Thermo Fisher Scientific Site Specialist in New Haven, Connecticut

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

The Site Specialist will maintain lab equipment and support inventory management services. General duties include chemical management and tracking, and stock room maintenance. This position is based in New Haven, CT.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inventory management of laboratory consumables

  • Chemical inventory management and auditing of storage locations.

  • Glassware washing

  • Media / Solution Prep

  • Write work instructions for new and existing instrumentation, as needed.

  • Send instructions to document writer for SOP creation.

  • Laboratory Technical Support Services

  • Sample Management Assist Lab Personnel in receiving clinical and non-clinical samples per SOP

  • Verification of lab samples

  • Maintain excel/Watson database for lab department

  • Maintain Watson database for lab department

  • Maintain sample management binders

  • Return samples within a reasonable time after they have been tested

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

  • High School Diploma, or equivalent

  • Ability to consistently lift, push and pull 30-40 pounds; may be required to lift 50 lbs.

  • May occasionally use material handling equipment such as push carts and pallet jacks

  • Must be able to work overtime, as required.

  • Ability to operate a hand held scanner

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

  • Customer-service oriented

  • Proficient organizational and multi-tasking skills

  • Independent and self-directed

  • Detail oriented

  • Computer literate and working knowledge Microsoft Word and Excel

Working Conditions:

  • Works primarily at customer locations, in a laboratory environment.

  • Work will also be performed in cubicles and/or in and around shipping/receiving docks, stock rooms, and storage locations.

  • May be required to work independently at a customer location.

  • Extensive walking may be required

  • Personal protective equipment may be required when performing certain job functions; items may include lab coats, coveralls, hood, face mask, steel toed shoes, safety gloves.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.