The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine (JAX GM), based in Farmington, CT is seeking a Biorepository Technician I to work independently under the guidelines of JAX SOPs to receive third party shipments and prepare receiving records; aliquot bulk reagents (i.e. weighing chemical compounds and aliquot liquid reagents) and assemble reagent sets.
- Physically receive, store (ambient, +4°, -20° walk-in, -80°, and LN2 (-195°C), retrieve and ship biologic samples. All sample management must adhere to established SOPs, BSL-2 safety plans, and regulatory compliance procedures.
- Enter and maintain sample information into the laboratory’s data management system for all relevant associated data, attachments, cold storage location, aliquots and distribution.
- Communicate with the Research and Clinical Labs Project Managers for establishing SOPs and status changes of the bio-samples receipt, aliquoting or distribution. Troubleshoot with PMs any discrepancies for shipment, inventory maintenance, data base information or sample distribution.
- Maintain, monitor and record QC data for the cold storage equipment. Clean work areas.