Accessioning Lab Associates (summer job) – Blueprint Genetics, Helsinki




Blueprint Genetics is on a mission to bring world-class genetic knowledge to mainstream healthcare. Our Helsinki Production Services Team is now looking for new Accessioning Lab Associates to work at our sample reception during the summer holidays (May – Aug 2019). We are a team of specialists that have expertise in the sample quality control and order reviewing in the sample accessioning process. Our team works in close collaboration with Clinical Laboratory and Client Services Teams.

Job description

In this position, your main tasks include order reviewing, sample reception and accessioning. You confirm that samples arriving to our Helsinki laboratory comply with our sample requirements and that the enclosed paperwork is sufficient. Your work is very detail-oriented and guided by precise guidelines. You work closely with Client Services Team to make sure that the customer is contacted about any missing or needed information. You work closely with Clinical Laboratory to give them quality material for the sequencing runs.


You should have a Laboratory Technician / B.Sc. level degree, or similar in biosciences or biotechnology or another related field. The ideal candidate has great written and verbal skills in Finnish and English and is able to work in our International environment – as well as review and process orders in English. Working together for a common goal motivates you. You have superior attention to detail and strong organization skills. You are enthusiastic to learn more about our production processes and have the passion to help develop them further.

Previous experience in laboratory accessioning operations will be an asset, but not required, since you will be offered proper training and support to get started.

What we offer

At Blueprint Genetics, you get to be a part of our global team of innovative, dynamic and motivated people. You will be working at the forefront of health and life sciences, in the company that makes a real difference for people’s health.

We offer you a rapidly evolving working environment, where you can learn and grow together with the company and great colleagues!

This position is a fixed-term, full-time summer job with a possibility of extension.

Please, submit your application and CV along with your salary request latest on 24th of May. Interviews and recruitment will be done as soon as suitable candidates are found.

Since you might have some additional questions about the position, you can contact Sini Vuorensyrjä, Production Services Team Manager by email sini.vuorensyrja(at)blueprint genetics.com.