Danaher Jobs

Job Information

Danaher Corporation Technician II (Chemical - Reagent) - Overnight in Coralville, Iowa

Technician II (Chemical - Reagents)

Integrated DNA Technologies, Inc. (IDT) is in the business of moving science forward. We are scientists working for scientists. Our innovative tools and solutions for genomics applications are breaking down barriers and inspiring others to dream big and achieve breakthroughs.

We have been a champion of life sciences research for more than 30 years

We are run by scientists dedicated to helping other scientists!

Every lab has its own responsibilities and plays a crucial part in IDT’s success.

Shift/Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00PM - 5:00AMDuring COVID-19 Shift Divisions this position will be on a Monday - Friday 10:00PM - 8:00AM shift

Purpose statement:

The Technician II (Chemical Processing – Reagents Group) efficiently produces high-quality materials for use in IDT’s production labs.

Essential Functions:

  • Monitors inventory of the group effectively; utilizing the ERP system.

  • Follows the current processes for manufacturing, storage and transportation methods.

  • Adheres to current RCRA and hazardous material DOT regulations and follows hazardous material spill response protocols.

  • Gathers, interprets, and analyzes oligo data.

  • Ensures materials are prepared in a timely fashion.

  • Changes and dispenses materials for production, as necessary.

  • Participates in customer and regulatory audits, as necessary.

  • Maintains accurate and detailed product, process, instrument and training records.

  • Adheres to all departmental protocols, rules, contamination controls, and safety procedures and understands the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001.

  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Department/Group Specific Essential Functions:

  • Gathers, interprets and analyzes scale readouts and BCMS scripts.

  • Participates in the Hazardous Material Spill Response Team.


  • Associate’s degree in a science-related field plus 2 years of applicable lab experience required

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field preferred

Other Job Qualifications

  • Ability to operate job-related equipment including the use of basic computer programs and systems to effectively carry out the duties of the position

  • Knowledge of basic Chemistry

  • Knowledge of safe chemical handling procedures and protocols

  • Skill to gather, analyze and interpret data

  • Ability to complete repetitive tasks efficiently and consistently

  • Adaptability to performing under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations, or situations in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.

  • Adaptability to performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another

What do we offer?

  • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals

  • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off

  • 10 Paid Holidays

  • Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options

IDT Core Values [ https://www.idtdna.com/pages/about/core-values ]

  • Be The Best at YOUR Thing!

  • Embrace the UNDERDOG role!

  • Make OLIGOS, not WAR!

  • We Change Our Minds...A Lot!

  • We [heart] Data!

  • Be YOURSELF, unless you're a jerk!

  • Create your own OPPORTUNITIES!


Are you ready to join an innovative, fast-paced, new team? Apply Now!

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .