185562 - Scientist II
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-Bay Area
City
Pleasanton
State
CA
Rate
Up to $33.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist II for an opening in Pleasanton, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Personnel will be responsible for the following:

Operating Real Time PCR Instruments, various laboratory equipment, formulation equipment & safely handling chemical materials.
Manual pipetting and serial dilutions
Analyze data, interpret results, and perform manual calculations.
Effectively execute on manufacturing work orders
Perform in-process quality assurance and quality control.
Maintain production records and adheres to ISO13485 guidelines & Good Documentation Practices.
Plan the use of equipment, materials and own time.
Personnel shall:

Communicate effectively with other production staff.
Make detailed observations and basic data analysis.
Address and report any problems in daily manufacturing and propose effective countermeasures.
Advise supervisor of factors that may affect quality, accuracy, timeliness and usefulness of data. Troubleshoot experiments with no assistance from supervisor.
Contribute ideas and suggestions to improve standard laboratory techniques, improve protocols, processes and equipment.
Comply with all company safety regulations and procedures.
Exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate actions required.
Operate with independence; personnel receives little instruction on routine work, some instruction on new assignments.
Interact cross functionally with manufacturing sciences, R&D, and quality.
Provide training and guidance to junior team members
Organize and prioritize work to ensure on-time delivery.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
3-6 years lab experience
Ability to work independently is crucial.
Great communicator
Computer familiarity required - especially with MS Office programs
Ability to perform manual calculations for formulation, serial dilutions, etc
Working Knowledge of basic statistics
Strong hands-on laboratory skills in molecular biology and instrumentation
Accuracy and attention to detail

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
PCR Experience
Formulation Experience
Scale Up & Qualification

EDUCATION:
Accredited BS/MS in life science or equivalent.

WORK HOURS:
Sun - Thu, 5am or 6am start time
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.