Temporary Facilities Assistant

  • South San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Contract

Company Description

Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. develops innovative protein therapeutics to improve the lives of patients with cancer. The company focuses on developing immune modulators and precision therapies for solid tumor cancers paired with companion diagnostics to identify patients who are most likely to benefit from treatment with Five Prime’s product candidates. The company’s product candidates have innovative mechanisms of action and address patient populations in need of better therapies. Five Prime has entered into strategic collaborations with leading global pharmaceutical companies and has promising product candidates in clinical and preclinical development. For more information, please visit www.fiveprime.com.


Job Description

We are looking for a temporary Facilities Associate with basic mechanical background to join the Facilities Group.  They will be responsible for setting up light equipment moves and biology lab relocation   This is a three-month temporary assignment and the position reports to the Facilities Manager.


    Education and Experience:

    • High School Diploma or G.E.D. Required
    • 0-4 years of relevant experience
    • The successful candidate must have understanding of basic mechanical hardware tools.
    • Prefer someone with experience in a biotechnology environment.


    • Experience in building or assembling parts by hand.
    • Understand and comply with safety procedures when operating equipment or tools
    • Meticulous and organized
    • Excellent organizational and communication skills are required
    • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment is also necessary
    • Must be able to safely lift 35 lbs

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