Lab Aide 1 - US1 8/21/2020
San Diego, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Start/End Dates: 9/14/2020 - 9/13/2021
Location: US - California - San Diego/Foster City
Job Title: Lab Aide - Lab Aide 1 -
Job Description: Position Summary:
We are seeking energetic laboratory staff to help us unpack and accession in-bound samples for COVID-19 testing. These samples will be tested using Illumina's COVIDseq assay, which is the only NGS assay with EUA to test patients for COVID-19. We are hiring multiple positions on night shift (9pm-530am) for our ultra-high throughput sequencing laboratory. This is an exciting opportunity to help work in one of the largest sequencing laboratories in the world, assist in building a team culture, and help keep our communities safe by testing thousands of patients for COVID-19 using Illumina technology. We are recruiting for Illumina San Diego laboratories. Come join our team to improve human health by unlocking the power of the genome.
Wash and sterilize lab ware.
Picking up glass and plastic ware from manufacturing, QC and R&D labs.
Maintain and organize dishwashing, autoclave and storage rooms.
Daily, weekly, monthly and as-needed logging of various information on data sheets.
Maintain sufficient and accurate inventory of lab supplies.
Maintain overall cleanliness in areas of responsibility.
Communicate professionally and effectively with both internal and external personnel.
Perform routine maintenance on laboratory equipment.
Assist with equipment maintenance according to laboratory procedures; Maintain equipment logs and records as assigned.
Perform daily temperature checks as assigned; Maintain all temperature logs and records as assigned.
Perform regular preventive maintenance and cleaning of various equipment.
Assist other lab support scientist when required.
Organize and label all cupboards, drawers, shelves and storage rooms using standardized system.
Daily, weekly, monthly and annual cleaning and preventive maintenance of dishwashing room equipment.
Organize and maintain, as needed, filing system of all hard copy materials related to lab supplies, equipment and metrology activities.
Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.
Typically requires general education, vocational training, and/or on-the-job training and less than 1 year of related experience.
Knowledge of SDS (safety data sheets) for relevant chemicals.
Ability to multitask; individual initiative; independent thought; ability to work in collaborative teams Excellent problem-solving skills and comfort with instrumentation
All listed requirements are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional task and responsibilities. Options for types of degrees:
iii. Bachelor's degree in medical technology, clinical laboratory, chemical, physical or biological; OR
iv. Associate degree in chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory or equivalent education and training (refer to 42CFR493.1489(b) for details on required courses and training); OR
v. Individuals performing high complexity testing on or before April 24, 1995 with a high school diploma or equivalent with documented training may continue to perform testing only on those tests for which training was documented prior to September 1, 1997 (refer to CLIA regulation 42CFR493.1489(b) for details on required training); OR
vi. Individual previously qualified or could have qualified as a technologist under CFR.493.1489 and CFR.493.1491 on or before February 28, 1992
Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. Click here:
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