Lab Tech II Flow Cytometry in Philadelphia, PA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Science
  • Experience:
    1 to 3 years
  • Date Posted:
    3/28/2018
  • Job ID:
    817860

Job Description


Apex Life Sciences has an immediate Lab Technician- Flow Cytometry opening with a leading Biotech client in the Greater Philadelphia Region!

Overview:

Performs flow cytometry and/or cell based potency assays according to and in compliance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and/or Points to Consider (PTC) guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Completes Test Methods and other required documentation and performs laboratory maintenance duties according to GLP, cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs. Performs and thoroughly documents Research & Development activities as required. Performs daily work activities with minimal supervision.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts flow cytometry and/or cell based potency assays and lab procedures according to and in compliance with GLP, cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs.
  • Performs assays using appropriate laboratory techniques
  • Accurately completes Test Methods and other required documentation according to and in compliance with GLP, cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs, with low error rate.
  • Follows all general and laboratory SOPs
  • Performs Research & Development activities with supervision. Maintains a laboratory notebook for R&D activities as required
  • Reports observations of ongoing tests to Technical Reviewer, Supervisor and/or Department Manager
  • Communicates with supervisor and other colleagues re: daily lab activities
  • Prepares reagents and completes reagent batch records
  • Checks reagents for expired chemicals and disposes of any expired reagents
  • Performs laboratory maintenance (i.e. decontaminates and disposes of medical and other waste as appropriate, maintains laboratory supply inventories, keeps work surfaces clean and neat) and keeps records of maintenance according to guidelines and SOPs
  • Performs routine equipment monitoring and cleaning (i.e. centrifuges, biosafety and chemical hoods, refrigerators, incubators and freezers) and keeps records according to guidelines and SOPs
  • Orders reagents and consumables as required and uses commodity specification procedure as assigned

Experience / Education

  • 1-3 years of relevant experience with flow cytometry
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with major in Biological Sciences or other science-related major

For immediate consideration please send your resume to jcorliss@apexlifesciences.com 

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