Associate Scientist in Los Angeles, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an enthusiastic Associate Scientist I to join a growing biotech company!


  • Assist with all aspects of receiving and quality control testing of raw materials
  • Update raw material inventories
  • Perform formulations and tests
  • Prepare buffer solutions
  • Assist in keeping a safe environment
  • Ability to solve problems that may come up in the department
  • Able to efficiently handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • Frequent contact with Production Department, Warehouse, Purchasing and other laboratory personnel
  • Assist supervisor in all aspects of preproduction processes
  • Maintain confidentiality of laboratory data and process
  • Expected to maintain work schedules as assigned
  • All laboratory personnel are expected to notify their supervisor or manager of any unsafe conditions and/or practices and to take appropriate corrective actions


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited higher learning institution in the Biological Sciences or Chemistry
  • Knowledge of and one (1) year work experience in laboratory procedures and practices
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Organize self and maintain assigned work schedules
  • Read, understand and implement written laboratory procedures
  • Able to handle and work with biological and chemical reagents
  • Working Conditions/Physical Requirements: Frequently work at laboratory workstation, low temperature freezers, and computer workstations
  • Some lifting of objects including laboratory instrumentation of 35 pounds