IDEXX is seeking a Scientist to join the Water Product Support Team. IDEXX Water provides our customers tests that ensures safe drinking water to more than 2.5 billion people worldwide. This position will support the IDEXX Water line of business in responding to product testing needs, customer concerns, product improvements, and other activities. The ideal candidate will have experience in a microbiology laboratory setting.
What you can expect in this role:
You will prepare materials, perform experiments, gathers data, carry out analysis and reach conclusions. You may also be expected to design experiments.
You will be expected to document your experiments and other lab or production activities. Prepare reports and summaries and present results and conclusions to a technical audience.
You will participate on and may manage teams, planning, and organizing team activities.
You will collaborate and communicate with colleagues and others in related areas to provide work support, exchange information and ensure efficient processes.
You will be expected to maintain knowledge of products (IDEXX and other standards) and procedures, developments in the water microbiology field and industry.
You will be working with various teams within IDEXX, including, but limited to: Technical Support, Operations, Quality Assurance, and Research & Development
You will work closely with the Water Quality Control team in supporting needs of the business in an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory.
What you will need to succeed:
You have a Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
You have experience working in a Microbiological laboratory.
You possess strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills along with organizational skills and the ability to plan work.
Demonstrated the ability to work independently and cooperatively as part of a team.
To be able to take initiative and be accountable; focus on task at hand while being adaptable to changing situations, priorities, and tasks.
We’re proud of the work we do, because our work matters. An innovation leader in every industry we serve, we follow our Purpose and Guiding Principles to help pet owners worldwide keep their companion animals healthy and happy, to ensure safe drinking water for billions, and to help farmers protect livestock and poultry from diseases. We have customers in over 175 countries and a global workforce of over 10,000 talented people.
So, what does that mean for you? We enrich the livelihoods of our employees with a positive and respectful work culture that embraces challenges and encourages learning and discovery. At IDEXX, you will be supported by competitive compensation, incentives, and benefits while enjoying purposeful work that drives improvement.
Let’s pursue what matters together.
IDEXX values a diverse workforce and workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBT individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.
IDEXX is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws.