PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking Operations Technician in Germantown, MD Position Summary: Prepares bio specimen samples or clinical agents for pickups, courier deliveries, and shipments.Performs internal specimen consolidation under the guidance of a Senior Operations Technician.Receives, handles and inventories specimens of human, animal, and/or plant origin at temperatures ranging from ambient to -196 C, and having potentially hazardous properties.Performs bio specimen data entry in multiple data bases.Receives, handles, and inventories bio specimens and/or clinical agents at various temperature ranges.May prepare protocol kits in accordance with Standard Work InstructionsWorks closely with managers to support customer inquiries, discrepancies, inventory maintenance and database updates. Maintains data records and reviews for accuracy.Responsible for using an inventory management system for data entry, sample tracking, and management of samples and/or clinical agents.May prepare sample aliquots to client specifications and other laboratory proceduresResolves discrepancies involving duplicate IDs or redundant entries, and multi-field corrections as directed by client or Supervisor instructions.Verifies material prior to shipment, confirms accuracy of data entry after download, and completes receipt documentation for incoming clinical agents and/or supplies.Programs temperature monitors when required for shipments.Pack all bio specimens or clinical agents to specific transit temperature to avoid any possible temperature excursions.Contributes to development of standard operating procedures for repository, kitting, and/or laboratory.Assures compliance to cGMP parts 210 and 211 and company quality systems.Follows standard operating procedures (SOPs), facility safety guidelines, and Food & Drug Administration (FDA) requirements which may include compliance with cGMP CFR parts 210 and 211 where applicable. PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status. Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including: Health insurance Paid holidays Weekly payroll Immediate 401(k) eligibility Completion Bonuses Training Please note availability of benefits may vary by position PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com PDS pays for referrals!