Laboratory Operations Assistant, Cell Biology

Overview

Q-State Biosciences is seeking a highly motivated Laboratory Operations Assistant to support and execute its cutting-edge discovery and screening efforts. The Laboratory Operations Assistant will work with the Cell Biology team to support laboratory operations in a high quality and scientifically rigorous fashion.

Responsibilities

Support the Cell Biology Department in the following areas:

  • Coordinate shipping/receiving
  • Manage purchasing for Cell Biology department
  • Vendor management for lab coats/hazardous waste/supplies
  • Keeps accurate and up-to-date work logs
  • Preparation of media, stock solutions, and aliquoting of reagents for cell culture
  • Maintains reagent and general lab supply inventory
  • Assists in maintenance of the cell culture facility and equipment
  • Assists in the generation and implementation of standard operating procedures
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or a related field
  • A minimum of one year of hands-on laboratory experience in a BSL-2 environment, preferably with cell culture
  • Ability to work independently and in cross-functional teams
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced atmosphere
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Additional Qualifications Desired

  • Understanding of molecular biology and clinical lab operations is a plus

To apply for this job, please visit the Q-State Career Center