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Liquid Handling Technician

Frontier Scientific, Inc. Newark, DE
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Position Summary:

The main responsibility of this position is order fulfillment for our current clients. Tasks required are organization and maintenance of various liquid sample repositories, manual operations (e.g. hand picking of tubes and hand pipetting), and operating liquid handling robotics (Tecan, Tomtec, etc.). Duties include filling customer orders and preparing them for delivery to their destination in a manner that meets company standards. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 1-5 years of related experience. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Essential Functions:

· Maintaining and retrieving plates/tubes from -20°C freezer

· Proficiency with a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

· Centrifuging and sonicating plates

· Unsealing microplates

· Operating liquid handling robotic workstations

· Manual (hand) pipetting

· Working with unknown compounds

· Working with DMSO, MeOH, and TFA

· Sealing plates

· Packing up and shipping microplates using dry ice

· Data transfer

Qualifications

· Computer skills – Microsoft Excel

· Manual dexterity

· Integrity

· Attention to detail

· Problem solving

Education and Experience

· High school diploma or GED

· Solid working knowledge and understanding of MS Excel required.

· Liquid Handling automation experience a plus

Frontier Scientific, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Great Benefits, Opportunity to Grow, Variety in Job Assignment

Since 1988, Frontier Scientific, Inc. (Delaware location) has functioned as a specialty CRO, working to enable dramatic cost reductions via outsourced compound management, reformatting, sample procurement, liquid handling, and compound library management. The Delaware location is also an Alliance Partner with corporations that specializes in agricultural research and products, as well as various other science-related business units. In addition, the Delaware location has an Insectary which supplies Lepidopteran species for agricultural research, as well as other entomological products. Frontier Scientific (Utah location) is a chemical developer, manufacturer and custom research services provider to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial chemical, government, and academic sectors. Frontier Scientific specializes in the development of chemical compounds and processes related to porphyrins, phthalocyanines and boronic acids. Frontier Scientific develops building blocks for small molecule drug discovery, SAR studies, and lead optimization. Frontier Scientific provides standard catalog products with production quantities generally in the milligram to kilogram scale. Frontier Scientific's NMR, GCMS, LCMS, and UV/VIS spectrophotometer are located in-house to ensure quality compounds and quick turn around on projects. Frontier Scientific is a privately held corporation established in 1975 and headquartered in Logan, Utah.

Address

601 Interchange Blvd, Newark, DE 19711
Newark, DE
USA

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