• Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC
  • Revere , MA
  • Pharmaceutical/Biotechnology
  • Full-Time
  • 69 Rose St

Job Summary

Our Metro Boston based client is in need of a Wet Lab Technician for their new wet lab facility.


This position will work closely with the Senior Manager of Wet Lab Operations, Facility Manager, and VP of Operations and will play a key role in carrying out the day-to-day operations within the wet lab.

The ideal candidate will have some strength in laboratory services and be confident in hazardous waste handling. Prior experience in maintaining an adequate inventory of research materials, consumables, and laboratory equipment is also a plus. The ideal candidate will ensure effective operation of all common laboratory equipment, support startup members as needed, ensure that all regulatory requirements are adhered to, and be willing to learn and take on responsibilities not captured in this job description as the need arises in the areas of EH&S, facilities and purchasing. This position reports to Senior Manager of Wet Lab Operations.

Primary Responsibilities of this Role:

? Conduct daily walkthroughs to ensure wet lab space cleanliness and compliance, inspect member companies' hazardous waste containers, and ensure spaces and equipment are adequately maintained and operational
? Manage temperature controlled asset storage and equipment emergency alarm system
? Maintain laboratory supplies (lab coats, consumables, etc.)
? Responsible for overseeing purchasing of all gases, consumables, and equipment needed for general lab use
? Manage the movement and disposal of hazardous/flammable/biological waste to Main Accumulation Area and coordinate the disposal of laboratory waste through 3rd party service providers
? Maintain laboratory records and work with various regulatory agencies as required
? Set up and maintain shared common laboratory equipment such vortexers, thermal cyclers, and pH meters as well as manage research equipment moves, installation, service, repair and schedule annual preventative maintenance contracts
? Oversee and assist in general repairs, maintenance and upkeep of the wet lab, supporting the VP of Operations, and Facility Manager when needed
? Must be willing to be on call 24/7 in the event that an emergency alarm goes off

Required Skills and Experience:
? Associate degree or Bachelor's degree in relevant field
? 2-5 years in supporting scientific research
? Knowledge hazardous waste management is strongly desired, knowledge of industrial safety and OSHA requirements a plus
? Familiarity with scientific equipment
? Excellent communication skills
? Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Google G Suite
? RCRA, DOT and IATA certification a plus
? Familiarity and comfort with fast-paced nature of a startup, with the ability to receive, prioritize and react to information with minimal oversight
? Meticulous attention to detail; strong planning and critical thinking skills with the ability to anticipate needs and actions
? Respectful, customer-focused attitude; strong decorum and ability to be discreet
? Mission-driven individual who is fulfilled and motivated by the goal of supporting early-stage entrepreneurs solving the world's biggest energy challenges
? Curious, eager to learn, and a team player; \"no task is too small\" mentality
? Ability to be on call after hours for urgent or emergency situations









? Associate degree or Bachelor's degree in relevant field


? 2-5 years in supporting scientific research


? Knowledge hazardous waste management is strongly desired, knowledge of industrial safety and OSHA requirements a plus


? Familiarity with scientific equipment


? Excellent communication skills


? Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Google G Suite


? RCRA, DOT and IATA certification a plus


? Familiarity and comfort with fast-paced nature of a startup, with the ability to receive, prioritize and react to information with minimal oversight


? Meticulous attention to detail; strong planning and critical thinking skills with the ability to anticipate needs and actions


? Respectful, customer-focused attitude; strong decorum and ability to be discreet


? Mission-driven individual who is fulfilled and motivated by the goal of supporting early-stage entrepreneurs solving the world's biggest energy challenges


? Curious, eager to learn, and a team player; \"no task is too small\" mentality


? Ability to be on call after hours for urgent or emergency situations




Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.



Associated topics: alcohol test, equipment, lab support, lab technician, laboratory, qa, quality assurance, quality control, research associate, scientific associate

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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