Danaher Corporation Science Development Technician in Chaska, Minnesota

Danaher Company Description
At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences.

The Reagent Development department designs, characterizes, and verifies new technologies for the diagnostic market.

Teams in this department work together to integrate customer needs into the development process.

Operators plan and perform experimental studies and evaluate the results toward this goal.

In addition, associates support technologies post-launch to resolve performance issues and maintain the health of products in the field.

In this exciting entry level role as a Science Development Technician you will be responsible for completing assignments requiring independent thought, judgment, and initiative. Individual should require a limited degree of supervision for routine work and general instructions, with supervision, on new assignments. Individual should be able to assists in developing new techniques and procedures that lead to greater departmental efficiency. All work must also meet regulatory requirements and follow company policies and procedures.

Specific responsibilities include: 1. The coordination of blood draws, including but not limited to donor registry, phlebotomy scheduling, and sample processing. 2. Involved in sample screening, processing, and preparation of drawn and purchased samples. 3. May also take on additional administrative task within the department which include but are not limited to inventory management, pack filling, equipment validation and departmental maintenance. 4. Use education (in accordance with company policies and procedures) to complete complex activities in creative and efficient ways. 5. Clearly articulate issues that may arise during daily activities and communicate progress to direct supervisor and peers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Associates degree
  • 3 years’ experience laboratory work experience / clinical lab environment
  • 2 years’ experience with Microsoft Suite Products
  • 1 Years knowledge of good laboratory practices and scientific methods.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BA Degree within a Science Discipline / Chemistry / Bio ect. BECKRSR

Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years. At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

Organization: Beckman Coulter - Diagnostics
Job Function: Science
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-MN-Chaska
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: BEC011132