WuXi AppTec

  • Laboratory Technician II Monday through Friday; Second Shift

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    2019-5634
  • Overview

    Performs Cell Culture and Cell-Based assays (BSL2 and BSL2+) 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 batch records and other required documentation and performs laboratory maintenance duties according to GLP, cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs.  Performs daily work activities with minimal supervision.

    Responsibilities

    • Accurately completes batch records and other required documentation according to and in compliance with GLP, cGMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs.
    • Performs assays using appropriate laboratory techniques for lab group assigned to.
    • Reports observations of ongoing tests to Study Director or Laboratory Manager.
    • Communicates with supervisor and other colleagues re: daily lab activities.
    • Performs daily work activities with minimal supervision.
    • Performance of labs upkeep per GLP, cCMP, CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs.
    • Initiates and authors non-conforming events and laboratory investigations as applicable.
    • Re-stock labs with supplies weekly and track ordering.
    • Maintaining equipment’s cleaning logs.
    • Works under minimal supervision from supervisor or management personnel.
    • Aides in training new personnel.
    • Works on routine assignments per written procedures, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
    • Ability to work in a team environment and independently as required
    • Maybe required to work Holidays and weekends
    • Maybe required to work Overtime
    • Contributes to the overall operations and to the achievement of departmental goals
    • Perform job specific tasks in compliance with applicable Regulations, International Standards, and WuXi AppTec Policies and Standard Operating Procedures.
    • Thorough understanding of Good Laboratory Practices and Good Manufacturing Practices
    • Other duties as assigned
    • May be required to assist in other departments

    Qualifications

    Job Requirements:

     

    Experience / Education   

     

    • 1-2 years of relevant experience or equivalent
    • Bachelors’ degree in Biological Science or other related science field or equivalent experience

     

    Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

    • Possesses thorough knowledge of functional equipment
    • Knowledge of GDP, GLP and cGMP preferred
    • Effective multi-tasking skills and time management required
    • Ability to record data accurately and legibly
    • Ability to understand and follow verbal and demonstrated instructions
    • Ability to clearly express and exchange ideas by means of verbal and written communication
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and exhibit effective interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work under limited supervision and to handle problems of a difficult nature
    • Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills

     

    Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to work in an office environment with minimal noise conditions.
    • Must be able to work in Lab setting with Biohazards /various Chemicals
    • Must be able to wear appropriate PPE
    • Ability to stand /Sit for long periods of time
    • Ability to Lift 5-20 lbs occasionally
    • Clarity of Vision
    • Ability to identify and distinguish colors
    • Must be able to perform activities with repetitive motions

    Our Values:

     

    Integrity & Dedication, Working Together & Sharing Success; Do the Right Thing & Do it Right.

     

    Our greatest asset is our people, WuXi is dedicated to providing opportunities for internal growth with direct access to a dedicated and accessible Human Resources team.

     

    WuXi AppTec provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

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