CareersKit Operations and Office Assistant


Kit Operations and Office Assistant

CosmosID is an innovative end-to-end microbiome services company located in Rockville, MD. We provide Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and a custom built best-in-class metagenomics analysis platform for industry leading pathogen identification and microbiome characterization. We are currently recruiting a kit operations and office assistant.

Requirements and Abilities                                                                

  • High School Diploma
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Clear written and verbal communication
  • Proficient in the use of computers
  • Ability to use Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Able to perform possibly mundane or redundant tasks for long periods of time
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to assemble kits to written requirements to a level satisfactory to QC processes (preferred)
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Able to lift at least 50lbs

Expectations of job:

  • Perform kit assembly, component gathering and tracking
  • Follow SOPs
  • Complete daily and weekly tasks efficiently
  • Work on-site in Germantown, MD (no work from home options for this position)
  • Manage workload based on priorities for the day
  • Communicate with a team clearly and often
  • Use Slack for team updates
  • Create documentation and SOPs
  • Respond to emails within the company and directly to clients
  • Provide weekly updates to your manager
  • Help with customer support for the microbiome team
  • Answer the phone or make phone calls to UPS or other vendors
  • Help create and post microbiome team content on social media

Position Type: Full-Time

Compensation is market competitive, and based on the experience and the expertise of the selected candidates. The candidate should have a legal work permit to work in the US. Interested candidates are invited to send their CV and cover letter to