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Orchid Laboratory Associate


Position: Orchid Laboratory Associate

Industry: Laboratory and Production

Job Type: Temp to Hire

Location: Portage, MI 49002

Pay Rate: $11.00/hr- piece rate offering $2+/hr upon completion of training

Available Shifts:

1st Shift: Monday-Friday, 6:30am- 3:00pm

Job Description:

Snelling Staffing Services is currently seeking an Orchid Laboratory Associate in Kalamazoo, MI. For the Orchid Laboratory Associate position, the company is seeking candidates that have great manual dexterity, keen attention to detail, and who are willing to contribute to the unique culture of the company!

Manufacturing Assembler Job duties include:

  • Use of proper techniques to handle and manipulate plants with the instruments, including curved and straight forceps and scalpels.
  • Adherence to the company's standard work processes and procedures.
  • Compliance with the company's sterile work environment requirements and hygiene practices.
  • Achieve production rate requirements based on training and length of service.
  • Enter all required work order data into production control and lot traceability system.
  • Complete work orders as assigned in compliance with standard work procedures.

Manufacturing Assembler Requirements:

  • Manual dexterity and fine motor skills- ability to work with long handled forceps and scalpel.
  • Keen eye- ability to detect unique characteristics of plants.
  • Strict process control- ability to follow standard work procedures and specifics movement.

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume to Kelsey Tokarski at for immediate consideration or call Snelling at (269)324-2715. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.
Keywords: Laboratory, production


Kalamazoo, Michigan 49048




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