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GMP Laboratory Technician



Middleton, WI, USA
Posted on Thursday, September 14, 2023
At eGenesis, we aspire to deliver safe and effective human transplantable cells, tissue and organs utilizing the latest advancements in genome editing.
eGenesis is seeking a GMP Lab Technician to join our Embryology team to participate in production activities of the Middleton porcine cloning (SCNT) laboratory, which is a cleanroom, GMP-compliant laboratory. In this role, you will primarily perform cloning media preparation. Additionally, you will contribute to porcine oocyte/embryo handling and characterization, cell culture, and cloning activities. You bring a strong background in media preparation/reconstitution, embryo handling, cell culture, and record-keeping. You should also be comfortable following written protocols and working alongside others with, or as, a verifier. This role is an opportunity to work with and learn from a highly collaborative, efficient team within a growing organization focused on ending the global organ shortage.


  • Perform media preparation for Embryology Team use
  • Perform reconstitution of chemicals and aliquot into single-use aliquots
  • Using a precise scale, measure out chemicals according to a strict media recipe to generate complex medias
  • Perform testing on media, as dictated by the protocol
  • Work with on-site Operations staff to ensure components and base medias required are purchased
  • Perform final processing of medias, including filtering, aliquoting, and labelling according to procedures.
  • Contribute to cell culture and prepare cell media according to procedures
  • Thaw and plate cells according to procedures
  • Detach cells during the cloning procedure to facilitate the workflow
  • Assist in laboratory upkeep, including cleaning and equipment calibration
  • Document laboratory processes and equipment operations
  • Perform verification and record-keeping tasks for cloning personnel


  • Bachelor of Science in relevant area with 2+ years of relevant experience in an in vitro embryo production lab in an academic or industry setting
  • Knowledge and expertise in IVF, cell culture, embryo handling and characterization
  • Media preparation experience preferred
  • Proficient at aseptic laboratory technique
  • Basic embryo handling and evaluation abilities
  • Electronic Lab Notebook experience
  • Familiarity with Quality Control procedures - comfortable following SOPs and Procedures
  • Comfortable maintaining and using laboratory equipment