IDEXX is excited to announce a new employment opportunity, made possible in partnership with The Maine Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory. We are partnering with the State of Maine to create a new testing site anchored at the State lab in Augusta which will quadruple current State testing capacity. We've put together some FAQs and articles that will provide more insight into the project that can be found here.
IDEXX is actively assisting with the recruiting process for candidates interested in Supervisory contract opportunities for this exciting and impactful partnership. The successful hires will be overseeing the team that will conduct molecular RealPCR analysis, in support of the State of Maine’s ongoing COVID-19 testing efforts. This is an opportunity to use your laboratory skills and leadership expertise to directly assist efforts during this extraordinary public health crisis.
The ideal candidate will have:
4+ years’ experience working in a CLIA-certified human clinical diagnostic laboratory;
a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), Medical Technologist (MT), or Clinical Laboratory Science, (CLS) or Microbiology degree from an accredited academic institution;
experience using electronic and single or multichannel pipettes for low volumes (5-20 μL)
experience supervising employees in a fast-paced laboratory environment.
ideally, experience performing PCR Testing, or strong knowledge thereof;
This Full-time opportunity will be on second shift. The location will be Augusta, ME, and we expect this assignment to last for one year.
Extensive training on required RealTime PCR techniques will be provided.
Internal Number: J-015194
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