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.
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
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
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