Sample Management Technician

Grand Prairie - Texas (TX), 75050

Analytical Food Laboratories

Estimated salary $12 an hour

Job Description:

Sample Management Login tech $12 (work schedule requires flexibility)

AFL - Analytical Food Laboratories, INC. Grand Prairie, Texas, United States

Analytical Food Laboratories (AFL) is an independent, commercial, food testing laboratory dedicated to food safety and committed to quality challenges throughout the supply chain. We perform microbiological and chemistry analyses on environmental, raw material, and finished product samples submitted by food companies industry wide.

General Function:

Interface with clients and vendors, providing outstanding customer service and ensuring that all samples are received, properly labeled, documented, tracked, and routed throughout the laboratory in a timely manner

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive and log incoming samples from couriers and various delivery means
  • Review sample(s) and any attached documentation and enter information into LIMS
  • Contact client, when necessary, to obtain/clarify missing or unclear information
  • Store sample(s) in appropriate conditions and dispose after allotted time frame
  • Prepare samples to be shipped out to other testing facilities when necessary
  • Assist clients with submittal of samples to laboratory
  • Assist in preparation and analysis of samples, including grinding/blending and weighing samples according to specifications of method
  • Perform routine cleaning/sanitizing/disinfecting throughout the laboratory
  • Preforming opening/closing of the department in accordance with Quality Management system
  • Perform additional duties as required

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or GED.

Strong knowledge of

Outlook, Excel, Word, Adobe as well as navigating software. Organizational skills and the ability to “think on your feet”. The desire to be a productive team member who exhibits “until the job is done” is essential.

** This position also requires working holidays and weekends. Please submit your resume if interested. No phone calls or agencies please.**

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $12.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance


  • 8 Hour Shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees must wear a mask and have their temperatures taken upon arrival.


  • Grand Prairie, TX 75050 (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Company's website:


Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No

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