BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Chemist I to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
Chemist I, ELISA Controls
Major manufacturing duties include assistance with the activities required to produce ELISA calibrators, controls and conjugates.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists in the activities associated with the manufacturing of ELISA calibrators, controls and conjugates in accordance with established procedures and schedules.
Assists with in-process testing of ELISA reagents in accordance with established procedures.
Assists with establishing antigen dilutions for ELISA plate manufacturing in accordance with established procedures.
Assists with the evaluation of raw materials, in-process components and finished reagents associated with ELISA products.
Maintains detailed Device History Records and any associated documentation for all manufacturing activities in accordance with current Quality Systems Regulations (QSRs).
Prepares, operates, and cleans laboratory equipment used in the manufacture of ELISA reagent products according to Standard Operating Procedures.
Informs supervisor of equipment needs and other supplies required to avoid interruptions in production schedules. Informs supervisor of broken or deteriorating equipment.
Maintains work area and laboratory in a clean and orderly manner. Performs Friday Clean-up responsibilities in a thorough and timely manner.
Follows established safety and environmental procedures. Reports all safety hazards immediately.
Other duties may be assigned.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) or (B.S.) in the biological, chemical or related sciences with 0-2 years of applicable laboratory experience. Relevant work experience of 3-4 years may be substituted for a degree. Basic knowledge of biological and chemical laboratory procedures. Ability to operate basic laboratory equipment. Knowledge of FDA and ISO regulations. Basic knowledge of computer operation with the ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel.