Posting ID: 7374464
The lab techs receive prepared racks from specimen processers, remove the sample cap from the tube, and prepares the tube by placing it on a liquid handling robot. The robot scans in the patient information for tracking and adds a reagent to extract the RNA from the sample. They will also be preparing the 96 well plates from the liquid handler for the final testing process to be performed by the qPCR group. They need a completed bachelor's degree and some basic wet lab experience (can be from college). Familiarity with lab automation is a plus.
Laboratory technicians assist with the receiving, labeling, testing and analyzing of samples in a sterile environment. They assist in the design and execution of laboratory testing according standard procedures, as well as maintain accurate computer records of the process and results. They will be working with human samples that are potentially pathogenic and must follow all safety guidelines.
Lab Technician responsibilities include:
* Receiving, labeling and analyzing samples
* Designing and executing laboratory testing according standard procedures
* Conducting experiments under defined conditions to verify/reject various types of hypotheses using refined scientific methods
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Recruiter: Jason Krych