Laboratory Technician, Evening Shift

Location: 2910 Fortune Circle West, Suite E, Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

GENEWIZ, from Azenta Life Sciences, is looking for a full-time Laboratory Technician I to join our Oligo Synthesis team in Indianapolis!

Position: Laboratory Technician I

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Shift: M-F 4PM - 12:30AM (training starts on day shift, then moves to permanent shift within the first 3 weeks)

Why Work at GENEWIZ, from Azenta Life Sciences: 

At Azenta, formally 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.

Responsibilities: 

  • Strictly following SOPs and site trainer’s direction as it relates to sample handling, project processing and related documentation
  • Adhering to safety protocols to ensure a safe environment
  • Receiving and sort incoming samples or orders based on designed workflow 
  • Performing oligo synthesis, including: initiation synthesis runs, deprotection, post-synthesis processing and QC 
  • Communicating with customers by e-mail in a professional manner 
  • Labware Washing, biohazard waste collection and packaging of samples and related material 
  • Assisting and maintain the cleanliness of work area 

Job Requirements: 

  • Open to feedback and proactively works to address gaps/issues 
  • Ability to learn and retain new concepts and tasks 
  • Takes ownership of actions and results 
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting 
  • Open to flexible work hours based on business demand 

Preferred Experience: 

  • Molecular biology techniques: PCR, gel electrophoresis, cloning and sanger sequencing result analysis. 

Qualifications: 

  • HS Diploma required 
  • A.S. Degree or B.S degree with lab experience preferred 

EOE  M/F/Disabled/VET