Manufacturing Associate - Enzyme Activity Assay Kits

Marlborough, Massachusetts
generally $50 - $70,000 but depends on experience
Jan 03, 2022
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time

How would you like getting in on the ground floor of a life science company that provides 100% company-paid health benefits and tuition reimbursement, opportunity for advancement, the chance for owning a part of it's success for all of its employees, and more?  AssayQuant® Technologies, Inc. has an exciting Life Science opportunity to join our rapidly growing team responsible for Assembling/Functional Testing of novel enzyme activity assay kits and bulk peptide sensors. Our innovative and patented fluorescence-based sensor technology is exclusively licensed from MIT and we have a rapidly growing list of new products and services that enable our customers. Visit us at

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Performing lab experiments in microvolumes in 96 and 384 well plates to test quality and performance of peptides and other reagents following SOPs.
  • Day to day management of multiple -20°C and -80°C freezers.
  • Communicate with Manufacturing and R&D scientists the status and results of QC tests.
  • Document lab work in notebook as well as in tracking software and manufacturing forms.
  • Using computer software for data analysis, inventory tracking, and communications.
  • Maintain a safe lab environment by following SOPs and GLP practices.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of an Associate’s Degree or graduate of a Certificate Program in biology, biotechnology, or related field with 1-5 years of lab experience.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven – ability to work in a fast-paced, interdependent working environment.
  • Trained in small volume dispensing with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to learn new techniques and effectively multitask to achieve goals efficiently.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office/Access.
  • Demonstrated organizational, documentation and oral communication skills with ability to work independently and as a team.

Not Required but Preferred Skills & Experience - The ideal candidate should have one or more:

  • Familiarity with manufacturing of consumable reagent and kit products for the Life Science market.
  • Understanding of fluorescence- and microtiter plate-based reader assays.
  • Using software for data analysis (Excel, XL-Fit, GraphPad Prism, etc.)

Assay Quant Technologies provides a competitive total compensation package that includes health benefits with 100% company-paid medical, dental, vision, life and AD&D insurance, employee assistance plan, 401(k) Plan with company match pending Board of Directors approval, as well as PTO, paid holidays, company stock options, and a 100% company-paid tuition reimbursement program.

Assay Quant Technologies requires all of its employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) for COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination.

Assay Quant Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pre-employment background checks will be conducted.