Molecular Genetics Technologist (ASCP certified)

Clearance Level
Travis AFB, California

REQ#: RQ127332

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is hiring a Molecular Genetics Technologist to support clinical trials/ medical research located at Travis Air Force Base in CA.

The Molecular Genetics Technologist will be responsible for:

  • Conducting laboratory examinations for clinical trials and medical research.
  • Collecting laboratory samples and document scientific findings to support claims and initial theories.
  • Utilize various advanced laboratory equipment and machinery.
  • Work with chemical solutions and sensitive samples, resulting in strict compliance and adherence to safety protocols and regulations.

What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor of Science in either clinical laboratory science, genetics, molecular genetic technology, biology, or related field.
  • 1-3 years or more of relevant experience.
  • ASCP certified in Molecular Genetics (CLSp MB).
  • Must be familiar with lateral flow assays and ELISA testing.
  • Tech Work with all types of Molecular Biology techniques including: ELISA, DNA and RNA extraction, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR), Reverse Transcriptase PCR, Southern and Western Blotting, Gel Electrophoresis, Restriction Enzyme Digest, Capillary Electrophoresis, Sanger Sequencing, Probe Hybridization, Bead Capture Technology, and Microarray Technology.
  • Able to read, write, and speak English fluently in order to effectively communicate with all personnel eligible for medical care and the staff of the military medical treatment facility (MTF).
  • Proficient with office equipment (e.g., computers, multi-line telephone system, voicemail, facsimile, copier, printers), as well as business software for word processing, presentations, spreadsheets, database management, and email communications. This includes, but is not limited to, Microsoft Office 2003 (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).

What Would Be Even Better:

  • MS degree in genetics or related field.

Skills & Attributes for Success:

  • Sufficient initiative, interpersonal relationship skills and social sensitivity such that they can relate constructively to a variety of patients and staff from diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent time management and communication skills; able to work in a team environment and concurrently support several active clinical research projects.





About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.