Cradle Genomics is currently seeking a part-time Laboratory Technician to join a dynamic team focused on cell-based NIPT product development. The Laboratory Technician will support the development team with sample, reagent, and consumable receiving. As a member of the development team, this person will also perform immunostaining, cell counting, and imaging to support the achieve the company’s mission of revolutionizing prenatal testing.
Accessions human samples and enters data into development database/LIMS
Receives reagents and consumables, organizes and manages inventory and initiates order requests
Performs immunostaining, cell counting and imaging
Assists with passaging cells and preparing reagents, buffers, etc. to support the development team
Ensures accurate documentation of reagent preparation and cell staining experiments and provides weekly summaries of activities
Qualifications and Experience:
Required: Associates Degree or equivalent course work in biological or chemical sciences.
Preferred: Minimum of 6 months experience working in laboratory (academic or industry)
Ability to work 15-20 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard operating procedures
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within dynamic and quick-paced environment
Willingness to learn and master new procedures and tasks