Danaher Corporation Technician II (Synthesis - MNP) - Weekend Overnight in Coralville, Iowa
Shift: Weekend Overnight; Friday, Saturday, Sunday; 7:00 PM - 7:00 AM
The Technician II synthesizes custom oligonucleotides according to the customer’s order. This generally includes synthesis, cleavage, deprotection and QC sampling of the products being made.
Prepares oligos for final shipment to the customer or for further processing in other departments.
Performs decontamination programs on liquid handling instruments.
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 behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values
Performs other duties as assigned
Associate’s degree in a science-related field plus 2 years of applicable lab experience required
Bachelor’s degree in a 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
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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