Laboratory Corporation of America Molecular Technician - QC in Westborough, Massachusetts

The Integrated Genetics Division is seeking a Technician to join their QC team for their molecular genetics lab in Westborough, MA! The QC Technician will be responsible for reagent preparation and testing for use in a high throughput clinical testing laboratory. The Westborough molecular genetics laboratory provides high-throughput carrier screening and diagnostic testing for genetic conditions.

The schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. -4:30 p.m.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and timely delivery of reagents for use in molecular assays

  • Follow QC procedures to inventory, order, prepare, and test new reagents

  • Under general supervision performs complex and diverse molecular assays

  • Maintain internal documentation for all steps of the processes as outlined in SOPs

  • Coordinate work assignments and be able to prioritize independently

  • Troubleshoot assays and reagent qualification issues

  • Participate in a team approach to workflow management of the lab

  • Contribute to ongoing process improvement efforts

Requirements

  • B.A./B.S. in Biological/Chemical sciences

  • 0 to 1 year of experience in a controlled laboratory environment

  • Strong understanding of molecular genetics and general chemistry

  • Demonstrated laboratory skills including micropipetting

  • Excellent attention to detail with an understanding of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP

Shift

1

Schedule

Monday-Friday, 8:00am-430pm

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