procedures.
  • Read plates and tubes & record result findings
  • Pipette sample solution into tubes or plates
  • Write identification onto plates
  • Prepare samples for analysis by recording, weighing, and blending.
  • Collect plates and place them in the incubator.
  • Prepare media and broth
  • Sterilize materials and autoclave plates.
  • Perform pH, and other analysis tests
  • Ensure media and materials are prepared for the next testing sequence



  • Must be committed & flexible with work schedule
  • Must be a team player and have basic knowledge of microbiology
  • Bachelor of Science degree is strongly preferred
  • Good physical dexterity


This is an immediate need.  This position pays a competitive salary and full benefits package that includes health, dental & vision insurance, 401K and paid time off.  This job is ideal for someone who is dependable, adaptable/flexible and detailed oriented and can thrive in a fast pace environment.

If you, or anyone you know, is interested, qualified and available please send your resume to us for immediate consideration.

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