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Company: Integrated DNA
Location: Raleigh, NC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech
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Description

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

IDT is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we're pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Job Title: Technician II (Synthesis - MNP)

Location: Raleigh, NC

Shift: Overnight Shift: Sunday-Thursday 10:00PM - 7:00AM

Week Ends at 7:00AM on Monday morning.

Purpose statement:  

The Technician I synthesizes, formulates, and ensures the quality of custom oligonucleotides, according to the customer's order and internal specifications. This generally includes: synthesis, cleavage, deprotection, desalting, and final packaging and formulation of the oligos. 

 

Job Specific Essential Functions:

  • Synthesizes oligos on various synthesizer platforms

  • Cleaves and deprotects oligos utilizing appropriate methods

  • Quantifies and samples oligos for quality control tests

  • Ensures that product meets final purity guarantees through the custom purification process

  • Performs final loading; formulation; and final packaging of oligos

  • Troubleshoots oligo failures and makes thoughtful sorting

  • Keeps thorough records of specialized processes in the oligo process history

  • Uses automated and manual lab equipment accurately; including limited maintenance, decontamination and troubleshooting activities

  • Utilizes computers and custom software in a Windows-based environment to complete tasks and create final product.

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

  • Prioritizes incoming orders to best meet guaranteed ship deadlines

  • Follows documented custom instructions and aids, when applicable

  • Analyzes data and information for quality, consistency, and accuracy

  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Education:

  • Associate's (2 year) degree or comparable combination of education and experience required.

  • Bachelor's (4 year) degree preferred.  Science related field (Biology, Chemistry, etc.) preferred.

Experience:

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

Other Job Qualifications 

  • Ability to prioritize and organize workload to efficiently accomplish departmental goals 

  • Ability to communicate with peers and interact professionally with all levels of management 

  • Exhibits strong attention to detail 

  • Ability to work in a team environment, remaining attentive to ideas, recognizing responsibilities, and actively participating with others to accomplish assignments and achieve desired goals. 

  • Ability to perform under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.  

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

What Do We Offer?

  • Shift Differentials for non-traditional shifts

  • 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

  • An Eclectic Culture

Are you ready to join an innovative, fast-paced, new team? Apply Now!

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

The EEO posters are available here.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.

If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.



Responsibilities

The Technician I synthesizes, formulates, and ensures the quality of custom oligonucleotides, according to the customer's order and internal specifications. This generally includes: synthesis, cleavage, deprotection, desalting, and final packaging and formulation of the oligos. Synthesizes oligos on various synthesizer platforms. Cleaves and deprotects oligos utilizing appropriate methods. Quantifies and samples oligos for quality control tests. Ensures that product meets final purity guarantees through the custom purification process. Performs final loading; formulation; and final packaging of oligos. Troubleshoots oligo failures and makes thoughtful sorting. Keeps thorough records of specialized processes in the oligo process history . Uses automated and manual lab equipment accurately; including limited maintenance, decontamination and troubleshooting activities . Utilizes computers and custom software in a Windows-based environment to complete tasks and create final product. Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls. Prioritizes incoming orders to best meet guaranteed ship deadlines. Follows documented custom instructions and aids, when applicable. Analyzes data and information for quality, consistency, and accuracy. Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values . Performs other duties as assigned . Exhibits strong attention to detail .


How To Apply
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