Laboratory Technician I- Molecular Biology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 20 Oct 2022

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Proclinical is seeking a Laboratory Technician of Molecular Biology located in Philadelphia, PA with a biopharmaceutical company. In this role, you will be responsible for performing nucleic acid based assays where proficiency in nucleic acid extraction methods and qPCR is required.

Job Responsibility:

  • Performs assays and lab procedures according to and in compliance with cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines, and SOPs using appropriate laboratory techniques for the lab group assigned to
  • Performs laboratory support functions (e.g. inventory management and equipment calibration) to help ensure lab is operational; contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals and objectives
  • Adheres to and understands the importance of Good Manufacturing Practices and standard operating procedures, including Good Documentation Practices
  • Attend daily lab meeting on a regular basis and escalate issues/concerns at that forum to the supervisor for further investigation
  • Performs revisions to existing documents (e.g. test methods and SOPs)
  • Supports departmental initiatives to introduce automated solutions and optimized assays
  • Demonstrates ability to analyze results according to specifications listed in test methods and ability to distinguish when criteria is not met
  • Cross-training opportunities provided to train junior members of the team

Skills and Requirements:

  • 0-1 years of industry experience with molecular biology techniques including qPCR and DNA/RNA Extraction
  • Bachelors' degree with a major in Biology, Chemistry or related Science major including lab courses involving work with nucleic acids.
  • Experience in aseptic processing techniques a plus
  • Experience in a GMP Environment a plus

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Mayur Rajesh at (+1) 323-306-2010 or

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.