Laboratory Technician

A Laboratory Technician job in South San Francisco, CA is available through Adecco Medical and Science. The Laboratory Technician is responsible for contributing to the high-throughput processing of patient samples through a suite of massively parallel sequencing assays for both internal and external research projects. In addition to hands-on experience operating genomic technology and with sterile laboratory techniques, ideal candidates will have wet lab experience performing a variety of assays on nucleic acids, cells, or tissues. You will play a crucial role supporting our efforts aimed at revolutionizing healthcare to be more proactive, preventative, and tailored to individuals.

• Execute complex molecular biology protocols in a consistent, documented manner.
• Assist with hypothesis-driven troubleshooting for process deviations, as necessary.
• Contribute to the dissemination of results.
• Support and maintain reagent preparation and inventory, record-keeping, and related administrative tasks in an organized and transparent fashion.

Qualifications and Skills
• BA/BS degree in Genome Sciences, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, or related field.
• Experience with molecular and cell biology; isolation of nucleic acids from a variety of material types; sequencing library preparation and quantification methods.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Enthusiasm, independence, and a willingness to learn in a fast-paced, team environment.
• Flexibility for shift work.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills
• 2+ years of experience working in a genomics laboratory or sequencing core, with GLP, GCLP, or CLIA practices.
• Demonstrated experience with the preparation and QC of libraries for a variety of Illumina-based sequencing assays in a high-throughput environment.
• Familiarity with interpreting sequencing quality control data.
• Familiarity with the magnetic manipulation of nucleic acids and/or liquid-handling automation technologies.
• Familiarity with the use of a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) to track and document work.

If you are interested in this Laboratory Technician job in South San Francisco, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to If you have questions about the position or would like more information, please contact Sindie Rothstein at 858-410-1108 or by email at

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