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Danaher Corporation Technician I (Purification - HCO) - Weekend Days in Coralville, Iowa

Technician I (Purification - HCO)

Group:

HPLC Core

Shift:

Fri/Sat/Sun 7am-7pm

Purpose statement:

The Technician I (Purification - HCO) performs preparatory work and basic manufacturing functions for the production of oligonucleotide and aides the department with general laboratory maintenance.

Job Specific Essential Functions:

  • Maintains accurate and detailed product and instrument records

  • Maintains inventory control by performing appropriate transactions

  • Complies with the requirements for an ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 environment

  • Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls

  • Performs lab cleaning and decontamination protocols

  • Communicates with all levels of peers and management

  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Position Specific Essential Functions:

  • Uses purification instruments for customer required purifications.

  • Maintains instruments for optimum chromatography.

  • Uses front end software for pre-purification QC and sorting of expedited products.

  • Uses dry down equipment for customer product as needed.

  • Uses lab equipment including limited maintenance and troubleshooting activities.

  • Uses custom software packages.

Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • Associate’s degree preferred

Experience:

  • Proficiency in a variety of PC software programs with strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office required

  • Previous laboratory and chemical handling experience preferred

Other Job Qualifications:

  • Manages time to achieve the best productivity possible

  • Ability to measure and handle materials in safe and accurate manner

  • Ability to maintain accuracy with attention to detail

  • Ability to use aids and work instructions effectively to perform job functions

  • Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.

  • 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.

Physical Requirements:

Exert 20-50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or 10-15 lbs. of force frequently

What 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

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.

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