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Actalent Lab Technician in Rockville, Maryland


High through put processing (qPCR) of potentially infectious samples working in a BSL2 lab, adhering to strict safety guidelines

Perform timely QC and assessment of isolated nucleic acids (OD measurements, qPCR etc)

Ability to sustain repeated pipetting and routine work

General laboratory activities – tracking and updating on the supplies/inventory, maintenance of the lab, hoods and equipment's.

Sample registration and tracking via good documentation practices and electronic logs

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• B.S / Associates degree in Biology/biotechnology / Undergraduate or graduate interns preferred

• Hands on experience performing basic molecular biology techniques like PCR, nucleic acid isolation etc in any capacity (as a student intern or a volunteer or a professional) is preferred .

Experience Level:

Entry Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.