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Technician II (Chemical - SSM) - Weekday Overnight

Company: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT)
Location: Washington
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

Integrated DNA Technologies (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 who understand that good data drives smart decisions. 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.

IDT is one of 10 Life Sciences companies of Danaher. Together, we accelerate the discovery, development and delivery of solutions that safeguard and improve human health.

Job Title: Technician II (Chemical - SSM)

Location: Coralville, IA

Shift: Weekday Overnight (Sunday - Wednesday 8:00pm - 6:00am)

Purpose statement:

The Technician II (Chemical - SSM) efficiently produces high quality materials for use in IDT's production labs.

Essential Functions:

  • Monitors inventory of the group effectively; utilizing the ERP system.
  • Follows the current processes for manufacturing, storage and transportation methods.
  • Adheres to current RCRA and hazardous material DOT regulations and follows hazardous material spill response protocols.
  • Gathers, interprets and analyzes oligo data.
  • Ensures materials are prepared in a timely fashion.
  • Changes and dispenses materials for production, as necessary.
  • Participates in customer and regulatory audits, as necessary.
  • Maintains accurate and detailed product, process, instrument and training records.
  • Adheres to all departmental protocols, rules, contamination controls, and safety procedures and understands the requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ISO 14001.
  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the Integrated DNA Technologies Core Values.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
    Department/Group Specific Essential Functions:

    --- Utilizes a full face respirator, as required.


    • Associate's degree in science related field plus 2 years of applicable lab experience required
    • Bachelor's degree in science related field preferred
      Other Job Qualifications:

      • Ability to operate job related equipment including the use of basic computer programs and systems to effectively carry out the duties of the position
      • Knowledge of basic Chemistry
      • Knowledge of safe chemical handling procedures and protocols
      • Skill to gather, analyze and interpret data
      • Ability to complete repetitive tasks efficiently and consistently
      • Adaptability to performing under stress when confronted with emergent, critical, unusual, or dangerous situations, or situation in which working speed and sustained attention are make-or-break aspects of the job.
      • Adaptability to performing 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 accepting responsibility for the direction, control or planning of an activity.
      • Adaptability to situations requiring the precise attainment of set limits, tolerances or standards.
      • Adaptability to perform repetitive work or to perform continuously the same work, according to set procedures sequence or pace.
        Physical Requirements:

        Exert 50-100 lbs. of force occasionally and/or 25-50 lbs. of force frequently

        What We Offer:

        • Shift Differentials (Extra Compensation for less traditional shifts)
        • Generous Paid Time Off Accruals
        • 16 Hours PAID Volunteer Time Off
        • 11 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.

          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.

          Given the essential job duties of this position, the employee is required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation and applicable law.

          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.The EEO posters are available here.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@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you've ever wondered what's within you, there's no better time to find out.

Keywords: Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT), Cedar Rapids , Technician II (Chemical - SSM) - Weekday Overnight, Professions , Washington, Iowa

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