Discover the GENEWIZ Headquarters in South Plainfield, New Jersey!
Prior to joining the Brooks family in 2018, GENEWIZ, a Global provider of R&D Genomics Solutions, was founded in 1999 by Drs. Steve Sun and Amy Liao. After relocating from New York to New Jersey, GENEWIZ established its Global Headquarters in South Plainfield, New Jersey in 2006 and today has grown to a team of over three hundred employees. The cutting-edge services performed at the New Jersey location include Genetic Analysis (Sanger Sequencing), Next Generation Sequencing, Molecular Genetics, Regulatory Services, and Molecular Biology Prep. Customer-support functions of Technical Support and Project Management are also based in New Jersey, as are support operations including Marketing, IT, Finance and Human Resources.
Perks & Features
Situated in a small, beautiful suburban community, GENEWIZ headquarters in South Plainfield is minutes away from the bustling downtown college setting of New Brunswick, home to Rutgers University’s flagship campus. We’re also only an hour away from New York City!
Fresh Fruit Delivery:
All our US locations enjoy regular fresh fruit deliveries to offer our team members healthy snacking options throughout the day.
Throughout the year, our team members enjoy several Community Service outings. Every summer, we enjoy an Anniversary Barbecue and an Ice Cream Social and Food Truck event, and we celebrate the year’s success with an annual Holiday Party in December!
Q: What is the culture like at the office?
A: The atmosphere in South Plainfield is the perfect blend of personable professionalism. Our team members enjoy a fun atmosphere of working with the best & brightest in the biotech industry. Our employees’ satisfaction with their experience at GENEWIZ has led to the company being named among the “Best Places to Work in New Jersey” for 2019 and 2020.
Q: What’s the setup of the office?
A: Our South Plainfield campus spans three buildings, each with comfortable working areas, state-of-the-art laboratories, tech-savvy conference rooms, and break rooms with complimentary Starbucks coffee!
Q: Does Brooks offer benefits to employees?
A: Yes, Brooks offers competitive benefits to employees of the company that work 25 hours or more per week. In addition to Health Benefits, we’re proud to offer Tuition Reimbursement, Student Loan Paydown and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
"I have been blessed with excellent managers at Brooks that have helped me develop professionally and personally. Every day here at Brooks I have an opportunity to make a difference. It is very rewarding working at a company that is committed to excellence for our customers and truly cares about its employees and the community."
I’ve been working at GENEWIZ, a Brooks Life Sciences Company, for over 10 years across 4 different departments, and this has been a great place to grow my career and develop new skills. The environment is highly collaborative and team-oriented, with a strong focus on customer service. I would strongly recommend GENEWIZ to any prospective employee as an excellent place to work!
"I am grateful to be a part of such a wonderful company that strives to make the world a better place. My main career goal was to positively contribute to the world around me and, by working at GENEWIZ, I have the chance to make a difference in the field of science and technology. GENEWIZâ€™s friendly environment and positive atmosphere has allowed me to grow as an individual, learn new things in the field of genomics, and to strive to always find ways to improve. I look forward to my continued growth at GENEWIZ and to contributing to positively making a difference in the world."
"Working as an associate scientist in technical support for GENEWIZ, a Brooks Life Sciences Company, has provided me with an opportunity to apply my passion for science and helping others to the real world. I am humbled that my skillsets and expertise can play a part in helping research scientists around the world achieve the end goal of their experiments. GENEWIZ has provided me with opportunities to develop my skillsets in the fields of my own personal interests and allows me to practice them with experienced scientists. Every day is a new and exciting challenge and I am eager to see what the rest of my career with the Company has to offer."
“Working at Brooks has been an amazing experience. I have great mentors and supervisors who provide consistent training, guidance, and support, and give me the opportunity to develop my talents in sales and knowledge in genomics. Overall, Brooks has made me a more well-rounded professional. I am given the opportunity to pursue exciting new projects and am exposed to the most cutting-edge life sciences technologies.”
“Working at Brooks has empowered me to take on new roles and responsibilities which has allowed me to broaden my career and increase my confidence in my abilities. The technology I work on is novel and the prospect of follow on projects is exciting. I appreciate the team environment in which I work and feel I am a valued employee.”
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“My one goal after graduating was to begin a career in a company that loved robots as much as I did. As a Mechanical Engineer in the rotational program at Brooks Automation, I look forward to facing new and interesting challenges every day that let me continue to expand my knowledge base. I not only get to work in a wide variety of robotics subfields, but also have the opportunity to work alongside top-tier engineers who are inspiring models for the type of engineer I would want to be like in the future.”
“It has been fun to be a part of an organization which is growing and adding new products which are truly novel and support an unmet market need. It is a dynamic culture with a lot of opportunity to contribute and grow professionally.”
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