Technician II-Synthesis OR Synthesis Technician OR Lab Technician
Infotree Service Inc
City of Coralville, Iowa
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Mon, 26 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT
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JOB TITLE: TECHNICIAN II (SYNTHESIS)
JOB LOCATION: CORALVILLE, IOWA 1710 COMMERCIAL PARK CORALVILLE IA 52241 UNITED STATES
The Technician (Synthesis) synthesizes custom oligonucleotides according to the customers order. This generally includes synthesis, cleavage, deprotection and QC sampling of the products being made.
JOB SPECIFIC ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Synthesizes oligos on various synthesizer platforms
Cleaves and deprotects oligos utilizing appropriate methods
Quantifies and samples oligos for quality control tests
Attaches modifications utilizing various techniques
Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls
Uses lab equipment including limited maintenance and troubleshooting activities
Uses custom software packages to complete tasks and create final product
Assesses QC data accurately and makes pass/fail decisions for oligos
Handles expensive oligos and reagents
Keeps thorough records of specialized processes in the oligo process history
Follows documented custom instructions, when applicable
Demonstrates behaviour consistent with the CLIENT Core Values
Performs other duties as assigned
POSITION SPECIFIC ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Prepares oligos for final shipment to customer or for further processing in other departments
Uses aids and SOPs to make production path decisions
Additional essential functions may differ by department/group
Associates (2 year) degree or comparable combination of education and experience required.
Bachelors (4 year) degree preferred. Science related field preferred.
Proficiency in a variety of PC software programs with strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office required
OTHER JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Ability to prioritize and organize workload to efficiently accomplish departmental goals
Ability to manage time and works independently
Ability to communicate with peers and all levels of management
Uses aids and SOPs to make decisions about the proper production path per product
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work in a team environment, remaining attentive to ideas, recognizing responsibilities, and actively participating with others to accomplish assignments and achieve desired goals.
situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.
Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
Ability to accept responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.
Adaptability to situations requiring the precise attainment of set limits, tolerances or standards.
Ability to perform repetitive work or to perform continuously the same work, according to set procedures sequence or pace.
Exert up to 20-50lbs. of force occasionally and/or 10-15 lbs up to a minimal amount of force frequently
Constant (67%-100% of work day) Reaching; Standing; Walking; Lifting; Using Fingers/Grasping/Feeling; Hearing;Pushing/Pulling – Frequent (33%-66% of work day) Sitting; Repetitive Motion; Bending;Climbing: stairs, stools, ramps, ladders. Occasional (33% or less of work day)Talking; Visual Acuity:
SHIFT HOURS: M-TH 7AM-6PM OR 8AM-7PM