South San Francisco, CA, US

We are currently seeking an experienced Laboratory Assistant. The successful candidate will perform various tasks to support laboratory research in multiple departments. The individual will work collaboratively with multiple researchers to ensure that laboratory reagent and material needs are fulfilled & project timelines are met. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Duties: The individual in this role will provide direct support to multiple lab staff. Duties to include:

  • Replenish lab consumables
  • Following SOPs to receive, store, make & log laboratory reagents for molecular and cell biology, sequencing, and drug discovery groups
  • Receiving deliveries & notifying others of their arrival
  • Meet vendors for weekly hazardous biological waste pick up and cryogenic gas delivery
  • Assist in preparation & clean up lab space, instruments, & labware
  • Follow lab safety & material handling protocols
  • Notify researchers of deliveries
  • Monitor cold storage temperatures daily
  • Prepare and maintain accurate laboratory records
  • Make & label lab reagents accurately and distribute them to the appropriate labs
  • Clean and maintain work area and all lab equipment and supplies

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Experience working in a wet lab strongly preferred
  • Excellent computer and math skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work for timely completion
  • Effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Able to easily understand complex instruction