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Laboratory Accessioner

Company: Azenta
Location: South Plainfield
Posted on: May 12, 2024

Job Description:

Job Title: Lab Accessioner

Location: South Plainfield, NJ

Shift: M-F 9am-5pm

At Azenta, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

Azenta Life Sciences is a global leader in the life sciences space with headquarters in Burlington, MA, and offices and operations worldwide. We are a market leader in automated bio sample management solutions and genomic services across areas such as drug development, clinical and advanced cell therapies for the industry's top pharmaceutical, biotech, academic and healthcare institutions globally. We provide unparalleled capabilities with our lab analysis, sample management and storage services, informatics software, and consumables, with the largest installed base managing over 1 billion samples globally.

How You'll Make an Impact

As a Lab Accessioner, you'll play a pivotal role in the seamless operation of our lab by ensuring the accurate reception, accessioning, and handling of specimens, both in research and clinical settings. Your attention to detail and adherence to protocols will guarantee the integrity of our data and contribute to the efficiency of our processes, ultimately aiding in the advancement of scientific research and patient care.

What You'll Do

  • Receiving specimens and accessioning in the LIMS system, including in both a Research Use Only (RUO) setting and Clinical setting. Accurately identify, label, and transport specimens to designated lab areas, ensuring compliance with protocols for both RUO and Clinical use.
  • Properly comment any additional or missing information and contact office staff with a request.
  • Promptly notifies immediate supervisor of exceptions and/or unusual occurrences.
  • Properly handles and stores ambient, refrigerated, and frozen specimens. Properly discard specimen according to SOP.
  • Pack and ship remaining specimens back to customers upon request.
  • Properly dispose of contaminated materials, keep work areas supplied and clean.
  • Assist lab scientists with the operation of standard laboratory instruments.
  • Clean work area, surrounding laboratory after completion of work day.
  • Handle hazardous waste in accordance to preset policies, protocols and regulatory standards.
  • Perform routine laboratory assistant duties according to SOP. What You Will Bring
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Frequently lifts boxes that weigh up to 25lbs
    • Previous medical or production experience is a plus
    • Understanding of Laboratory quality control and assurance preferred
    • Comfortable handling biological specimens
    • Ability to accurately identify specimens
    • Experience working in a team environment
    • Strong data entry and organizational skills
    • High level of attention to detail
    • Proficient in MS Office

      EOE M/F/Disabled/VET

      Azenta Life Sciences is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
    • Equal Employment Opportunity

      As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do our utmost to ensure that there is no discrimination or bias against anyone applying for a job or in any phase of employment for reasons related to race, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, or gender identity.

      We welcome and value diversity, to ensure that our work benefits from a broad range of viewpoints and perspectives. Our growing global reach gives us the opportunity to bring to our business an even richer diversity of experiences and capabilities. For assistance in the application process, please reach out to or call (978) 262-2400. Review EEO Poster Know Your Rights: WOrkplace Discrimination is Illegal (

      Azenta Life Sciences participates in E-Verify -, and will provide the United States Federal Government with your form I-9 information to confirm you are authorized to work in the United States. For more information, please visit E-Verify - at . E-Verify - is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

    • Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Statement

      The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

      41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: Azenta, New York , Laboratory Accessioner, Healthcare , South Plainfield, New York

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