MS State Seeks Meat Laboratory Associate

Posted on November 7, 2022
MS State Seeks Meat Laboratory Associate
Position Title:

Meat Laboratory Associate


Position Summary:
The Department of Animal and Dairy Sciences is currently seeking a Meat Laboratory Associate to assist in the research management and production operations of the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station (MAFES) Meat Science and Muscle Biology Laboratory. The Meat Science and Muscle Biology Laboratory is a 15,000 sq. Ft. state-of-art processing facility.

The responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  1. Harvest, fabrication, processing, distribution and retailing of meat products.
  2. Assist with research projects, extension programs, and teaching activities.
  3. Fulfill USDA (FSIS) inspection, HACCP, and SSOP requirements.
  4. Assist in the training and supervision of undergraduate and graduate students.
  5. Maintain a safe and clean facility.
  6. Operation and maintenance of specialized equipment.



 Qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent or six months to one year of experience in meat science processing.  


Application Procedure:

All applicants MUST complete the online application located at to be considered for this position. Applicants should apply online at Attach to the online application cover letter, resume, and college transcripts.

Mississippi State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer