Laboratory Technician I, QC

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posting date: 26 Jul 2019

Proclinical is seeking a Laboratory Technician for a pharmaceutical company located in Philadelphia, PA. Successful candidate will be responsible for performing assays and related activities within the testing facility to support manufacturing, as well as standard, and custom testing following cGMP Guidelines.

  • Perform 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.
  • Perform laboratory support functions to help ensure lab is operational and contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals and objectives.
  • Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices, and standard operating procedures, including Good Documentation Practices.
  • Attend the daily lab meeting on a regular basis and escalate issues/concerns at that forum to the supervisor for further investigation.
  • Provide operational support for testing activities including reagent preparation, cleaning activities, and equipment maintenance.
  • Support technical transfer of assays from client to Technical Development to Operations; support additional research level testing activities.
  • Normally receive minimal instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments.
  • Work under close supervision from supervisor or senior laboratory personnel.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required.
  • May be required to work overtime.
  • Contribute to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals
  • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and our Policies and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Thorough understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS with major in Biology, Chemistry or related Science major including lab courses involving work with nucleic acids.
  • Experience in aseptic processing techniques a plus.
  • Ability to accurately and reproducibly perform arithmetic calculations including fractions, decimals and percentages and basic algebraic and geometric calculations.
  • Clarity of vision at near and mid-ranges, depth perception and ability to identify and distinguish colors.
  • Must be able to wear appropriate clean room attire and all Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Works in production environment with exposure to latex and bleach. Potential exposure to noise and equipment hazards, dangerous materials, freezer burns, allergens and strong odors.
  • Based on work assignment, may be recommended to have medical testing in accordance with the company's Occupational Health Program.
  • Proficient in Verbal & Written communication skills.
  • Need to be able to read, write and understand English.
  • Proficient in Microsoft.
  • No travel is required.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Mike Raletz at (+1) 267-428-7770 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

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.