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We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

Laboratory Technician - Lebanon, NH

Laboratory Technician to support assay development projects in a BL-1 and BL-2 microbiology lab environment in a biotechnology startup setting. Help plan and execute laboratory research and development projects in conjunction with a Ph.D. level scientist. Must have the capacity to work independently.

Responsibilities: Working in small lab setting, utilizing lab equipment and supplies to perform experiments and tasks associated with assay development projects. Work includes preparation, ordering and maintenance of laboratory supplies; requires hands-on lab experience in microbiology, molecular biology and protein biochemistry; careful and complete detailed documentation of work performed, and perform data analysis with PC when required. Adhere to strict safety guidelines and procedures.  Maintain high standards for safety in BL-1 and BL-2 setting. Meet project deadlines consistently and be willing to help other team members as required. Support Scientists in scientific research and other analytical tasks as required.

Background/Experience/Skills: B.S. or M.S. in Molecular Biology, Microbiology, or Biochemistry and at least 1-3 years industry or related experience. Previous experience in a laboratory setting, including the ability to utilize instrumentation and related lab equipment, required. Broad familiarity with state-of-the-art assay technologies, including nucleic acid extraction and amplification, and protein and nucleic acid detection technologies. Specific experience in molecular microbiology preferred, and strong math skills. Research or experience as a technologist in industry or a clinical lab setting preferred. Ability to multi-task, work and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment. Excellent attention to detail and strong documentation skills for scientific analysis. Strong software/PC skills, including practical Excel data analysis experience. Excellent communication and organizational skills. Salary is highly competitive with excellent health care benefits.

If you are qualified and interested in joining a rapidly growing company in a location that offers world-class educational and recreational opportunities, please send your CV/resume and a cover letter to jobs@saureus.com. No agents please.