Ref No.: 18-04415
Location: Vacaville, California
Job Responsibilities:
  • Participate in sample collection
  • Perform routine assays/laboratory maintenance functions
  • Identify assay anomalies
  • Initiate/assess discrepancies
  • Anticipate problems and notify supervision
  • Understand the theory of assays; use SOPs, TPs, specifications, trends, and expertise to propose solutions to assay issues
  • Identify problems and propose solutions to systems
  • Good understanding of global systems and GMP Compliance requirements/regulations
  • Assist in preparing for internal and external inspections by ensuring Laboratory is inspection ready at all times.
  • Perform other duties as requested by supervision to support Quality activities.
  • Position may involve use of reagents and other chemical compounds, including but not limited to acetonitrile, chlorine, acids and bases, biologic toxins, microorganisms and potent compounds.
Job Requirements:
  • This is an entry-level position.
  • Minimum of an Associate's degree
  • B.S./B.A degree preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience in a Biotechnical or Pharmaceutical Industry or combination of both education and experience.
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills, ability to organize and present information both formally and informally.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply knowledge of scientific theories, principles, and techniques used in analytical or biological test procedures.
  • Capable of completing assigned responsibilities and keeping manager informed of status.