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Req Id:  8834

Quality Control - 2nd Shift Laboratory Technician

Milkco is seeking a 2nd Shift Laboratory Technician to work in our Quality Control Department. The Lab Technician is responsible for quality & safety testing of all products during and after production, as well as maintaining lab equipment to the highest standards. They must be able to follow precise laboratory practices and procedures while working independently. The hours for this position are 11:00 AM to 7:30 PM Monday through Friday with 1 Saturday per month.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Previous laboratory experience
  • Biology, Microbiology, or Chemistry background
  • Minimum 1+ year professional experience or advanced college level coursework
  • Food or beverage quality control experience preferred


Milkco, Inc. is a Fluid Milk Plant. We process, bottle, and ship fluid milk, juice, tea, and eggnog. Established in 1982 with 50 employees, the plant has grown to 250+. Our employees enjoy steady, stable work without the risk of layoffs. We have many career opportunities available. If you are looking for a position where you can learn, grow, and advance, then we are the company for you.


Compensation Information:

  • Automatic 60-Day Pay Review
  • Automatic Annual Pay Review
  • Shift Differentials


Employment Requirements:

  • Must pass a Pre-Employment Drug Screening and Physical (provided by Milkco).
  • Will conduct a Criminal Background Check.
  • Must pass an E-Verify Screening.


Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to stand a minimum of 7 ½ hours per day.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 25lbs.



  • Will train the right person.
  • Prefer that applicants have a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Must want to work and have excellent attendance.
  • Need to be cooperative and able to get along with a lot of people.
  • Must be a team player with the ability to contribute in a team atmosphere



  • Profit Sharing
  • PTO (starts earning from Day 1)
  • 401(k) with company match after 90 days
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance

Nearest Major Market: Asheville