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Job ID :
51561BR
Location :
US - Massachusetts - Devens
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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

This position is focused primarily on the Sample management aspects of Fisher Scientifics Unity Lab Services core offerings such as: Sample receiving, product put away, product disbursement, sample inventory delivery, chemical handling, pipetting and other basic sample inventory management activities. This position will utilize the basic functionality of systems designed to support inventory/chemical management and the Microsoft Office suite of programs. The tools that will be employed would include various scanners and desktop computers. Customer interface communication skills are also required.

Responsibilities:

  • Sample Preparation
    • Assist with sample processing.
      • Sample Preparation
        • Review of sample requests
        • Retrieval of required parent sample vessel from sample storage and perform aliquot to requested sample size, vessel and configuration
      • Plating
        • Transfer of parent samples into micro plates via pipetting or use of transfer equipment
      • Pipetting
        • Transfer of samples from parent vessel to requested sample sizes.
    • Receive and log in sample in preparation for analysis.
    • Assign identification number to ensure correct testing will be performed on the sample.
    • Enter sample data into Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).
    • Store sample in appropriate manner until analysis is completed and appropriately dispose of extra sample.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma. An interest in scientific field.
  • A basic knowledge of microbiology and chemistry is helpful but not required.
  • A broad knowledge of personal computer software and data entering skills is necessary to input data into the LIMS and generate special reports.
  • Organizational skills are required to keep track of all sample and documentation.
  • Must be comfortable standing for a large portion of the day and occasionally lifting up to 50lbs
  • Quick learners and fast paced.
Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:
  • Strong desire to serve the customer, and the interpersonal skills to deal with various levels of personnel at the customer site
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver excellent customer service
  • Ability to use hand held scanners and learn to enter data in computer systems, as necessary
  • Proficient multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Maintain a professional appearance at all times

Working Conditions:
  • Individual will be required to report to a customer location, in and around shipping/receiving docks, stock rooms, storage locations and laboratory environments
  • Extensive walking is required
  • Must be able to use material handling equipment such as push carts and pallet jacks
  • Depending on area of building, personal protective equipment (PPE) must be worn to include lab coats, safety glasses and safety gloves.

  • At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 50,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today http://jobs.thermofisher.com

    Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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