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QC Lab Technician

  • Location: Portage, Wisconsin
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #3791

Are you a QC Lab Tech looking to quickly grow your career and pay with a science-based, sustainability-focused company? We have the perfect opportunity for you!

We're looking for an individual that loves chemistry and wants to be part of a close-knit team to join as a QC Lab Technician in the cutting edge manufacturing facility just north of Madison. If you have an AS or BS in chemistry, biology or a related science field and approximately 2+ years in Quality Control within a manufacturing environment, this could be the next step you're looking for in your career! Recent graduates or those without direct industry experience are also encouraged to apply.
This position is based onsite in Portage, WI and will be Monday-Friday and anticipated to be 3:30pm – 11:30pm. This role has a base hourly pay of approximately $21.98 – $24.00 per hour, dependent upon experience. There is an opportunity to quickly earn additional compensation and promotions (many advance in both role and pay within just 6 months)!

What You'll Do:

This role is responsible for high quality and efficient Quality Control analytical testing and material release. The QC Lab Tech is qualified to analyze and release all raw materials used, and finished products manufactured, which includes:

  • Aseptically collect samples to support environmental monitoring and analytical and microbiological testing of raw materials and finished products.
  • Perform routine analytical testing of raw materials, in-process batches, and finished products according to written test methods and procedures. Effectively prioritize samples based on importance and time to completion.
  • Record analytical test results as work is performed and keep documentation as required following GDP and cGMP requirements.
  • Place non-conforming or out-of-specification materials on hold and start the investigation process.
  • Review cGMP records and documentation (e.g., raw material certificates of analysis) and verify the work of other QC laboratory staff to ensure compliance with cGMP and client requirements.
  • Perform and document routine instrument verification and calibration according to schedule. Remove instrumentation from service when calibration or verification is unsuccessful and conduct routine instrument maintenance per SOP allowing instrument to be returned to service.
  • Conduct non-routine analytical testing and analysis as directed by the Laboratory Supervisor in support of development projects, new products, method troubleshooting, or as part of out-of-specification or manufacturing investigations.
  • Embrace continuous improvement by identifying and proposing ways to enhance laboratory operations, sample analysis, and material release processes.
  • Laboratory equipment properly operated, maintained, and calibrated.
  • Adherence to chemical hygiene plan, including use of proper PPE (gloves, safety glasses, lab coats) at all times.


What You'll Bring:

  • An AS or BS in Chemistry, Biology, or related science field.
  • Approximately 1+ year experience in Quality Control, preferably in a manufacturing environment; willing to train great candidates!
  • The fundamental laboratory skills (weighing, pipetting, dilution, quantitative transfer, etc.) needed to successfully complete all laboratory tasks.
  • The ability to apply mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, probability, and algebra to laboratory calculations.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access) software applications and the ability to learn and apply more advanced software tools as needed.
  • Possesses the integrity to present unpleasant data and information in an appropriate and helpful manner.


Apply Now and move your career forward with an exciting and highly respected science-focused leader!
Questions? Contact Andie Veach directly at

Carex is a Certified Minority-Owned & Woman-Owned Business. Carex Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.


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