Associate Scientist II Bioanalytical (US-NJ-Plainsboro)
Xenobiotic Laboratories (XBL), a subsidiary of the Lab Testing Division of WuXi AppTec, Inc., is a leading contract research laboratory specializing in small molecule Bioanalytical, drug metabolism, and pharmacokinetic services to the pharmaceutical, animal health and agrochemical industries. XBL is seeking to fill an Associate Scientist II temporary position in our Bioanalytical Department.
Perform routine procedures without supervision.
Delivers accurate results on assigned task and expected results.
May assume the duty of a trainer to new hires.
Maintains research notebooks in a well-organized manner. All necessary documentation is recorded.
Complies with all safety rules, practices good housekeeping, and maintains safe workplace without supervision.
Perform routine calculations. tabulates, and records results.
Prepares standard solutions used in the laboratory.
Maintains and calibrates laboratory equipment.
Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and EPA, FDA, or other regulation pertaining to the study.
Assumes responsibility for technical accuracy of work.
Learns, and enhances technical knowledge of bioanalytical assays.
Assume the responsibility of the GLP compliance in a designated Laboratory (as primary or back up).
Maintain the records and helping in ordering specific supplies for the entire Bioanalytical Division.
Other duties as assigned including but not limited to preparing the final study files for archiving and scanning notebooks and the reconcillation of study samples.
Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology, or a related discipline
2-3 years of relevant experience, or equivalent
Any similar combination of education and experience
Ability to follow instruction to perform required procedures
Ability to work on multiple tasks with efficient approach to complete the work on time with high accuracy.
Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within biological or chemical R&D laboratory setting
Well organized, detail oriented, and adaptable to changes
Effective oral and written communication skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Computer skills: knowledge of internet research, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
Good time management skill in order to perform of multiple projects within deadlines
Ability to effectively prioritize workload and manage changes in direction
Ability to work in a team environment
Familiarity with and adherence to regulatory guidelines consistent with XBL requirements