Laboratory Operations Specialist II

Lab Operations · Berkeley, California
Department Lab Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Lab Operations Specialist 2

About Bonneville Labs

Bonneville Labs is a flexible co-working and traditional lab space operator and developer optimized for a community of Bio-Doers, emerging biotechnology companies, community partners, and life sciences market leaders. Bonneville Labs believes that research and development organizations can innovate faster when their mindshare is freed up from operations to focus on discovery and product development. Bonneville Labs seeks to improve our world and lives by eliminating operational hurdles and reducing the cost of research and development for our member companies and allowing them to go forward, faster toward world-changing discoveries and businesses.

Summary of Essential Job Functions

The Laboratory Operations Specialist is a co-builder inspired to provide force-multiplying systems to build and expand the life-science ecosystem.


  • Collaborate with other Bonneville Labs staff to provide an outstanding customer experience for our members.
  • Perform all duties and job functions associated with the site
  • Proactively interact with member scientists to identify and resolve issues with services, equipment, and supplies
  • Use of digital tracking software to process and perform daily tasks
  • Coordinate with BVL team and outside vendors for lab support
  • Suggest ideas and bring solutions for site improvements and increased efficiency
  • Manage the training of members on EH&S and equipment used for the site
  • Assist with any changes or cleaning necessary for the site to maintain an appealing atmosphere
  • Complete regulatory and operational training required to perform job functions
  • Work on ‘day-to-day’ procedures and follow internal procedures and direct instruction
  • Ability to perform duties with the highest regard for safety, quality, and site protocols or procedures
  • Traveling between Bonneville and customer sites required periodically



  • BS Degree in life sciences or related field of study preferred
  • 3 years experience in a laboratory setting
  • 3 years experience in customer-facing role
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills and customer service
  • Ability to work in a flexible and fast-paced environment
  • EH&S, Haz Mat, and bloodborne pathogen training are highly desirable
  • A drivers license and reliable vehicle required



Bonneville Labs is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law. Bonneville Labs is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.


(v.1 June 2022)

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  • Location
    Berkeley, California
  • Department
    Lab Operations
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience