New job Lab Technologist - Molecular Labs in Karnataka

Lab Technologist - Molecular Labs

Company : Sankalp India Foundation
Salary : ₹2,86,000 - ₹3,36,000 a year
Location : Karnataka

Full Description

We are looking for a molecular lab technologist for our labs in the department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Key responsibilities

  • Regular, reliable, consistent DNA and RNA extraction from patient samples (Samples include blood, tissue, urine, etc.).
  • Performing routine quality control on all extracted DNA in line with Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Responsible labelling, storage and retrieval of samples at later points.
  • Performing Real time PCR based assays. (Good pipetting skills - accuracy and reproducibility).
  • Performing PCR followed by gel electrophoresis. Should be able to excise and purify gel fragments, as well as PCR products to elute clean DNA.
  • Keeping record of all tests/experiments performed. (Experiments and data need to be recorded electronically on our in-house data management systems).
  • Laboratory upkeep (regular testing of lab equipment, keeping track of consumables / reagents, coordination with Stores Manager).
  • Sequencing Patient Samples (Sample preparation, analyzing results, and storing data).
  • Participation in research activities (reading research articles/literature, participating in assay designing, suggesting pilot experiments and understanding the basis of experiments conducted).
  • Participation in Quality Management activities (meetings, training, documentation, and testing).
  • Regular care and maintenance of lab equipment, as well as verification tests to ensure proper working conditions.
  • Regularly developing and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures on in-house data management systems)

Key requirements

  • Bachelors and/or Masters degree in Biological Sciences.
  • Laboratory experience (ideally in a Molecular Biology laboratory)
  • Experience with Real-time qPCR (cDNA prep, Sample prep, Mastermix Prep, Data Analysis)
  • Ability to learn new habits / techniques / skills

Expected Start Date: 21/6/2021

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ₹286,000.00 - ₹336,000.00 per year


  • Health insurance


  • Rotational shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Yes, necessary precautionary measures as outlined by WHO and Government of Karnataka/India are in place


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • total work: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No

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