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R&D Lab Tech

Company: Yoh
Location: Durham
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Job Description:

Lab Assistant - Durham, NCPay Rate: $25/Hr.18 month contractBiocertification is a plus but not necessary.Main Accountabilities:

  • Plan, organize your work (biological/chemical experiments/ collaboration follow-up) on one or more subjects.
  • Proceed to the analysis of results: consolidate all data, use your knowledge in problem solving, and propose clear conclusions taking into account the purpose of the project.
  • Participate in the training and in the evolution of Quality and Safety Assurance procedures.
  • Manage equipment, and the functioning of laboratories, and propose actions for improvement.
  • Contribute to the drafting of technical reports or briefs on a topic. Make oral presentations to other team members of these technical reports or briefs.
  • Alert employees (external or internal) and the manager in case of difficulties/problems.
  • Ensure that the study design allows questions to be answered in a timely manner.
    • Follows precautions and wears appropriate PPE when working in the Bioscience laboratory.
    • Uses aseptic technique to prevent contamination or cross contamination in the laboratory.
    • Utilizes knowledge of basic chemistry to create various solutions.
    • Uses and coordinates routine and non-routine maintenance of laboratory equipment.
    • Assesses stock levels for laboratory supplies and places orders as necessary.
    • Maintain and prepare microorganisms and necessary reagents for experimentation.
    • Disposes of chemicals and other laboratory waste following the proper health, safety, and environmental (HSE) procedures.Required experience, skills and qualifications: Education/Experience: Associates in Science or Associates in Applied Science in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or a related field with a minimum 4 years of experience in a laboratory setting or Bachelor's with 2 years of experience.Desired experience, skills and qualifications: (a plus but not necessary)
      • Knowledge of clinical microbiology
      • Experience working in a regulated environment
      • Experience working with complex medical instrumentation and disposablesPhysical Requirements:
      • Ability to regularly climb stairs, stoop, bend, and stand entire shift if necessary to perform work.
      • May be exposed to and require the handling of chemicals, antibiotics and/or hazardous materials.
      • May be exposed to strong odors incurred during media production or other operations.
      • Make-up and jewelry are prohibited in certain areas.Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.Opportunity is Calling,--Apply Now!What's In It For You?-- We welcome you to be a part of one of the largest global staffing companies to meet your career aspirations. Yoh's network of client companies has been employing professionals like you for over 65 years in the U.S., UK and Canada. Join Yoh's extensive talent community that will provide you with access to Yoh's vast network of opportunities and gain access to this exclusive opportunity available to you.
        • Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
        • 401K Retirement Saving Plan
        • Life & Disability Insurance
        • Direct Deposit & weekly ePayroll
        • Employee Discount Programs
        • Referral Bonus Programs--Yoh makes finding and applying for jobs simple. Partner with Yoh to find the right opportunities across multiple industries in the US and UK. Find out more--here!--Note: Any pay ranges displayed are estimations.-- Actual pay is determined by an applicant's experience, technical expertise, and other qualifications as listed in the job description.-- All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.Visit--to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.

Keywords: Yoh, Durham , R&D Lab Tech, Healthcare , Durham, North Carolina

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