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Aerotek Biological Extractions Lab Technician - Hiring ASAP! in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Job Description

The lab techs are placing the samples into the liquid handling robot and removing the caps. They will remove the samples at the end of the run and recap them and place into storage. They will also be moving 96 well plates from the liquid handler to the PCR platform and remove them for destruction once the PCR process is finished. There are few other minor tasks but this is the main activity. They need a bachelors degree and some basic wet lab experience. Familiarity with lab automation is a plus.

Laboratory technicians assist with the receiving, labeling, testing and analyzing of samples in a sterile environment. They assist in the design and execution of laboratory testing according standard procedures, as well as maintain accurate computer records of the process and results. They will be working with human samples that are potentially pathogenic and must follow all safety guidelines.

Lab Technician responsibilities include:

  • Receiving, labeling and analyzing samples

  • Designing and executing laboratory testing according standard procedures

  • Conducting experiments under defined conditions to verify/reject various types of hypotheses using refined scientific methods


4 Year Science Degree (Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Chemistry, or related)

About Aerotek:

Your success starts with the right career opportunity. Aerotek uses a people-focused approach to connect job seekers to incredible opportunities with leading organizations. Established in 1983, we've grown to become a consistent Best of Staffing winner for talent satisfaction because of our dedication to exceptional service. Serving over 300,000 contract workers every year, we specialize in placing workers with engineering, scientific, professional and industrial skill sets. Aerotek is proud to offer competitive benefits, including contributory medical, dental and vision insurance, weekly pay, discounts on consumer goods and services and more.

Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota

Posting ID: 7375858

Pay Rate: US$20 - US$21 per hour

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.