Posting ID : A1068499363
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Science Biotech
Prominent global pharmaceutical company is seeking an Associate Lab Support Technician to work in Thousand Oaks, CA.
This is an eighteen (18) month temporary assignment with the possibility of extension/temp-to-hire.
Maximum pay is $21.00/hour.
Under general supervision, a Lab Support Associate prepares cell culture media and purification buffers, and maintains and cleans lab equipment.
Responsible for the preparation, sterilization and dispensing of cell culture media, and purification buffers, documentation and other duties involved in the operation of process development laboratories.
Completes media and buffer batch records
Maintains laboratory equipment and monitors supplies
Weighing of chemicals
Preparing media and buffer solutions
Cleaning lab equipment.
Degree in Biology/Life Sciences or combination of education and experience
Relevant work experience in a similar role is ideal
Bioprocessing experience in either media prep, buffer prep, cell culture or purification.
A degree in life sciences or engineering with coursework focused on fermentation, purification, cell culture is preferred.
Proven ability to follow procedures and work independently