Danaher Corporation Technician II (SD Manufacturing) - Overnight in San Diego, California
Technician II (SD Manufacturing)
Shift: Sunday - Thursday 11p-7am (post Covid will be 10pm-7am)
The Technician II (SD Manufacturing) synthesizes, purifies, formulates and ensures the quality of custom oligonucleotides according to the customer’s order and internal specifications. This generally includes, synthesis, cleavage, deprotection, purification, desalting, QC sampling, QC analysis and final packaging and formulation of the oligos and chemical reagents being made.
Job Specific Essential Functions:
Synthesizes oligos on various synthesizer platforms
Cleaves and deprotects oligos utilizing appropriate methods
Quantifies and samples oligos for quality control tests
Assesses QC data accurately and makes pass/fail decisions for oligos
Performs the purification of oligos using various techniques
Ensures that product meets final purity guarantees through the custom purification process
Troubleshoots oligo failures and makes thoughtful sorting and purification decisions
Keeps thorough records of specialized processes in the oligo process history
Uses automated and manual lab equipment accurately; including limited maintenance, decontamination and troubleshooting activities
Utilizes computers and custom software in a Windows-based environment to complete tasks and create final product.
Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls
Prepares, tests and monitors reagents for synthesis, purification, and quality control processes
Prioritizes incoming orders to best meet guaranteed ship deadlines
Follows documented custom instructions and aids, when applicable
Analyzes data and information for quality, consistency, and accuracy
Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values
Performs other duties as assigned
Associate’s degree in science related field plus 2 years of applicable lab experience required
Bachelor’s degree in science related field preferred
- Proficiency in a variety of PC software programs with strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office required
Other Job Qualifications
Ability to prioritize and organize workload to efficiently accomplish departmental goals
Ability to communicate with peers and interact professionally with all levels of management
Exhibits strong attention to detail
Ability to work in a team environment, remaining attentive to ideas, recognizing responsibilities, and actively participating with others to accomplish assignments and achieve desired goals.
Ability to perform under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.
Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
Ability to accept responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.
Adaptability to situations requiring the precise attainment of set limits, tolerances or standards.
Ability to perform repetitive work or to perform continuously the same work, according to set procedures sequence or pace.
What do we offer?
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
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.
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