Sr. Lab Technician

Location
Frederick, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
October 09 2017
Ref
56202BR
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

When you're part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you'll be supported in achieving your career goals.

The successful candidate will be part of the Cell Biology R&D team to support ongoing projects within the Thermo Fisher product commercialization process under the Gibco™ brand.

Daily duties will include providing general laboratory support for multiple teams of scientists engaged in the development of new technologies related to the cell biology field of research. Specific duties will focus on supporting day to day operations of the R&D laboratories, including ordering, stocking, shipping & receiving and general upkeep. Additional duties will extend to calibration and preventive maintenance of laboratory equipment, service contracts, inventory management and capital equipment procurement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong preference will be given to candidates with demonstrable experience working in a laboratory environment. Industry experience a plus but not required.
  • Highly organized with strong attention to details.
  • Comfortable working with computers and basic software packages (MS Office).
  • Able to work in dynamic, fast paced team environment.
  • Effective communication/interpersonal skills.
  • Familiarity with a biological laboratory.
  • Experience working in a laboratory environment highly desirable
  • Able to assist senior staff members with daily tasks.
  • Able to follow all EHS guidelines in the laboratory environment.
  • Perform other related duties as required and/or assigned;
  • Ability to seek out areas requiring improvement to enhance laboratory function, safety and productivity.
  • Requires an Associate's degree, Certificate in Biological Sciences or equivalent

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.