Perdue Farms, Inc. LAB TECH 3 in Salisbury, Maryland

Requisition Number: 175596

Job Title: LAB TECH 3

City: Salisbury

State: MD


Description/Job Summary

Perdue AgriBusiness, LLC has an immediate opening for a Laboratory Technician for our Oil Refinery Lab in Salisbury, MD. This position is responsible for performing quality control analysis of crude and refined oil products and to document analytical

results. This position is a 12 hour DAY & Night shift rotation. This position reports to the Oil Refinery Lab Supervisor.

Please note – Applications can be completed online or on-site at Perdue AgriBusiness or by calling 410-341-2559 to schedule an appointment.


  • Learn specialized quality control test to include but not limited to solid fat index, spectrometry and chromatography.

  • Perform quality control analyses in accordance with plant or customer specifications.

  • Learn to calibrate and perform simple maintenance on laboratory instruments.

  • Perform all work in accordance with local, state and federal regulations and Company policies.

  • Collect, log and file oil samples for quality control checks.

Required Education

  • High School Graduate or GED

Preferred Education

  • 2 years of college in a science program (preferred)

Required Qualifications

  • Preferred educational requirement or 2-4 years of applicable lab experience required.

  • Strong math, analytical and communication skills;

  • Strong knowledge of standard computer software,

  • Strong knowledge of Chemistry and quality control processes is preferred.


Perdue family of companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.