Cell Culture Laboratory Technician

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Worcester, USA
Posting date: 03 Nov 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Cell Culture Laboratory Technician with a biopharmaceutical company located in Worcester, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the development, scale-up, and transfer of cell culture manufacturing processes for the production of biologics in pre-clinical and clinical stages to enable the development of the robust pipeline.
  • Involved with all aspects of laboratory operations to support cell culture process development at bench scale.
  • Under the supervision of a scientist, the candidate's responsibilities will include:
    • Bioreactor Support Activities:
      • Support for 100+ 3 L bioreactor systems
      • Setup, calibration, troubleshooting and breakdown/decontamination
      • Track & and perform required maintenance
    • Media Preparation Activities:
    • Prepare stock solutions and media preps of cell culture media
    • Filter sterilize and aliquot solutions aseptically
    • General Lab Support Activities:
      • Inventory, order, receive, and stock appropriate levels of raw materials and lab consumables
      • Perform daily lab equipment calibration/verification checks- including pH meters, cell counters and biochemical analyzers
      • Perform routine lab equipment/glassware cleaning and maintenance activities
      • Data acquisition in paper and electronic systems

Skills and Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, or related field
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience in a laboratory setting
  • Basic understanding of and interest in cell biology
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Nikki Ranieri at 215-531-5288.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.