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Laboratory Technician- MacrogenUSA

MacrogenUSA is a fast-growing biotechnology company with a focus on DNA sequencing. We are currently searching for a motivated Lab Technician who is able to work full-time at our branch in Rockville, MD. We are looking for bilingual (English-Korean) candidates but those who are fluent in English are preferred.

 

Job description:

It is the responsibility of the laboratory technician to perform routine tests using laboratory equipment. Paid training will be provided but the job requires knowledge of basic science to learn techniques/methods. It is important that the technician also understands the role of senior lab members and is able to accept constructive guidance.

 

Primary duties include:

  • Operating a computer-based laboratory system, recording data, and performing laboratory tests. Experimental procedures include: molecular biology techniques such as bacteria cell cultures, isolation of DNA, gel electrophoresis, and PCR. Duties involve much micropipetting and meticulous measuring.
  • Interacting with customers to provide information in response to inquiries, concerns, and requests about services and analysis results.
  • Preparing solution, reagents, and stains following standard laboratory formulas and procedures.
  • Monitoring equipment performance and maintenance schedules. May perform routine repair or replacement of standard parts.
  • Monitoring inventory levels and orders material and supplies in accordance with established policies and procedures.

 

Education:

Bachelor’s degree required. Biology majors are preferred.

 

Compensation:

Salary will be discussed during the interview. Benefits include free health and dental insurance, paid vacations and a yearly allowance.

 

Work hours will be determined upon hire.

PLEASE E-MAIL YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO HR@MACROGENUSA.COM.  Do not send your resume through the Job Korea USA website.  Use the subject, ‘‘Laboratory Technician’’ for your email.

 

 

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.macrogenusa.com

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