Bench Scientist I in Clarkson Valley, MO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking a Microbiology Bench Scientist in the Chesterfield, MO area!


  • Working as part of a team this role will be focused on manufacturing and support activities for mammalian and microbial GMP cell banks.
  • The incumbent will perform cell culture and cryopreservation activities required for cell bank manufacturing.
  • In addition, this role will involve all aspects of cell line development from vector construction, cell culture maintenance, and cell line characterization.
  • The successful candidate will possess strong aseptic technique and have experience with microbial and mammalian cell culture.


  • Position requires a BS or MS in microbiology, cell biology, and molecular biology with 0 to 5 years of laboratory experience.
  • Preferring 2+ years of experience in sterile technique and cell culture
  • Experience working in a GMP environment is highly desired.
  • Also, experience with molecular cloning techniques such as plasmid construction, RNA, cDNA and genomic DNA preparation, DNA electrophoresis, and northern and Southern analyses is desired.

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