Quality Technician
Job Details
Minneapolis, MN - Minneapolis, MN
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree
Quality & Regulatory

By joining Bio-Techne, you’ll join a company with a powerful and positive purpose of enabling cutting-edge research in Life Sciences and Clinical Diagnostics. Bio-Techne, and all of its brands, provides tools for researchers to further treat and prevent disease worldwide.

Position Summary:

This position will require setup, maintenance, troubleshooting, and operation of QC hematology analyzers. This position will require monitoring instrument performance throughout the QC process and troubleshooting the instrument when necessary. This position will test hematology products for homogeneity during the bottling process by following established methods.  The expectation for this position is to setup and QC product on 50% of the laboratory instruments and troubleshoot as necessary. You will assist the QC Laboratory Manager/Supervisor with releasing products to bottle and ship, proofing labels and assay sheets. You will serve as a member of the Technical Service team by rotating through our Technical Service Department and responding to customer inquiries and complaints with the assistance of senior members of the department. This position will adhere to safety regulations. Perform additional duties as assigned.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform and interpret laboratory homogeneity testing on control product
  • Proofread documents, labels, and assay sheets.
  • Troubleshoot the bottling and QC instruments when necessary
  • Perform manual testing on controls
  • Perform QC testing on 50% of the laboratory instruments.
  • Perform sign out of bulk tested and bottled product.
  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Handbook and follows guidelines regarding safety as outlined in the AWAIR, Chemical Hygiene and Exposure Control manuals in accordance to the job.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:

  • Position requires an MLT/MLS degree, Bachelor’s degree in Biology, or related field of study with 0-1 year of laboratory experience.  Attention to detail, organization, and data analysis skills are required.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel are required.  Computer entry and typing skills are required.  Must be able to work in a fast pace environment, multi task, and have good communication skills, both verbally and in writing.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of basic laboratory equipment and clinical test methods.
  • Skills pertaining to instrumentation.
  • Ability to act independently on routine testing.
  • Ability to plan, organize, and multi-task to complete testing in an efficient manner.
  • Ability to communicate professionally, both oral and written.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and perform at a high-level accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team.
  • Ability to work hours that conform to standard business operations (8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.).

Why Join Bio-Techne:

  • We offer competitive salaries along with extensive medical, vision, and dental plans for you and your family starting on day one!
  • We invest in our employees’ financial futures through 401k matching and an employee stock purchase plan.
  • We help our employees develop their careers through mentorship, promotional opportunities, training and development, internship programs, and more.
  • We offer employee resource groups, volunteer paid time off, employee events, and charity drives to build a culture of caring and belonging. 
  • We foster a culture of empowerment and innovation, where employees feel valued and encouraged to bring their new ideas to the table.

Where permitted by applicable law, candidate must have received or be willing to receive an FDA authorized COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for this position

Bio-Techne is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.