Lab Technician

Organization
Synthego
Job Location
3696 Haven Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063
Job Description

 

Synthego is searching for a Lab Technician to join our team and help create the world’s first fully automated cloud-enabled molecular biology lab.

 

Location: Redwood City, CA (applicants local to the Bay Area only)

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Prepare chemical solutions and perform appropriate cleaning and discarding of waste reagents
  • Perform daily housekeeping of laboratory area including fume hoods, bench tops, manufacturing equipment, etc
  • Maintain lab inventory, restocking and ordering through company personnel as required
  • Maintain close adherence to established operating procedure
  • Communicate with production team members to identify and report any potential hazards or unsafe conditions
  • Perform other related duties as required and/or assigned

 

Requirements

 

  • Minimum 7 years experience in a lab
  • AA degree preferred
  • Use of computers to perform daily tasks
  • Ability to use analytical lab equipment reliably and repeatedly
  • Time management skills to work on multiple project simultaneously
  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Teamwork, patience and attention to detail a must

 

Company Perks & Benefits

 

  • Competitive salary 
  • Fully stocked kitchen and snacks
  • Free catered lunches and dinners
  • Onsite Machine Shop

 

How to Apply

 

- Please submit your application through this link: http://www.synthego.com/careers/#op-203125-lab-technician

- If you have any problems getting access to the career page, email me: [email protected]

 

About Our Organization

 

Synthego is turning molecular biology into an information science. We're building hardware facilities that abstract biological syntheses and research into software.

Our vision is to bring automation to genome engineering, enabling scientists to run their own fully-automated laboratory at low cost, performing millions of controlled, repeatable experiments per day without human error.

Founded by former SpaceX engineers, Synthego is a leading provider of genome engineering solutions.  The company’s flagship product, CRISPRevolution, is a portfolio of synthetic RNA designed for CRISPR genome editing and research.

We are venture backed by Founders Fund, Menlo Ventures, 8VC, and WI Harper.

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