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Lab Tech I

Myriad Genetics, Inc
Austin, TX 78701
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Location: Austin, TX, United States
Job Identification: 783
Job Schedule: Full time

Job Function and Purpose

The Lab Tech I's goal is to ensure that all samples collected, received, and/or shipped are maintained, tracked, and managed to ensure complete traceability and accountability in an organized and expedient manner.

Principal Responsibilities

Receiving, handling, and shipping of sensitive biological samples.

Data entry to maintain up-to-date and accurate data for all samples.

Assist in locating samples as necessary.

Reconciliation of sample inventory documentation.

Interfacing with customers as necessary regarding sample issues.

Various special projects as needed.

Pursue a personal development program aimed at improving skills and knowledge to increase effectiveness.

Interact and cooperate with other departments throughout the corporation in a professional manner to be aware of scientific activities of pertinence to the department and company.

Nature and Scope

The Lab Tech I reports to a Supervisor, Senior Scientist, or Director. The incumbent initiates, and develops processes expected to result in partial or complete project fulfillment related to products or needed information.

Position Requirements

College educated; 4 year degree in a scientific discipline.

Must be detail oriented and highly organized.

Proficient in MS Office.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Self-motivated and able to work well independently and in a team situation.

Knowledge of GLP & GMP regulations preferred.


The Lab Tech I is accountable for following company procedures and working to the best of their ability to ensure quality in all aspects of the job.

Physical and Mental Requirements
  • Carrying, communicating, analyzing, coordinating, lifting up to 20lbs, repetitive Motion, color Determination The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.


About UsMyriad Genetics Inc., is a leading personalized medicine company dedicated to being a trusted advisor transforming patient lives worldwide with pioneering molecular diagnostics. Myriad discovers and commercializes molecular diagnostic tests that: determine the risk of developing disease, accurately diagnose disease, assess the risk of disease progression, and guide treatment decisions across six major medical specialties where molecular diagnostics can significantly improve patient care and lower healthcare costs. Myriad is focused on three strategic imperatives: maintaining leadership in an expanding hereditary cancer market, diversifying its product portfolio through the introduction of new products and increasing the revenue contribution from international markets. For more information on how Myriad is making a difference, please visit the Company's website: www.myriad.com .

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender,national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Please answer all questions completely. Please do not provide any information not specifically requested on this Employment Application form.

Posted: 2021-01-11 Expires: 2021-02-12

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