Laboratory Assistant, Molecular Biology, San Diego, CA

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Encinitas, California, US
May 27, 2021
Jun 22, 2021
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
*Laboratory Assistant, Molecular Biology, San Diego, CA*

Lab Assistant supports scientists and researchers in the lab in conducting various tasks:


* Use a company approved system to purchase research and/or office items for the scientists.

* Keep tracking the ordering information and status

Lab general:

* Keep lab organized and clean, comply with the correct procedures, policies and health and safety regulations

Lab instruments:

* Prepare lab equipment for upcoming research experiments.

* Autoclaving labwares, water-bath, liquid nitrogen tank, organizing pipette calibration, clean-up gel running stations

* Submit repair tickets based on scientist request, and assist engineer and scientist to fix the instrument

* Submit equipment disposal if necessary and assist equipment decontamination.


* Prepare simple reagents like buffers and standard samples

* Maintain various lab samples inventory check-in and out or resupply

* Help scientist to handle to large volume sample preparation

* Assist scientist in sample shipping and receiving

* Arrange lab waste pickup if necessary

Lab tests:

* Perform a couple simple lab tests after being trained

* Document and communicate all activities and results


* B. S. degree in biochemistry or molecular biology or something similar

* Biochemistry and molecular biology lab training or course are required

* A critical thinker with strong attention to details and desire to learn new skills

*Preferred Skills:*

* Lab assistant is expected to have the following prerequisite skills or qualifications:

* Excellent attention to details, ability to keep detailed records

* Clear verbal and written communication skills

*For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions? Email Alex at for More Info.*

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