Chemist

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Worcester, USA
Posting date: 19 Nov 2020
SC.NR.34261

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Chemist with a biopharmaceutical company located in Worcester, MA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Protein purification and protein chemistry to support biopharmaceutical process development.
  • Responsibilities, under the supervision of a senior scientist, include developing economical, robust steps for recovering the target protein from bioreactor harvests using chromatography, filtration, and other separation techniques; developing downstream purification processes to be transferred to Manufacturing; and performing laboratory scale process characterization studies.
  • Perform various bioanalytical assays, including HPLC, ELISAs and SDS-PAGE, to aid in rapid process development.
  • May also supply technical support for pilot and/or GMP manufacturing of clinical materials.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in biochemistry, biology, biochemical engineering, or a related field is required with basic knowledge of protein purification and standard analytical techniques.
  • Laboratory experience with purification unit operations and techniques, chromatography workstations as well biological assays are preferred.
  • Strong written, oral, and collaborative skills in order to effectively communicate experimental procedures and results.
  • Must have a strong desire to work at the laboratory bench
  • Good Lab Practices
  • Knowledge of basic chemistry
  • Ability to problem solve/reason through challenges
  • Working knowledge of MS 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.

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