About Phibro Animal Health Corporation

Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded organization with a rich history spanning nearly 100 years of service. The Company is a global manufacturer of medicated feed additives, feed ingredients, advanced nutrition solutions, vaccines and specialty chemicals for various industrial markets. Phibro’s revenues are in excess of $820 million, and are supported by over 1500 employees worldwide.


The Lab Technician is an integral part of our Laboratory Services team based out of our US - Quincy, IL - South Plant site.


Position Details

Under general supervision, performs chemical and physical analysis of inorganic minerals, blends of minerals, animal feed and any other sample types in support of Phibro Animal Health manufacturing facilities and Universal Testing. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain, follow, and monitor safety policies as recorded in the Chemical Hygiene Plan.
  • Perform laboratory tests according to appropriate procedures, work instructions, or internal manufacturing specifications.
  • Engage in light physical labor and work with hazardous chemicals which will require the use of necessary personal protective equipment
  • Utilize the laboratory data systems to maintain records necessary to support analytical results
  • Generate spreadsheets, worksheets, and other statistical data for analysis
  • Maintain samples, records, and files as outlined in procedures
  • Monitor laboratory supplies for replacement or replenishment
  • Monitor laboratory and test equipment for condition and calibration, and assists with repair or replacement
  • Participate in special projects as assigned by the Laboratory Supervisor or Laboratory Manager

Education and Additional Requirements

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in related field.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word, and a working knowledge of various computer software programs
  • Experience with ICP-OES, ICP-MS, FTIR, LC-MS, UV-VIS preferred.
  • Well organized and possess the ability to perform multiple tasks and prioritize workload
  • Ability to effectively interact with internal and external personnel
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member


Phibro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Business Unit: Animal Health & Mineral Nutrition   
Division: Animal Health & Nutrition 
Department: Laboratory Services 
Location: US - Quincy, IL - South Plant 
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (Standard Work hours) 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00