San Mateo Metro Area, CA
|Molecular diagnostics company in the Bay Area has a opportunity for a Manufacturing Associate. The company s testing product line, is a PCR based product used in organ and stem cell transplantation and other areas of immunogenetics research.|
Summary of Position
The primary responsibility of the Scientist I, Manufacturing Sciences position will be to support the activities of the Manufacturing group. Depending on the needs of a small company, all individuals may be required to perform tasks in areas outside of their primary responsibility.
Conduct routine operations to manufacture molecular products. This may include various process workflow as well as cleaning and clear activities in Production areas, and supporting other Production/Quality activities. Adhere to safe laboratory practices and maintain a safe work environment. Adhere to the LBI Quality Management System and support its quality objectives. Perform responsibilities to support the needs of Operations as assigned by a Manager/Supervisor or designee.
General Responsibilities (may include)
Conduct routine operations to build products by following standard operating procedures for the different workflows including the operation of various laboratory instruments Monitor equipment where assigned responsibility and keep records Handling of chemical solvents and solutions Appropriate handling and disposal of chemical and laboratory waste, including replacing waste bottles, broken glass and sharps containers Maintaining supplies of disposable labware (gloves, tubes, pipettes, etc.) at chemical workstations General laboratory maintenance, including cleaning of lab benches, balances and other equipment
BS degree in a field of science or equivalent work experience preferred Ability to follow instructions Prior laboratory work involving pipetting preferred Basic knowledge in the handling of chemicals materials and biological samples preferred Ability to maintain a clean working environment Ability to work as a team member, attention to detail Good communication skills