Lab Management Associate, Biology

Employer
Tekstad
Location
Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 24, 2021
Closes
Jul 26, 2021
Ref
2338306397
Discipline
Biology
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Mastery in Manus Bio SOPs and their execution involving reagent, media, and lab consumable preparation. Ability to train others to execute these tasks to the same high standard
  • Maintain stellar lab organization to ensure operational excellence within the R&D team
  • Maintain and facilitate use of our in-house inventory platforms to a highly organized standard
  • Order and stock lab supplies and consumables. Maintain and later build relationships with outside vendors
  • Maintain laboratory equipment to pristine condition and facilitate repairs when needed
  • Develop ability to design and implement modifications to protocols and procedures that increase efficiency of Manus Bio SOPs
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.S. in Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or similar discipline with 1-3 years in research lab technician, operations, or management experience
  • Hands on experience in autoclaving, media preparation, and excellence in lab related techniques such as weighing, volume measurements, and pipetting.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with inventory management is ideal but not required
PREFERRED WORKING STYLE:

  • Must be extremely organized and be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must be a quick learner who is self-motivated and able to ask questions and seek clarity.
  • Must be flexible with day-to-day duties and able to thrive in a start-up environment.
  • Must be an excellent, collaborative team member with strong communication skills
  • Must hold him or herself to the highest professional, scientific and ethical standards.