The Tech Associate II would work in our Immunofluorescent Assay (IFA) production group, where they would prepare and cut mouse stomach-kidney (MSK) tissue sections for mounting to glass slide wells. The mounted MSK tissue sections (substrate) is utilized in the detection of a variety of Autoimmune disorders.
Utilize a cryostat tissue cutting machine for the sectioning of mouse stomach-kidney tissue in a controlled environment for the MSK slide product.
Sacrificing of live mice for kidney and stomach extraction, preparing the stomach-wrapped kidney for freezing in liquid Nitrogen.
Daily preparation and monthly cleaning of the cryostat tissue-cutting machines.
Tissue cutting and placement of tissue slices onto the wells of the MSK slides followed by slide fixation.
Maintain inventory and proper handling care of the mice, maintain, clean and minor repairs to cryostat equipment.
Other duties include document preparation.
Education: Associates Degree preferred and knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices.
Experience: 2 + years related work experience, manufacturing experience preferred working in a team environment.
Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
Attention to detail, good manual dexterity good hand/eye coordination, minor trouble-shooting skills
Ability to work in both in an individual or team environment
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely
Ability to lift 50 lbs
General math, time management and using Microsoft Office
What's in it for you?
Competitive pay and great benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and more!Opportunities for growth and training. Stability of a profitable 60+ year old company. Great work environment.
Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.
Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.
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