Danaher Corporation Technician II (Formulation - CBS) - Second Shift in Coralville, Iowa
Lab Technician II (Formulation - CBS)
Sun Mon Tue Wed 3:00P - 2:00A
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this position will be working Monday - Friday 2:40 PM - 11:10 PM while IDT practices shift separation precautions.
The Technician II (Formulation - CBS) formulates custom oligonucleotides according to the customer’s specifications. This generally includes quantification, final packaging, and QC sampling of the products being made.
Job Specific Essential Functions:
Uses automated and manual lab equipment accurately; including limited maintenance and troubleshooting activities
Uses custom software packages to complete tasks and create final product
Utilizes stoichiometry to convert measurement units and creates custom solutions
Translates order requirements into a process to formulate oligos to the customer’s specifications
Quantifies and samples oligos for quality control tests
Assesses QC data accurately and makes pass/fail decisions for oligos
Maintains daily ship deadlines for all products
Maximizes automation for all processes
Incorporates new products and processes continuously
Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls
Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values
Performs other duties as assigned
Position Specific Essential Functions:
Completes replication of plate and/or tube orders
Utilizes ERP system to order lab supplies and fulfill work orders, as needed
Assists with writing and double checking scripts and mapping for liquid handlers
Assists with creating and following custom flows for special processing orders
Completes backend checks on final product, as required
Associate’s (2 year) degree or comparable combination of education and experience required.
Bachelor’s (4 year) degree preferred. Science-related (biology, chemistry, etc.) field preferred.
- Proficiency in a variety of PC software programs with a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (and an emphasis on Excel) required
Skill to calculate concentrations with provided formulas required
Ability to operate pipette required
Other Job Qualifications
Strong attention to detail
Uses aids and SOPs to make decisions about the proper production path per product
Ability to prioritize and organize workload to efficiently accomplish departmental goals
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.
Ability to manage time and works independently
Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
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 20-50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or 10-15 lbs. of force frequently
What We Offer:
Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
10 Paid Holidays
Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
401(k) with Company Match
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options
Are you ready to join an innovative, fast-paced, new team? Apply Now!
Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
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