Inventory & Packaging Technician

  • Ultima Genomics
  • Newark, CA, USA
  • Jul 22, 2022
Full time Biotech

Job Description

Rapidly growing life sciences technology company

Ultima Genomics is a rapidly growing company that is developing ground-breaking genomics technologies. Our mission is to continuously drive the scale of genomic information to enable unprecedented advances in biology and improvements in human health. We have developed a foundational new approach to sequencing at scale that overcomes limitations due to the high costs of current technologies. We are well-funded and have raised approximately $600 million from global top-tier investors. Our team brings together unique and diverse expertise across multiple disciplines, from healthcare and life sciences, to engineering, to technology and software and beyond. We are a collaborative group of more than 350 employees, including successful entrepreneurs, chemists, hardware and software engineers, genomics and biotechnology experts, molecular and computational biologists, software and algorithm experts, and operations and commercial leaders. Join us to develop and commercialize technologies that unleash the power of genomics at scale and empower the future of human health. 

We are looking for a highly motivated Inventory & Packaging Technician to join our team!

How You’ll Contribute

  • Perform routine audits/physical inventory counts of lab consumables, supplies and finished goods
  • Track & log incoming and outgoing inventory
  • Generate consumption reports to assist with manufacturing and purchasing decisions
  • Replenish and organize inventory storage and staging locations as needed
  • Perform quality checks on products including label compliance and accuracy
  • Report and correct any product defects
  • Package products for shipments according to specifications
  • Fulfill orders and coordinate shipments
  • Assist consumables manufacturing production team as needed

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • 2-3 years’ experience in material handling or inventory replenishment
  • Meticulous and detail-oriented
  • Excellent organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required, inventory management software a plus
  • Motivated and willing to work in a fast-paced environment as part of a hard-working and multidisciplinary team

Ultima Genomics is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable laws. See also Ultima Genomics’ EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by contacting


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