Laboratory Technician in Gaithersburg, MD at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/10/2018
  • Job ID:
    876022

Job Description


We have a very exciting Direct Hire opportunity with an emerging company in the biochemistry industry located in Gaithersburg, Maryland as a Lab technician!  If you want to be a part of creating new ideas and developing new research, continue reading! (Protein purification, protein expression, membrane, wet chemistry, aseptic technique)

As a Lab Technician, your Main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding comprehensive R&D plans and being responsible for the implementation of such project plans, including tasks, deliverables, milestones, and timelines
  • Executing laboratory experiments in accordance with plans and standards incl. independently mix and prepare samples for analysis via various analytical techniques
  • Preparation of necessary raw materials in laboratory processes e.g. buffers, solvents, media, etc.
  • Cell culturing and fermentation and subsequently protein purification
  • Perform robust data analysis of data from lab experiments and being responsible for documentation and reporting of technical progress and results
  • Being accountable for project deliverables, and communicate status and other related information to management and project team members
  • Being focused on details and efficiency in the laboratory as well as having an interdisciplinary approach to the tasks at hand while exercising good laboratory practice.
  • Participate in the general upkeep and maintenance of the laboratory facilities and equipment

The qualified candidate must have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in biology, bio-chemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, or genetics
  • 2-4 years of experience in a biotechnology lab
  • Excellent aseptic technique
  • excellent wet chemistry techniques

Major Pluses:

  • Experience with protein expression systems

In addition to a challenging and interesting work environment and the opportunity to work on ground-breaking technology we are offering an attractive compensation and benefit package incl. health, dental and 401k etc.

For immediate consideration email your resumes to Marshena Moncrieffe mmoncrieffe@apexlifesciences.com with the subject line 'Lab Technician-Gaithersburg'

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.

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.




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