Clinical Lab Technician


Science and Research

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Foster City

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Branch Information

Silicon Valley, CA - (USA) 2880 Zanker Road Suite 101 CA San Jose , CA 95134



Job Description

Come join our client a global leader in genomics - an industry at the intersection of biology and technology.

Job Description: Position Summary: The ideal individual must have the ability to think on their and troubleshoot issues in a fast-paced, high-throughput lab. Responsibilities: Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies Assists CLS with automated steps in the analytic testing phase for patient diagnostic testing under the direct and constant supervision of licensed CLS Participate in laboratory support work as required by the team needs and at the direction of laboratory management Assist with specimen receipt and preparation when needed Maintaining lab equipment. Following the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling, receipt and data entry into the lab information management system (LIMS) Document on batch records Handling and working with potentially hazardous materials Extract DNA from saliva samples in a BSL2 Laboratory Adhere to SOPs for all processes of the lab including but not limited to processing DNA samples through the Infinium assay Daily operation of liquid-handling robots and array scanners to meet daily and weekly production goals Carry out daily/weekly/monthly maintenance schedules to ensure that the laboratory equipment is operating properly Packaging functions that include sending saliva samples and DNA back to customer(s) Maintain lab supplies and consumables Keep lab stocked of appropriate reagents and materials Track and report all lab incidents Sample disposal Other duties as may be determined by Management Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs. Requirements: 0-1 years related experience. Experience in a high throughput laboratory environment a plus. Demonstrated math skills and ability to work independently. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Previous experience with Illumina systems a plus. All listed requirements are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities. Comments for Suppliers: MEGA Lab Position: Thursday - Monday 6:30A-3:00P