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EUROFINS FRONTIER GLOBAL SCIENCES Production Associate I - Synthesis in BOTHELL, Washington

Company DescriptionEurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.Eurofins is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. Eurofins is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. The Group also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 55,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 50 countries. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.In 2020, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 5.4 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.Job DescriptionSince 1999, Eurofins Genomics Blue Heron has delivered tens of millions of base pairs of perfectly accurate genes to thousands of customers worldwide using its proprietary GeneMaker multi-technology platform. We are 100% committed to serving our customers with high quality, strict confidentiality standards, and improved business efficiency.Responsible for oligonucleotide synthesis, cleavage/deprotection and quality control (35%). Other core responsibilities include tracking of projects using proprietary database tools, resolving technical issues and assistance with shipping to customers (fulfillment, 65%).Position Responsibilities/Accountabilities:* Operate and maintain synthesizers in accordance with established protocols.* Monitor stocks of synthesis reagents and supply to assure uninterrupted production.* Perform downstream processing of oligos involving deprotection, liquid handlers, and spectrophotometers.* Other duties include preparation and packaging of finished product, handling manual shipping paperwork, tracking and fulfilling custom shipments* Must be able to multitask, work under tight shipping timelines, ensuring product meets high expectation customers expect from Blue Heron* Work within a multi-disciplinary team, meet goals for accuracy, production deadlines and throughput utilizing the company's proprietary gene-synthesis platform and related tools.* Perform production protocols according to established company operating procedures and assist with general production support as needed.Qualifications* The ideal candidate is self-motivated, possesses outstanding organizational skills, and the demonstrated ability to perform as an effective team member.* He/she will have an educational background involving biochemistry or molecular biology with hands-on experience of commonly used laboratory equipment and procedures.* Experience with gene synthesis and liquid handling robots and work experience in an automated high-throughput screening, sequencing group, or genome center is a plus.* Good computer skills, precise attention to detail, record keeping, and a