Myriad Genetics, Inc.

  • Sample Processing - Intern

    Location US-TX-Austin
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/10/2018 3:25 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-7603
    Name
    Myriad RBM
  • Overview

    Myriad RBM is hiring a Technician - Sample Processing (part-time, temporary) to assist in receiving and processing incoming customer samples.

    Responsibilities

    • Conduct assigned experiments and tasks.  Follow directions and laboratory procedures as assigned by supervisor.
    • Help to complete projects in a timely manner.
    •  Verify samples as they are received.  Assist in storing samples and maintaining sample integrity.
    • Help collect all necessary information for incoming studies

    Qualifications

    • At least 18 years of age
    • College coursework in a science-related area of study preferred; preference will be given to those in who have completed at least 2 years towards their degree
    • Available to work a minimum of 20hrs/week ; preference will be given to those who can work 2 full days (at least 7 hours ) each week
    • Some lab experience required (pipetting preferable)
    • A willingness to contribute and work with a team of friendly people is essential
    • Ability to follow instructions and be flexible

    Physical and Mental Requirements of the job:

    Lifting up to 20lbs, 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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