Virology Laboratory Technician

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 05 Jan 2021
SC.DS.34809

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Virology Laboratory Technician with a pharmaceutical company located in Philadelphia, PA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain cell cultures in accordance to SOPs and testing records
  • Conduct assays and lab procedures as outlined in testing record and regulatory guidelines.
  • Accurately complete testing records and other required documentation according to Good Documentation Practices
  • Performs assays using appropriate laboratory techniques.
  • Reports observations of ongoing tests to Technical Reviewer or Laboratory Manager.
  • Communicates with supervisor and other colleague's daily lab activities.
  • Prepare reagents and re-stock labs with supplies.
  • Maintaining equipment's cleaning logs.
  • Maintain, passaging and seeding cells
  • Train on departmental assays such as in vitro and detection assays
  • Initiate nonconformances
  • Works on routine assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
  • Normally receives minimal instructions on routine work and detailed instructions on new assignments.
  • Works under close supervision from supervisor or senior personnel.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required
  • Maybe required to work Holidays and weekends
  • Maybe required to work Overtime
  • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals

Skills and Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of relevant experience or equivalent
  • Bachelors' degree in Biological Sciences or other science related field or equivalent experience
  • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
  • Need to be able to read, write and understand English
  • Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Must be able to work in an office environment with minimal noise conditions.
  • Must be able to work in Lab setting with Biohazards /various Chemicals
  • Must be able to wear appropriate PPE
  • Clarity of Vision
  • Ability to identify and distinguish colors

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Dominic Santoro at 215-531-5280.

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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