200084 - Scientist I, Formulation
CA-Southern California - San Diego
9 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I, Formulation for a contract opportunity in Carlsbad, CA.

You will work in a team based environment to perform Quality Control assays/experiments on molecular biology reagents (bulks, components, finished goods) for use in research and commercial scientific products for the life sciences industry.

Responsible for qualifying 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 qualification assays using various molecular biology techniques. Responsible for Batch Data Records, notebooks, customer reports (as required) 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. 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 a process; report findings to team management and participate in troubleshooting and resolution process. Assist with modifying technical documents which include standard operating procedures and manufacturing batch records. Participate in process improvement projects to reduce process scrap or improve productivity.

Demonstrated experience in the use of basic scientific laboratory techniques, equipment and materials required. Experience in the use of standard laboratory techniques, including buffer preparation, PCR, nucleic acid purification, agarose gel electrophoresis and competent cell transformation. Strong collaborative skills and the ability to influence others without authority. Is energized working in a fast-paced environment. Consistent, dependable and accurate in carrying out responsibilities. Displays positive attitude toward job and others. Results oriented and data drives. Demonstrated ability to carry out scientific procedures and make recommendations for improvement required. Greets challenge and change as opportunity. Is curious, inquisitive, innovative, never satisfied with the status quo

Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related discipline with 0-2+ years relevant experience.

Mon-Fri First Shift

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

Tyler Harrell
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.