Entry Level Laboratory Scientist - 2nd Shift in Horsham, PA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences has an immediate need for a Scientist to work at a growing Forensics and Toxicology company in the Hatfield area!  Ideal candidates will have a BS in the Life Sciences and academic lab experience.  The current need is on the 2nd shift, but flexibility to work all shift is a plus!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform sample preparation procedures, including dilutions and extractions.
  • Perform testing according to SOP
  • Reporting includes but is not limited to:
    • performing calculations that produce a test result.
    • documentation of quality control data
    • chain of custody documentation
    • other data as prescribed by the SOP.
  • Set up testing instrumentation for specific tests and analysis, providing proper preventative maintenance according to prescribed schedules.
  • Procure and maintain test equipment to perform required product analysis and testing.
  • Prepares work lists for testing using LIMS.
  • Participate in quality control activities throughout the laboratory to assure that accurate results are reported and collecting all data necessary for routine quality control functions and tests.
  • Comply with safety rules and regulations to include determining proper handling procedures of samples, cleanliness and neatness at the workstation and within the testing facility and observance of appropriate personal protective equipment procedures.
  • Follow regulatory rules and guidelines.
  • Order supplies according to inventory control program.
  • Quality Control is reviewed on a periodic basis and investigations performed where necessary.
  • Responsible for workflow and TAT of routine analysis, including patient samples and samples for quality assessment (e.g. Proficiency Testing).
  • Maintains workstation supplies and prepared reagents as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Education: BS in Life Sciences is REQUIRED

Must be flex to working 2nd Shift

For immediate consideration please forward a copy of your resume in MS word format to JCorliss@apexlifesciences.com


EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.