181605 - QC Scientist I
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
Carlsbad
State
CA
Rate
Up to $24.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a QC Scientist I for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for qualification of product(s) in a lab setting following standard operating procedures. Will utilize basic laboratory techniques, calculations, materials measurement, operation of laboratory equipment and record keeping necessary to manufacture products.
Will perform radioactive assays and analysis, TR-FRET assays, fluorescence based assays, and protein concentration assays.
Responsible for Batch Data Records, notebooks, customer reports and work order documents.
Utilize specialized technical knowledge and skills to make detailed observations and analyze data to ensure within operating parameters. Advise manager of factors that may affect quality of product. Suggest options/ideas for corrective actions.
Maintain equipment, product inventories and related records as assigned. Note variances on manufacturing documents; audit and evaluate process documents and propose revisions. Complete, distribute and file records as required in accordance with Document Control Practices.
Identify potential issues in the qualification process; report findings to team management and members for resolution.
Complete, distribute and file records; prepare ad hoc reports as requested.
May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.
Advise the team lead/manager of factors that may affect quality of the product, initiate problem reports for deviations and non-conforming materials.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Experience in the use of scientific laboratory techniques, equipment and materials is a plus:
Radioactive Kinase Activity Assay
TR-FRET Assay
Fluorescence based assays
Polyacrylamide and Agarose Gel Electrophoresis
Western Blot
Protein Concentration determination assay
Buffer Preparation
XL Fit Analysis
Bench work both a lab environment and manufacturing facility with specialized equipment.
Excellent documentation and communication skills.
Regularly required to lift up to 20 pounds. May be required to lift weight of 45 pounds or more, with assistance and/or with equipment on occasion.
Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.
Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties.
May intermittently sit at desk/lab bench for a long period of time to perform experiments, write, and use a keyboard to communicate through written means.

EDUCATION:
Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline and 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory. Master’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline.

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift
Full-Time

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.