Laboratory Technician in Newark, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Job Description

Lab Technician needed East Bay!


- Execute and document experiments on prototype instruments in an efficient and timely manner

- Buffer and reagent preparation, quality control, and documentation thereof

- Cleaning and periodic maintenance of the instruments

- Support productivity increases, working in off-shift mode (early morning or night)

- Follow well-documented standard operating procedures

- Collaborate well within a multidisciplinary organization

Min Qualifications

- Associates degree in an engineering or science discipline

- Hands-on experience running and troubleshooting instruments. Comfortable with executing instrument routines from shell / line commands

- Experience with standard lab practices, pipetting, nucleic acid techniques, and reagent preparation

- Detail oriented, ability to follow standard operating procedures to the point, excellent organizational, documenting, and communication skills

- Demonstrated ability to work well in a fast-paced environment. Excellent time management. Has a ‘can-do’ attitude

Preferred Qualifications

- Bachelors in a field such as biology, molecular biology, biophysics, bioengineering, chemistry or chemical engineering

- Hands-on experience with PCR, preferably with qPCR, and flow cytometry

- General understanding of Sanger and next generations sequencing


EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.