Sample Management Coordinator I vacancy in SomaLogic Boulder, CO

  • Full Time
  • Boulder, CO
  • Applications have closed

Website SomaLogic

This Jobsfunter Listing is about SomaLogic in Boulder, CO 2022

About the job

Job Description

Wage Notice: $40,000-$50,000 The base salary offered may vary depending on the candidate’s job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

Company Summary:

SomaLogic (NASDAQ: SLGC) was founded in 2000 with the goal of improving the well-being and quality of life of every individual by transforming how diseases were detected, diagnosed and managed. Building on decades of aptamer research, SomaLogic scientists developed a ground-breaking proteomics technology that overcomes the significant challenges of existing protein measuring technologies, with multiple applications across the biological and medical sciences.

Our mission is to leverage our proprietary technology to create, develop and commercialize innovative life science research tools and breakthrough clinical products that transform healthcare.

We are currently looking for a Contract Sample Management Coordinator (similar to a laboratory technician) to support the inventory, processing, and distribution of biohazardous samples in a fast pace CLIA/CAP Laboratory. The coordinator will perform activities in support of daily procedures including but not limited to checking in, tracking, aliquoting, storing, preparing, and returning or destroying biological samples.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Receiving and quality checking biological material shipments
  • Assisting in biological sample verification, documentation and storage
  • Accessioning of specimens using automated and manual systems
  • Manually processing large biological sample sets using multichannel pipettes
  • Maintaining accurate associations between samples and their replicates using database systems
  • Maintaining an accurate sample inventory
  • Distributing processed samples to functional groups within SomaLogic
  • Supporting disposition of biological specimens in collaboration with the Project Management and Shipping and Receiving departments
  • Adhere to CLIA/CAP Laboratory standards and regulations
  • Performing tasks per established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Completing controlled forms while performing procedures with a high level of accuracy and detail
  • Adhering to Good Documentation Practices (GDP) during all documentation steps
  • Complying with Quality Assurance and Regulatory requirements
  • Communicating questions, concerns and procedure deviations clearly and promptly
  • Performing routine laboratory maintenance
  • Complying with laboratory safety policies and procedures

Skills & Requirements



High school diploma with a minimum of 3 years of relevant lab experience or Associate’s degree with a minimum of 2 years of relevant lab experience.

Skills And Experience

  • Experience processing specimens using microliter single-channel and multi-channel pipettes
  • Experience in sample accessioning, distribution, inventory, and database management
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks for long periods of time with high accuracy
  • Experience and skill to perform checks on your own work while it is being performed
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision while following SOPs
  • Ability to adhere to timelines
  • Strict attention to detail
  • Desire to work collaboratively and effectively in a team oriented, fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with the major MS Office applications (intermediate level Excel or above preferred)
  • Familiarity with inventory systems (LIMS preferred)
  • Ability to learn and understand complex databases systems and how they interact

Work Environment:

  • Work is in a typical laboratory environment with Personal Protective Equipment use required (enhanced PPE use for infectious material)
  • The work environment may include, but is not limited to, the following hazards: chemical, electronic, mechanical, biohazard waste and infectious material (COVID-19)
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is regularly required to stoop, crouch and twist. Occasionally the employee is required to kneel, squat, and sit.
  • This position requires work with biological specimens at – 80 °C temperatures in a laboratory setting

COVID Policy:

To protect the health and safety of our employees and reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission in the workplace, SomaLogic is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID. Employees with a medical or religious reason why they cannot be vaccinated may seek a reasonable accommodation, which SomaLogic will provide unless it would impose an undue hardship on the Company or pose a direct threat to health and safety. Applicants in need of an accommodation from the vaccination requirement must notify their recruiter once the applicant has received a conditional offer of employment, at which point SomaLogic will confirm the need for an accommodation and, if confirmed, begin the interactive process to determine whether a reasonable accommodation is possible. Applicants should not request an accommodation unless and until they have received a conditional offer of employment.


At SomaLogic, we recognize the key to success is having empowered team members. We value our employees and aim to retain and attract talent by offering competitive benefits. One thing that sets us apart is that our medical, dental, vision, short- & long-term disability plans and life insurance premiums are 100% paid by the company. We also offer competitive paid time off plans, including vacation in which employees accrue 15 days per year to start. Employees also receive 11 paid company holidays, 1 personal floating holiday, a volunteer day, and 10 sick days. In the summer, we offer half day paid leave every Friday. In addition, we offer 401(k) matching at 4%, FSA’s, tuition reimbursement, stock options, and an employee assistance program.

All SomaLogic qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

EEO Statement:

SomaLogic provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Company: SomaLogic

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate 

Job Location: Boulder, CO

Application Deadline: N/A

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