Personalis is a rapidly growing cancer genomics company transforming the development of next-generation therapies by providing more comprehensive molecular data about each patient’s cancer and immune response. Our ImmunoID NeXT Platform® is enabling the development of next generation immuno-oncology therapeutics and diagnostics.
We are looking for a Clinical Lab Assistant (Swing Shift, Tues-Sat) to join our operations team who enjoys troubleshooting and problem solving in a dynamic, team-oriented environment. In this role, you will have the opportunity to participate in the daily activities of the laboratory in order to effectively maximize turnaround time, equipment, and material utilization while adhering to quality technical standards.
*Please note, this is a temp to hire opportunity with a typical duration of 3 months working as a temporary worker prior to conversion to employee status.
Swing Shift Hours: 1-9:30 PM; during training hours can vary.
Participate in laboratory support work as required by the team needs and at the direction of laboratory management in order to achieve Quarterly Goal
Lead the general upkeep, orderliness, and cleanliness of the laboratory
Respond to and resolve Equipment and Environmental Monitoring tickets and potential issues as well as maintain and respond to lab equipment escalation ticket system requests
Ensure that all equipment, refrigeration units and all corresponding calibration records are properly maintained in accordance with daily/weekly/monthly schedules
Follow the laboratory’s procedures for specimen handling, receipt, organization, management and data entry into the lab information management system (LIMS)
Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies; prepare internal and external QA audits
Organize and maintain sufficient inventory of reagents, supplies and equipment in the laboratory and perform monthly inventory/consumable audits
Help maintain a safe working environment by following all Safety SOPs
Other duties as may be determined by Management
Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology or related field and 0-1 years of related experience
Demonstrated math and computer skills and ability to work independently
Thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
Excellent verbal communication as well as accurate documentation skills and the ability to comply with regulatory requirements
Able to lift/move up to 25 pounds as well as sit and/or stand for extended periods
Willingness to work overtime, off hours, and on holidays as needed
Personalis is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabilities. Personalis offers a competitive compensation package.