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Associate Scientist I - 1st Shift

Company: MilliporeSigma
Location: Rockville
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Job Description:

These are 4-8 month contract to permanent hire opportunities! Who We Are: MilliporeSigma is a leader in the life sciences. We aim to solve the toughest problems in the industry by collaborating with the global scientific community, and through that help increase access to health for people everywhere. We provide scientists and engineers with best-in-class lab materials, technologies, and services. We are dedicated to making research and biotech production simpler, faster, and more successful. At MilliporeSigma, we are with our customers at every step of the drug development process, shaping the possibilities for tomorrow. Your Role: Perform assays/ testing for a laboratory within Biologics. This position does not have supervisory responsibilities. PURPOSE OF THE POSITION The Associate Scientist will perform safety testing required to manufacture clinical and commercial products. The AS is required to make scientific observations, maintain detailed workbooks/documentation and ensure all documentation fulfills generally accepted professional/industry standards. Additionally, they are required to maintain a thorough understanding of BioReliance services, technical principles and applications. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Conducts assigned testing with minimal supervision within constraints of lab scheduling. Performs testing in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP). Maintains complete and comprehensive records for study integrity. Makes detailed observations and documents results. Operates and maintains lab equipment as required by SOPs and testing procedures. Performs peer review of assay batch/lab records to ensure Right First Time (RFT) Utilizes applicable computer programs during testing and routine tasks (i.e. Word, Excel, Oracle, LIMS, BRIQS, etc.). Utilizes problem solving/ trouble shooting skills. Communicates deviations/ events, progress and interim results to Study Management. Informs supervisor of deviations or factors that may affect quality and accuracy of data. Maintains a working knowledge of lab procedures and assays. Assists with revisions to SOPs, laboratory records and other documentation as assigned. Complies with company health and safety regulations and procedures. Performs other duties as assigned. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Education (minimum requirements): BA/BS in scientific discipline with 0-2 years or relevant experience Or equivalent relevant experienceExperience: Experience with relevant laboratory practices, techniques, equipment, materials and mathematical calculations.Knowledge and Skills: Basic skills in applicable computer programs Good oral and written communication skills Works well in a team based environmentMilliporeSigma is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to his/her Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because he/she made a good faith report of discrimination.Job Types: Full-time, ContractPay: From $25.00 per hourBenefits: Dental insurance Health insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shift Day shift Monday to Friday Weekend availabilityAbility to commute/relocate: Rockville, MD 20850: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Education: Bachelor's (Required)Experience: Laboratory experience: 1 year (Preferred) Assays: 1 year (Preferred) Microsoft Excel: 1 year (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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