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Associate Scientist I

Company: Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
Location: Saint Charles
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins laboratories work with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate.

The Eurofins network of companies is the global leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetic product testing and in agroscience Contract Research Organisation services. It is one of the market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies, as well as having an emerging global presence in Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisations. It also has a rapidly developing presence in highly specialised and molecular clinical diagnostic testing and in-vitro diagnostic products.

In over 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to 58,000 staff across a decentralised and entrepreneurial network of 900 laboratories in over 54 countries. Eurofins companies offer a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products.

In 2021, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 6.72 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Become your most extraordinary self! Our team is intensely proud to be a major provider of services and products to the drug discovery research industry. Join Eurofins Panlabs, Inc. part of the Eurofins Discovery --- group of companies serving global clients in the Pharma and Biotech industries. Work alongside industry experts and collaborate with team members to directly and positively impact human health worldwide!

We have a philosophy to support work life balance, career progression opportunities and offer many benefits such as formal mentoring programs, tuition reimbursement, extensive career training programs, competitive health benefits, paid time off and 10 annual paid holidays*.

The Associate Scientist I will support the Discovery Services and Products Team in contract research services. This role requires knowledge of scientific principles and experience in a general lab setting.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

  • Performs work in a laboratory setting, meeting the physical job requirements of a lab role
  • Prepares and manages inventory of buffers, reagents, media, semi-finished and finished goods
  • Maintains cell culture in a BSL2 laboratory, and adheres to cleanroom guidelines and aseptic technique, according to protocol
  • Conducts production assays in ADMET, BioMAP -, Ion Channel, ImmunoSignal Services, OncoPanel--- Services, and manufacturing, lot release assays and inventory management for Cell Products
  • Understands and complies with requirements for work performed at a GxP site
  • Completes required training and supports 100% of Employee Health and Safety requirements
  • Demonstrates proficiency with, care and maintenance of lab equipment and department assets
  • Conducts responsible use of confidential IT and business systems, as required
  • Adheres to department SOPs and documentation requirements, maintains accurate data management and reporting
  • Supports unit goals and demonstrates Eurofins' competencies, as defined in the job plan
  • Provides training to colleagues and external end users, when required
  • Contributes to scientific community, and site research and development objectives
  • Works effectively in a team environment, under minimum direction, to achieve business production, project timelines, and quality objectives
  • Adjusts work hours and provides cross-functional support to other departments, as required, and maintains accountability in delivering to client needs/timelines
  • Routinely communicates project updates to internal and external clients
  • Performs other duties, as assigned

    Qualifications

    Basic Minimum Qualifications (BMQ):
    • Work experience in laboratory setting
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills

      Education/Experience (BMQ)
      • Associate Degree with 1 year of relevant experience
      • B.A. or B.S. with 6 months of relevant experience
      • Experience in a contract research organization
      • Experience with cell-based assays

        Ability / Skills (BMQ)
        • Ability to read, write, and interpret documents, such as standard operating procedures and technical reports
        • Ability to perform mathematical calculations, statistical analyses, and data interpretation
        • Ability to multitask with organization and manage time effectively
        • Ability to solve practical problems and troubleshooting skills
        • Ability to work in a laboratory setting, according to the physical requirements of a laboratory role
        • Lab equipment and office computer/software proficiency
        • Above average oral and written communication skills
        • Demonstrates a positive attitude, capacity for team environment, and exhibits a genuine interest in drug discovery in support of advancing human health

          Additional Information

          Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of St. Charles, MO are encouraged to apply.
          • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
          • Life and disability insurance
          • 401(k) with company match
          • Paid vacation and holidays

            Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Keywords: Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories, Saint Charles , Associate Scientist I, Other , Saint Charles, Missouri

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