Laboratory Technician I, Evening Shift

Location: Suite 140, La Jolla, California, United States of America

Azenta Life Sciences is looking for a full-time Laboratory Technician I to join our San Diego (La Jolla) Genetic Analysis (Sanger sequencing) team.

Position: Laboratory Technician I

Location: San Diego (La Jolla), CA

Shift: Monday to Friday alternating schedules of either 5PM - 1:30AM or 6PM - 2:30AM, plus occasional 2-hr Saturday shift

Why Work at Azenta Life Sciences: 

At Azenta, formerly Brooks Life Sciences, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of Customer Focus, Achievement, Accountability, Teamwork, Employee Value and Integrity. At Azenta, we are dedicated to enabling life sciences organizations around the world to bring impactful breakthroughs and therapies to market – faster.

Our Lab Techs are:

Quality driven processers When our customers send us samples for sequencing, they help to prepare and process these samples as quickly and as awesomely as possible, while maintaining the highest quality standards in the industry.  They prepare DNA templates which include preparation, amplification and PCR purification and load these samples onto the sequencers. They also work to prepare buffers and other related solutions.

Customer focused.  Our Lab Techs strictly adhere to laboratory SOPs to ensure quality and safety and often communicate with our customers via email.  They understand our customer needs with empathy and know that everything they do is making a difference.

The best at what they can be.  They are proactive, detail oriented, able to meet tight deadlines, and strive in fast-paced work environments.  They understand the big picture, while paying attention to the details. We even have a dedicated training program to ensure our Lab Techs are set up for success.

If you’re great at:

  • Paying attention to the details
  • Meeting deadlines and working under pressure
  • Learning and retaining new concepts quickly
  • Being an effective team-player committed to our goals

If you’re awesome at:                                                                                      

  • Being flexible and can work Monday to Friday with alternating schedules of either 5PM - 1:30AM or 6PM - 2:30AM plus occasional 2-hr Saturday shift
  • Being open and adaptable to changes
  • Having fun while working to achieve goals

What you will need:

  • High School Diploma required
  • AAS Degree or equivalent lab work experience preferred
  • 1+ years of lab work experience preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; both verbal and written are essential

EOE  M/F/Disabled/VET