211079 - Scientist l
CA-Bay Area
West Hills
Up to $29.00 DOE
6 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist l for a contract opportunity in West Hills, CA.

The duties and responsibilities include the following but not restricted to:
Follow written SOPs and batch records and revise as needed.
Perform manufacturing/ production tasks as scheduled.
Handle and work with biological and chemical reagents.
Work with laboratory equipment including but not limited to: UV Spectrophotometer, Thermal Cycler, qPCR, robotic systems, centrifuges, multichannel pipettes.
Work in a clean room laboratory environment with adherence to CGMP guidelines.
Build experimental tasks, run tests, and complete data analysis using various software.
Collect data and document in batch records.
Train and assist colleagues on production tasks and procedures.
Initiate reports and perform investigations related to production nonconformances.
Implement solutions to production process and equipment problems.
Follow all safety requirements and bring up issues and concerns.
Other duties as assigned.

A combination of education and experience that confer the needed manufacturing, scientific, and laboratory technical skills will be considered such as:
Scientific is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Experience and 2 years college course work in Biotechnology, Sciences, or
other technical field or Bachelors of Science degree in biology, chemistry or similar.
Ability to write basic SOPs and other common production documents.
Ability to perform laboratory calculations.
Solid understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point.
Able to work critical and shifting timelines while demonstrating a 'can do' attitude.
Ability to work overtime and nonstandard work schedules as required to meet
production schedule.

Frequently work at laboratory workstation, operating equipment, low temperature freezers, and computer workstations.
Some lifting of objects including laboratory instrumentation of 35 pounds.
May handle sharps such as needles and biologic substances of human and animal origin. Conditions and requirements may change as required.

Accredited High School Diploma/ GED and four (4) years of related laboratory, experience and 2 years college course work in Biotechnology, Sciences, or other technical field or accredited Bachelors of Science degree in biology, chemistry or similar.

Full-Time; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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

Zachary Fasano
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

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.