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Facilities Associate
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Wrigleyville, Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to handle time sensitive and critical materials
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Great communication (email & phone) and interpersonal abilities for external providers as well as internal customers
  • Basic understanding of electrical systems
  • Experience using hand tools
  • Ability to work with cleaning supplies and chemicals with appropriate protective gear
  • Ability to multi-task and remain flexible to changing needs of the business
  • Ability to stand, bend, reach and lift repeatedly for extended periods of time
  • Remain in a standing, walking, and bending position for extended periods of time
  • Provide facilities support in a high-volume next-generation sequencing clinical laboratory
  • Monitor freezers and fridges to ensure samples and reagents are being stored properly
  • Document all results and findings in order to satisfy regulatory requirements
  • Ensure all electrical, HVAC, and building facilities meet regulatory requirements
  • Check and ensure that facilities are clean. Assemble and move lab equipment and tables when necessary
  • Back up Equipment QC Technologist duties when necessary
  • Complete daily and routine maintenance on equipment as needed
  • Escort contractors and vendors to various areas of the lab to perform work/repairs as needed
  • Perform repairs on company equipment and appliances
  • Work with Tempus security team and building engineers on an as needed basis
  • Perform physical tasks such as the following
  • Assist with the clean up of trash and debris from the lab space
  • Remove ice build up inside Lab Freezers on a regular cadence
  • Assemble equipment, lab benches, chairs, tables as needed

1,001-5,000 employees

Data-driven precision medicine
Company Overview
Tempus is on a mission to provide the necessary tools to usher in an era of precision medicine. The company has built the world's largest library of clinical and molecular data and an operating system to make that information accessible and useful for patients, physicians, and researchers.