Biological Materials Production Technician 1

Employer: TechLab, Inc.
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: Biotech/Chemical/Pharmaceutical
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 5/16/2024
Closing Date: 7/5/2024
TechLab, Inc.TechLab, Inc.
TECHLAB®, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes rapid non-invasive intestinal diagnostics in the areas of intestinal inflammation, antibiotic associated diarrhea and parasitology.
Job Description
Biological Materials Production Technician 1
TechLab, Inc. develops, manufactures and distributes medical diagnostic tests. Our company places emphasis on science and collaboration with Universities. We are looking to add a Biological Materials Production Technician to our team.
An employee in this position can expect to perform the following duties:
  • Perform basic microbiology procedures, cell culture, and gram staining
  • Growth and maintenance of parasite organism culture
  • Screen biological materials for reactivity
  • Purify antibodies using various chromatography techniques
  • Conduct regular calibrations and validations on equipment
  • Receive and maintain the chemical inventory
  • Make buffers, culture media and other reagents
  • Clean and sterilize laboratory glassware
  • Perform rehydration and dispensing of raw materials
  • Conduct investigations for non-conformances and defects
  • Perform peer review on completed batch records and other documents
  • Work on tasks set by Biological Materials Production Team Leader and Biological Materials Production Manager
TechLab offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits. This position requires candidates to possess a Bachelor’s in a scientific field, or equivalent experience, or an Associates Degree with chromatography and/or protein purification experience. Interested candidates should send a resume to or visit our website at
 Blacksburg & Radford Virginia EOE.
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