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Molecular and Cell Senior Scientist/Trainer

Employer
Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
Location
Lancaster, CA
Closing date
Nov 29, 2021

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Sector
Science, Life Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology
Organization Type
Corporate
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Job DescriptionPrimary Responsibilities:
  • Train technical staff and perform internal data review as need arises.
  • Develop additional training curriculum and development/training resources to be utilized within the department in cooperation with operational leads
  • Collaborate and integrate with site/and or parenteral training teams to benchmark and share best practice
Additonal Responsibilities
  • Perform a wide range of analyses (routine and non-routine) to support bio-pharmaceutical testing. Analyses are primarily, but not limited to, cell-based assays and ELISA's (kit-based and de novo) and molecular biology assays. Meet TAT for assigned testing/projects and work independently.
  • Review and evaluate raw data for acceptability. Assist other technical staff in evaluation of raw data for acceptability.
  • Contribute to the development and validation of methods used within the department. Be able to plan and organize work week and communicate schedule to management when required. Attend client facing meetings as needed.
  • Document work as required for GMP compliance. Work with quality departments to ensure all documentation meets GMP requirements for each assay developed.
  • Troubleshoot method and instrumentation problems; be proactive in solving technical problems.
QualificationsThe Ideal Candidate would possess:
  • Experience in managing and/or teaching people.
  • Ability to work with individuals one-on-one or teach as a group. Ability to follow a training curriculum schedule for multiple individuals at differing levels.
  • Experience with aseptic techniques, cell culture (suspension and adherent), cell-based potency assays, and ELISAs. Experience with molecular biology techniques (PCR/qPCR/Sanger Sequencing) is preferred, but not required.
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills; previous experience with any LIMS.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude.
  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies.
  • Experience in managing and/or teaching people.
  • Ability to work with individuals one-on-one or teach as a group. Ability to follow a training curriculum schedule for multiple individuals at differing levels.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in molecular/cellular biology or other related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience; Master's or Doctorate preferred but not required
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Additional InformationPosition is full-time, Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm, PR 12:00pm - 8:00pm. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lancaster, PA are encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays
Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.
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