Research Technician - Garden Grove, CA | Biospace
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Research Technician

Phase Diagnostics

Location:
Garden Grove, CA
Posted Date:
6/29/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Antibody, Assay, Assay Development, Bioanalytical, Biology, Biology Research, Biotechnology,

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated full-time research technician to join our fast-paced biotechnology start-up. The position will work closely with our R&D team to achieve product development objectives. Phase Diagnostics fully believes in maximizing the potential for its employees, whether it is through expanding responsibilities, presenting challenges or mentorship. Our company is currently expanding from an early stage start-up, and will be both offering and expecting our team members to grow into advancing roles and responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

• Working with R&D Managers to execute research experiments and product optimization

• Performing independent research projects to drive overall R&D objectives

• Equipment operation and maintenance

• Preparation of laboratory and research materials

• Laboratory documentation and maintenance (incl. but not limited to inventory, record keeping, cleaning, etc.)

• Regular reporting and communication of progress to R&D manager and Senior management team as needed

Requirements

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university either in a life science or engineering field OR have 2 years work experience at a biotechnology / life science related position.

• Fast learner that can follow instructions closely and perform complex protocols

• High attention to detail

•Team oriented and places high value on team progress and dynamics

• Can effectively communicate scientific ideas and results

• Adaptable to an ever-evolving start-up environment

• Ability to grow from constructive criticism and mentorship

• Ability to work in a fast pace and demanding start-up environment

• Enjoys problem solving and critical thinking with an inquisitive mindset

Preferred Experience:
• Research lab experience in academia or industry
•   Research or technical experience working with:
o   Diagnostics
o   Lateral flow immunoassay
o   Antibodies
o   Conjugation chemistry

•   Experience operating:
o   Spectrophotometers
o   Incubators/ovens
o   Membrane printers
o   Vacuum chambers