AGNEMA, LLC Laboratory Technician Assistant (Seasonal) Pasco, WA · Part time

AGNEMA is a plant pathology and analytical laboratory that works with growers and agriculture companies at any stage of the crop production to detect soil-borne diseases and plant pathogens.

Description

Screening Begins: 9/10/22

 

The main responsibilities of this role are primarily routine, protocol driven tasks. Tasks are expected to be performed with a high level of autonomy. You will perform both general and technical lab support duties which primarily include, but are not limited to:

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Conducting low-level maintenance of lab instrumentation and equipment
  • Biological sample accessioning (such as from soil, plant tissues or plant pests)
  • Sample preparation and processing
  • Ensuring labware and supplies are properly cleaned, sterilized, maintained, and stocked through use of appropriate equipment and processes 
  • Maintaining a well-organized, clean and safe lab working environment

 

Requirements

  • 18 or older
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • No prior experience required
  • Basic math skills
  • Use basic lab equipment
  • Good knowledge of computer systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Needs to be organized, efficient, and have good time management skills
  • Ability to sit and stand for long periods
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Adheres to all standards, policies and systems as appropriate