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Lab Technician (Scientific Mfg) - Weekend Nights

Cary, North Carolina
Job Type
1 Aug 2022

IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Our work is complex and cutting-edge, and our team members are curious, creative thinkers. At IDT, we realize that although science may be uniform, people are unique. We promote a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.

We are currently hiring for our Technician II (2) role across multiple shifts and departments.

Apply now and be a part of a company supporting life changing science developments! #WonderWhatsWithin #CreateYourOwnOpportunities

New Graduates Welcome!

Job Title: Technician II

Location: On-Site; Morrisville (RTP), North Carolina

Shift(s): Full-Time (40 Hours)

IDT Coralville operates 24/7 with openings across our shifts!

What does a Lab Technician Do?

Our entry-level scientific lab-based positions are split between three sub-titles, Synthesis, Purification, and Formulation. The Lab Technician II synthesizes, purifies, and/or formulates custom oligonucleotides according to standard operating procedures (SOPs) and the customer's order. Automation and daily tasks vary by department.

What do we require?

Associate's (2 year) degree

OR a High-School Diploma (GED) + Lab Manufacturing Experience

What skills does the ideal candidate possess?

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Basic computer literacy

  • Ability to operate in a fast-pace team environment

Safety/Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Requirements:

  • Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures

  • Must be able to work around chemicals, and other substances

  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment for extended periods of time is required, including but not limited to safety toe footwear, gloves, safety glasses, goggles, and/or face shield, and lab coat.

  • Chemical departments may require the use of a respirator.

Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.

What do we offer?

  • Flexible Start Dates (Orientation every Monday)

  • Set (Non-Rotating) Schedules

  • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals

  • PAID Volunteer Time Off - Volunteer in the community, and get paid to do it!

  • 10 Paid Holidays

  • 100% paid parental leave to eligible U.S. associates

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Options

  • Sign-On Bonus for Weekend and Overnight positions

  • Annual Incentive Compensation Program

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Are you ready to join an innovative, fast-paced, new team? Apply Now!

When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@ to request accommodation.

If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

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  • Job Reference: 673844066-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT)
  • Location: Cary, North Carolina
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent