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Actalent Entry Level Extractions Lab Technician in Newton, New Jersey


• Receive, label and analyze samples (saliva, blood, toxic, tissue etc.)

• Design and execute laboratory testing according standard procedures, make observations and interpret findings

• Conduct experiments under defined conditions to verify/reject various types of hypotheses using refined scientific methods

• Record all data and results in specified forms (paper and electronic) with accuracy and responsibility

• Maintain equipment and assist in ordering laboratory supplies

• Ensure that all safety guidelines are followed strictly at all times and maintain a clean and orderly environment


DNA extraction, DNA sequencing, biological samples, quality testing, lab testing, sample preparation, Chemistry, Biology, biochemistry, biological science, PCR, PCR DNA, liquid handling, pipetting

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Proven experience as Lab Technician or relevant position

• Experience in operating electrical and nonelectrical laboratory equipment and potentially dangerous substances

• Working knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel) and database systems

• Ability to work autonomously and under pressure

• Degree in biology, chemistry or relevant sciences field


First, second, and third shift availability.

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.