Lab Operations Specialist

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Lab Operations Specialist, working in the Biotechnology/Medical Devices industry in Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States.

  • Assist with the site expansion project and planning for Research operations and partner with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Manage and coordinate operational readiness activities in the new lab space including but not limited to space utilization, vendor communications, new equipment use, and training during the construction and roll-out of new Research labs in accordance with Kite best practices.
  • Manage the transition of Research operations to the new labs and the relocation of existing laboratory equipment.
  • Provide support and collaborate with team members to ensure a smooth transition of Research operations to the new labs.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and Facilities & Engineering concerning the acquisition and installation of new lab equipment and preventative maintenance contracts.

The pay range we are offering is 30 to 39 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.

Our Client

Our client is a people driven staffing company.  Growing fast - 33% annually! 

How?  Building trusting relationships with top candidates. Like you!  You’ll get one-on-one time focused on your skills, needs, and discovering opportunities in which you’ll thrive.  The goal is to place you in the right position for you and your goals. 

Where?  Top IT and telecommunications companies.  You’ll make a difference and grow in Technology, Government Services, Professional Services, or Engineering.

Helping you achieve your goals!  It’s the right way and the only way to succeed in staffing.

Experience Required for Your Success
  • 4+ years of relevant experience with a BA or BSc degree. Or 3+ years of relevant experience with an MS degree.
  • 2 years of relevant research experience/experience working with relevant equipment and researchers.
  • 1-2 years of relevant lab management experience, ideally within the biotech industry installation.
  • Detailed understanding and awareness of the type of research performed in the relevant laboratories.
What Do You Think?

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