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Actalent Laboratory Assistant in Lynn, Massachusetts

See below for an exciting entry level Lab Assistant role working at a top food and beverage company ! APPLY TO LEARN MORE!


  • To collect, process, analyze and document results as required.

  • Analyze food samples (raw & finished products).

  • Gluten Free testing, Allergen testing, microbiological testing (rapid methods), pH, salt, Brix, Hunter Lab color)

  • Maintain the Environmental monitoring program to support verification and validation of cleaning and sanitizing procedures.

  • Trend micro data (KPI’s) on Environmental Sanitation program to track progress and elevate any out of spec results. Ensure effectiveness and continuous improvements.

  • Accurately record observations, data and interpret results.

  • Communicate all non-conformances or out of specification results using established standards, perform follow ups as necessary to completion.

  • Special projects to support continuous improvement activities as assigned such as sensory testing and panel coordination and data collection.

  • Maintain and ensure Good Laboratory Practices.

  • Calibrations, Database maintenance, clear and up to date scientific test protocols

  • Interact and communicate with Outside laboratory and customer generated outside testing programs

  • Support Prerequisite Programs, HACCP and HARPC (Preventive Controls), GMPs, SSOPs, GFSI, USDA, and FDA guidelines.

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • Requires 1-3 years of experience

  • Basic data entry, simple formatting of documents and creates basic templates: Excel, Word, Internet

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.