Company: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) Location: Coralville, IA Employment Type: Full Time Date Posted: 01/21/2021 Expire Date: 03/27/2021 Job Categories:
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Lab Custodian - Weekend
Reports to: Manager of Security / Janitorial
Employment Status: Non-Exempt
Shift: Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Shift may change to Sunday-Thursday 8:00am - 4:30pm Post-Covid once shift segregation measures end.
The Lab Custodian performs general laboratory upkeep to aid in the production of oligonucleotides.
Job Specific Essential Functions:
Performs lab cleaning, includes but is not limited to: surface decontamination, equipment decontamination, washing glassware.
Stores and organizes lab equipment in the proper manner.
Prepares tubes, plates and other labware for use as necessary
Maintains electronic records of tasks performed
Performs administrative tasks
Complies with the requirements for an ISO 9001 and ISSO 14001 environment.
Performs necessary safety, emergency, and cleaning procedures.
Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values
Performs other duties as assigned
Position Specific Essential Functions:
Crushes glass when necessary
Applies proper expiration dating to reagent/cleaning labels
Adheres to safety regulations, lab SOPs, and contamination controls
Performs tasks outlined by the Maintenance Connection schedule within the given time period
High School diploma or equivalent OR three or more years of verifiable custodial experience required.
Working knowledge of computer software (email, Microsoft Word) required
Previous laboratory and chemical handling experience preferred
Other Job Qualifications
Ability to measure and handle materials in safe and accurate manner
Ability to maintain accuracy with attention to detail.
Ability to use aids and work instructions effectively to perform job functions
Ability to perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
Ability to maintain both a high standard of courtesy and cooperation in dealing with co-workers.
Adaptability to situations requiring the precise attainment of set limits, tolerances or standards.
Ability to perform repetitive work or to perform continuously the same work, according to set procedures sequence or pace.
Exert 20-50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or 10-15 lbs. of force frequently
Constant (67%-100% of work day)
Frequently (34-66% of work day)
Work requires close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Ability to read pertinent printed material and distinguish colors.
Ability to accurately read measurements on equipment.
Ability to prepare and read written documentation; use of computer.
What We Offer:
Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
10 Paid Holidays
Up to eight (8) weeks of 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates
401(k) with Company Match
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options
Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
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