Temporary Laboratory Technician P/T (LM13-100) Amyris Biotechnologies
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Amyris is building an integrated renewable products company using breakthrough science and an innovative business model to address some of our planet?s most daunting problems. Amyris first developed its technology under a non-profit initiative to provide a reliable and affordable source of artemisinin, a highly effective anti-malarial therapeutic and is now applying its industrial synthetic biology platform to provide alternatives to a broad range of petroleum-sourced products. Amyris No Compromise? renewable fuels and chemicals are being designed to perform comparably to, or better than, the products they will replace.
We are seeking a temporary, part-time laboratory technician to provide support to the Lab Services, Fermentation and Biology departments.
Prepare sterile media and solutions required company-wide.
Prepare gels for the Biology department
Maintain inventory of raw materials necessary for preparing media and solutions
Fill out batch production records and maintain logbooks as required
General laboratory housekeeping-including waste disposal, cleaning work areas and glassware
Ability to work full 8 hours on Mondays and Wednesday and one other day, preferably Fridays (for a total of 24hrs/week).
Associates degree in science field and experience in the biotech industry, preferred
Experience in aseptic techniques and in-line filtering is preferred
Attention to detail and careful record keeping are essential
Independent and highly self-motivated
Awareness of safety issues in the work environment
Good communication skills
Ability to lift 25lbs repeatedly
The work schedule for this position can be flexible, but may require up to 8 hours of work on Saturdays or Sundays or off-hours.
Interest in science
Interest in making a difference in the world
Willingness to take on any task and apply yourself whole-heartedly
||5980 Horton Street |
Emeryville, CA 94608
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED