Laboratory Technician

Location
Bethesda, Maryland
Posted
Oct 13, 2021
Ref
2021-10618
Hotbed
BioCapital
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are currently searching for a Laboratory Technician to support the scientific research in the lab including performing a variety of cell culture and basic molecular biology techniques, recording data in lab notebooks, managing inventory of lab supplies and mentoring trainees in technical performance. This opportunity is full-time, and it is on site in Bethesda, MD.  

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Follow established procedures and protocols; utilize aseptic technique to perform experiments
  • Monitor and inventory routine laboratory supplies; ensure that supplies are stocked and organized
  • Ensure that supplies and consumables are ready and on hand as necessary for maximum efficiency in the laboratory
  • Monitor inventory levels and proper storage of materials and supplies in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Monitor equipment performance and maintenance schedules
  • Perform fundamental procedures required for research projects
  • Follow established procedures and protocols; utilize aseptic technique to perform experiments
  • Perform a variety of laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Perform routine experiments and tests; follow established procedures and protocols
  • Prepare materials and equipment for experiments
  • Maintain stocked supplies and records of working reagents, including fixatives, buffers, solvents and staining
  • Work with a variety of routine and specialized laboratory instruments and equipment in the laboratory
  • Ensure that all specimens and equipment necessary for experiments are available and in good order
  • Prepare specimens and equipment for use in the laboratory
  • Upkeep sample and database inventory; monitor overall sample inventory
  • Maintain inventory system and sample storage according to outlined guidelines
  • Update and maintain written laboratory record of the work
  • Collect and enter research data into laboratory notebooks and databases
  • Ensure that supplies and consumables are ready and on hand as necessary for maximum efficiency in the laboratory
  • Ensure that adequate clean inventory is available for immediate usage
  • Perform fundamental procedures required for research projects
  • Follow established procedures and protocols; utilize aseptic technique to perform experiments
  • Perform a variety of laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Perform routine experiments and tests; follow established procedures and protocols
  • Perform fundamental procedures required for research projects
  • Perform a variety of laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Perform routine experiments and tests; follow established procedures and protocols
  • Record details of experimental procedures, results and protocols
  • Monitor equipment performance and maintenance schedules
  • Provide technical help and expertise to lab members
  • Engage in problem solving as required to solve technical difficulties and to ensure steady progress, with a goal of providing high quality experimental data suitable for publication

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Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least 1 years of experience in relevant field
  • Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
  • Knowledge of NIH POTS
  • Knowledge of Outlook

Due to our contractual requirements, to be eligible for this role, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at time of hire.  

Company Description

We are a trusted government partner that blends deep domain expertise with advanced technologies to help our customers solve complex problems that improve, protect, and save lives. As a rapidly growing company, we combine entrepreneurial spirit, customer focus, and an outcomes-based approach to support agency missions in health IT, life sciences, public safety, and grants management.

 

The Dovel Family of Companies offers employees an opportunity to advance beyond a specific role or contract, we offer a path to develop an enriching career. We believe in empowering a culture of innovation, customer success, and employee growth. 

 

What you’ll get…

  • Time Off! Flexible schedules and company paid holidays allow you to take the time you need.
  • Investment in YOU! 401(K) company contributions are yours to keep with no waiting period.
  • Choices! Unique healthcare plans to choose from with options like fertility and orthodontia benefits.
  • Discovery! With our tuition assistance and training programs, we support your career advancement.
  • Tax Savings! Enroll in pre-tax Health or Dependent Care Flexible Spending, HSA with company contributions, parking, and/or transit commuter benefits.
  • Support! Working parents and busy professionals – we’ve got you covered with a supportive culture, confidential Employee Assistance Program and a membership to Care.com.
  • Perks! Employee discounts, peer recognition programs, company-wide wellness challenges, and fun community events.
  • A Voice! A unique culture where you can influence decisions and have your voice heard.

 

 

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran status.