Scientist, Plasmid Prep

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Piscataway, New Jersey
Posting date: 30 Aug 2019

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Plasmid Prep Scientist for a research institute located in Piscataway, NJ.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist Lab manager improving current plasmid prep protocol and procedure.
  • Check stocks of required consumables enabling DNA preps (Plasmid preparation kits).
  • Transfer of solvent and solid waste to appropriate collection containers as indicated per SOP.
  • Identify and report quality or compliance concerns to management and quality function and take immediate actions to remedy.
  • Maintain lab cleanness.
  • Basic laboratory projects, and administrative tasks assigned.

Skills and Requirements:

  • MS or above in Biology or related science discipline, Ph.D. research experience is a big plus
  • 2+ years industry experience working in plasmid prep production line
  • Strong communication, organizational, and time management skills
  • Knowledge of large scale automation process.
  • Experience of Large scale plasmid preps, including midi, maxi, mega and gigaprep.
  • Familiar with Molecular Biology production; Transformations, colony picking, bacterial culture, and DNA quantification using instrumentation.
  • Knowledge of Development, maintenance and full adherence to departmental work instructions, standard operating procedures (SOP's).

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 Hunter Tonn at (+1) 646-851-0086 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.