During these challenging times, our priority is to keep our employees and our communities safe. We know you have the same goals. Be a part of an agile lab team and part of a solution fighting against COVID-19. This is a cross functional position where candidates will spend time working in sample receiving, sample prep and Real-Time PCR sample analysis. Candidates will spend time working each position depending on daily sample load. We are seeking a highly motivated candidate to join a new lab operation to supportmolecular sample analysis in Georgetown, KY.Hours: 2nd shift (hours are 2pm to 10:30pm, Monday through Friday)Note: This position does notrequire patient contact.
Performs routine sample receiving, prep and analysis in a BSL-2 labPerform manual pipetting with multi-channel pipettes and aliquotting of samplesOperate and monitor automated instrumentation including PCRPerform assays and preventative maintenance on Quant 7 Real-Time PCR instrumentsParticipates in the training of new employeesReview and log results into a databaseFollows policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
AA or BS degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biology, Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory ScienceMust be comfortable wearing appropriate PPE and working in a BSL-2 level lab for the duration of the shiftExperience working with DNA/RNA and analyzing samples on the PCR, RT-PCR and/or qPCR (experience with Quant 7 a plus)Experience with aseptic technique and wet lab techniquesStrong manual dexterity for high volume pipetting activities using multi-channel pipettesAbility to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manualsThe individual should be self-motivated, ambitious, hard working, and able to work independently with an eye for detailMust be able to multitask efficiently and work in a fast-paced environmentIND1
About SPS at Pace Analytical:
Our Scientific Professional Services division partners with companies that have scientific needs both inside and outside of the laboratory. We hire quality candidates for our lab and regulatory teams so that our customers have an elite workforce supporting their company. Our Scientific Recruiters are passionate about finding a position that is the right fit for you. Were proud to offer careers that are both challenging and meaningful- as well as a comprehensive benefits package to all of our regular, full-time employees. If you work with us, youll be part of a dynamic team focused on delivering science better.
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