Lab Technician/DNA Purification

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Location
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Industry
Science & Research
Job Type
Temporary
Salary
US$ 14.00 - US$ 15.00 per hour, $14 - 15 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_16608
Contact
Britton,Darren, Spherion
Phone
269-441-5625
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Job Description

Responsibilities:
- Exhibit conduct that is consistent with the Mission and Vision, and Core Beliefs
- Perform duties in a safe manner. Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
- Perform duties according to standard operating procedures (SOPs), ensure that required data is properly documented in a timely fashion according to the current SOPs
- Duties include sample handling, transfer of samples to microassay plates, measuring and preparing of reagents, data entry and sample storage.
- Report deviations from SOPs, or unexpected results in a timely fashion
- Routinely monitor laboratory procedures to ensure that all activities are performed according to the current versions of the SOPs
- Ensure proper operation of laboratory equipment by calibrating, completing preventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, calling for repairs, and maintaining equipment inventories
- Maintain laboratory supply inventory by monitoring stock to determine inventory levels, anticipating needed supplies, and notifying appropriate personnel
- Contribute to the continuous improvement process

Qualifications:

- HS diploma or equivalent (BS Preferred). Job relevant position and/or post high school training required
- Proficient in pipette usage, sample handling, and processing a variety of sample types
- Familiarity with laboratory, safety, and sample handling procedures
- Proficient with Microsoft Office applications and LIMS Applications preferred
- Strong communication skills, time management skills, team orientation, and work ethic.
- Must be detail oriented and accurate

Working hours: Flexible between 6:00am & 6:00pm

Skills:
Qualifications:

- HS diploma or equivalent (BS Preferred). Job relevant position and/or post high school training required
- Proficient in pipette usage, sample handling, and processing a variety of sample types
- Familiarity with laboratory, safety, and sample handling procedures
- Proficient with Microsoft Office applications and LIMS Applications preferred
- Strong communication skills, time management skills, team orientation, and work ethic.
- Must be detail oriented and accurate

To apply, please register at www.spherion.com, and email your resume to darrenbritton@spherion.com

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