Top 3 Must Have Skill Sets:
Attention to Detail
Science/Engineering background (Chem E/Biology/Chemistry Preferred)
Strong Communication Skills evident
Relevant experience in cell culture or media preparation a plus
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Set up /take down bioreactors, perform scale up operations in cell culture, measure metabolites/cell count, record data in electronic batch record, analyze trends
Under general supervision, a Lab Support Associate prepares cell
culture and fermentation media, purification buffers and analytical reagents. Responsible for the preparation, sterilization and dispensing of cell culture and fermentation media, purification buffers and analytical reagents, documentation and other duties involved in the operation of process development laboratories. Compiles batch records of prepared media, buffers and reagents in electronic laboratory notebooks, maintains laboratory equipment, laboratory notebooks and monitors supplies. General knowledge of laboratory procedures especially aseptic technique is required. A degree in life sciences with coursework focused on fermentation, purification, cell culture or microbiology is preferred.
Bachelors Science or engineering degree
"This posting is for Contingent Worker, not an FTE"