Full-Time

Lab Facilities Associate

Emulate

Emulate

51-200 employees

Creates advanced in vitro models for human health research

Hardware

Mid

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • 3+ years related Life Sciences work experience in a regulated lab setting
  • Knowledge and experience with biohazard regulations and material handling, including awareness of general industry and laboratory-specific safety standards
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team
  • Excellent social and communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively
  • Solid work ethic and professional conduct
  • Willing and able to perform a variety of physically intensive tasks
  • Adept at problem solving and promoting continuous improvement
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Responsibilities
  • Maintain knowledge of relevant lab-related requirements and regulations, internally and externally
  • Perform cleaning and sanitization of labs regularly assessing equipment, troubleshooting and resolving issues in a timely manner
  • Place and expedite orders for, and verify receipt of, lab supplies with special attention to planning for back orders
  • Provide general facility enablement by fulfilling routine light maintenance work orders
  • Assist with scheduling preventative maintenance to mitigate lab disruption
  • Track Chemical inventory and maintain all MSDS, removing expired items when made aware of
  • Prepare and track biohazard waste removal, sharps removal, and satellite chemical waste removal
  • Ensure deliveries inside and out of labs; including dry ice, liquid nitrogen, CO2 deliveries, and biohazard waste pick up
  • Utilize Limble to enter equipment information and calibration reports
  • Act as point of contact for operation and maintenance of all common laboratory equipment calibrations
  • Accountable for on call response related to equipment alarm monitoring
  • Partner with stakeholders throughout all labs to ensure effective, clean, and safe lab operations
  • Provide assistance to the Director of Lab Operations to ensure all laboratories (e.g., wet labs, Biosafety Level 2, etc.) are maintained for cleanliness and sterility

Emulate, Inc. stands out as a leader in the biotechnology industry with its advanced in vitro models, such as the Human Emulation System® and Organ-Chips, which provide detailed insights into human biology and disease. The company's technical prowess is demonstrated by the recognition of its Organ-Chips as Product Design of the Year 2015 by London’s Design Museum and their inclusion in the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection. Emulate's commitment to improving drug safety assessments, as evidenced by their published framework for integrating Liver-Chip data into drug safety assessments, further solidifies their competitive advantage in the industry.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$243.6M

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-9%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

6%