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Lab Technologist

  • Location: Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  • Salary: 30-34 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Scientific
  • Start Date: 2021-12-06
  • Job Ref: 21-26450
Specific deliverables for the role include, but not limited to:

· Take an active role in designing, conducting, and interpreting experiments for the development and optimization of laboratory activities and automated workflows, assay chemistry, and processes for clinical diagnostic applications.

· Provide a lead role for select development activities as required by the organization

· Support the planning and timeline development for relevant product development projects

· Present experimental results, documentation status and overviews at internal and external meetings

· Perform installation, validation, operation and maintenance of automated solutions and instrument platforms in support of product development.

· Learn and provide support to qualify, calibrate, and maintain specialized equipment.

· Provide strong lab-based skillset to ensure generation of highest quality results

· Provide demonstrations of tests and automated solutions for key customers.

Qualifications

· Bachelor's degree in life sciences, biomedical sciences, or medical laboratory sciences.

· Minimum 2 years of full-time experience in an a clinical or research laboratory setting.

· Besides basic laboratory skills such as manual pipetting, sterile technique, laboratory notebook documentation, experience with cell counters and cell isolation techniques is highly desired.

· Experience with working with blood and blood derived products is a plus.

· Immunological/serological assay and/or cell immunology knowledge is a plus.

· Passion for learning, problem solving, process improvement, and resourcefulness.

Competencies

· Prioritizes workload to ensure key objectives are met on time.

· Good interpersonal skills and ability to integrate well into organizations .

· High personal & professional standards and a commitment to scientific excellence.

· Capable of critically appraising problems and identifying potential solutions.

· Ensure report conclusions and presentations are data driven and are of the highest quality consistent with Development documentation standards.

· Strong presentation skills.

· Capacity for accurately handling complex tasks.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described within the Overall Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers.