Meriden, CT - Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician opportunities are now available in Meriden, CT through Adecco Medical and Science.

This is a contract opportunity, with a possibility of an extension.

Description:
The candidate will be a member of the Manufacturing Technology-DSP team and will be responsible for assisting with the execution of experiments within the downstream process development laboratory.
The candidate for this position will need to become trained on applicable production operations on the unit operations in the lab as well as general laboratory procedures.
Following training, the candidate will be expected to independently execute assigned experiments with minimal direction from laboratory supervision.

Key responsibilities will include:

Perform technical process operations for developmental lots.
Execute process unit operations including: tangential flow filtration, centrifugation (continuous and batch), Chromatography and other purification technology.
In order to support process development operations, candidate will also be required to support various lab functions such as: Solution and buffer preparation.
Equipment cleaning, assembly, and sterilization.
Sampling, sample login, transfer, and logging of results.
General lab duties such as general housekeeping and cleaning and inventory management.
Identify production issues and relays them to the laboratory management.
Ensure all required paperwork is complete, accurate and done in a timely manner to ensure a quality product.
Participation in cross-functional teams, where necessary, to assure correct performance of process operations and working with management to resolve process operations issues.
Follow all procedures put into effect to ensure your safety as well as the safety of others.
Participate in safety meetings, report all safety issues, concerns, incidents and near misses to the team leadership.
Follow good documentation practices to record all activities performed and data generated in production of developmental experiments.


Skills:

Demonstrated interpersonal skill, including flexibility and ability to work in a team environment.
Experience with biopharmaceuticals, vaccines process development, or laboratory scale execution of tangential flow filtration, centrifugation (batch and continuous), Chromatography.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated organization skills, ability to multitask, and work in a dynamic environment.
MS Office 2010 or higher.


Education:

Two years of university in a scientific discipline plus experience in Vaccine, Biologic, or Pharmaceutical manufacturing or development or Bachelors Degree/Undergraduate Degree in scientific discipline plus experience in Vaccine, Biologic, or Pharmaceutical manufacturing or development.
Preferred BS/BA Chemistry or Life Science.
3-6 Years or Experience.


Shift Start/End Time: 9am to 6pm, however, experiment schedule will also require overtime and off shift work.
Dress Code: To be determined.
Contract Length: July 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020, with the possibility of an extension.

If you are interested in this position, please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions or would like additional information, please apply and we can discuss any questions you may have at that time. While applying, please upload a .DOC or .DOCX formatted resume for our review.

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