Myriad Genetics, Inc.

RBM Laboratory Technician - Sample Receiving

US-TX-Austin
3 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-6723
Location Details
Austin, Texas

Overview

Myriad RBM is looking to fill a Laboratory Technician (Sample Receiving) in our Austin, Texas facility. 

 

The goal for this position is to ensure that all samples collected, received, and/or shipped are maintained, tracked, and managed to ensure complete traceablility and accountability in an organized and expedient manner.  The incumbent initiates, and develops processes expected to result in partial or complete project fulfillment related to products or needed information.

 

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00AM-5:00PM

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Receiving, handling, and shipping of sensitive biological samples.
  • Data entry to maintain up-to-date and accurate data for all samples.
  • Assist in locating samples as necessary.
  • Reconciliation of sample inventory documentation.
  • Interfacing with customers as necessary regarding sample issues.
  • Various special projects as needed.
  • Pursue a personal development program aimed at improving skills and knowledge to increase effectiveness.
  • Interact and cooperate with other departments throughout the corporation in a professional manner to be aware of scientific activities of pertinence to the department and company.

Qualifications

  • College educated; 4 year degree in a scientific discipline preferred.  If non-degreed, more than 3 years of relevant work experience of increasingly complex nature.
  • Must be detail oriented and highly organized.
  • Proficient in MS Office.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to work well independently and in a team situation.
  • Knowledge of GLP & GMP regulations preferred.

 

Physical and Mental Requirements of the job:

Lifting up to 20lbs, Pulling and/or Pushing, Carrying, Repetitive Motion, Near Acuity, Color Determination, Depth Perception

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

About Our Company

Myriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics.  Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs.  Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives:  maintaining leadership in an expanding hereditary cancer market, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets.  For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website: www.myriad.com.

 

Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran.

 

Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.

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