BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Lab Tech to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
PREREQUISITES High school diploma or equivalent and at least 6 months of relevant work experience.
The Vivarium Technician I will operate equipment associated with washing and sanitizing caging equipment, fill cages and water bottles as well as maintain the general cleanliness of the Vivarium. Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Sanitation and operation of the cage/rack washer and autoclave
Filling clean cages with bedding
Filling and autoclaving water bottles
Restocking laboratory supplies
Removing trash and recyclable material from the Vivarium
Removing biohazardous waste from the Vivarium as per appropriate guidelines
Sweeping and mopping of Vivarium floors
Capable of receiving and understanding verbal and written instructions
Capable of carrying out assigned functions in a high-quality and reliable manner
Must be organized, detail-oriented and have good communication skills
Ability to follow established SOPs
Skill to operate mechanical equipment including cage washer and autoclave
Must be able to withstand sustained periods of physical activity such as standing, bending, stooping, reaching above shoulder level and have the ability to lift 50 lbs.
Must be reliable and dependable
BioPhase Solutions - 15 months ago