Media Technician (1st Shift)
Food Safety Net Services
 Greeley, CO


Produce and organize supplies essential to conduct analytical and microbiological testing of food products, ingredients, and environmental samples. Prepare and sterilize media and reagents for the analytical testing of environmental, food and consumer product samples.



  • Prepare and maintain bacteriological media and chemical solutions
  • Safely operate an autoclave to sterilize media, reagents and supplies
  • Ensure proper labeling, handling, storage, use, and disposal of media, reagents and solutions
  • Properly operate laboratory equipment to dispense, pump and measure media and solutions
  • Maintain an accurate inventory of prepared media
  • Work closely with other departments to prepare required media
  • Follow assigned series of processes, procedures or techniques in accordance with FSNS policies/procedures, customer requirements, and follow media operations manual
  • Maintain laboratory condition, to include equipment, supplies, quality assurance programs, and accurate records throughout all procedures
  • Perform all activities in a neat, safe, hygienic, and efficient manner
  • Share information in an open and timely manner
  • Assisting with managing priorities and schedule such that individual goals as well as team goals are achieved with encouraged participation in the Food Safety Net Services Team
  • Responsible for the safety of oneself and others working within their area
  • Responsible for the completion of required training



  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities