Title: Laboratory Technician Location: Bethesda, MD Duration: Permanent Start date: Immediate Need Salary: Competitive salary offered with full benefit package Requirements: BS/MS in a Life Science related field of study. Candidate must successfully complete/pass all background checks and certifications and maintain compliance with the NIH Biosurety program. Work will be performed up to 40 hours per week during normal business hours, Monday-Friday, excluding Federal holidays. However, work can run past business hours and flexibility will be needed, and the contractor will be responsible for scheduling. Telework may be authorized if approved by the Task Leader, COR, and the Contracting Officer. Responsibilities: Performs laboratory techniques relating to scientific research Prepares specimens and equipment for use. Perform general lab management, and responsible for laboratory upkeep and routine maintenance of equipment, maintaining laboratory supplies and equipment including chemicals, biological materials, biological wastes, etc. Catalog and label laboratory samples. Help with maintaining and organizing inventory of samples and metadata, and with managing inventory of laboratory supplies and reagents. Maintain detailed laboratory records of experiments and their results. Operate and communicate effectively in a group, team-oriented working environment. Work with and support others in a collegial, open, respectful, and interactive working manner. Work collaboratively with others in the lab to generate data for publications. Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services. With more than 6,000 employees and roughly 50 offices throughout the US we provide scientific, clinical, engineering, energy, IT, legal and administrative staffing services. For more than 40 years, we have delivered workforce solutions and integrated services to clients nationally.