WuXi AppTec Laboratory Technician II in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Technician in Virus Production, AKTA Maintenance, and Remote Viral clearance, who works under the guidance of a Supervisor/Manager. Performs assays, studies, and equipment change over 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). Serves as a point person to organize work flow, resources, and day to day lab responsibilities. Sufficiently competent in science and may serve as a Qualified Trainer as needed.
Maintain cell cultures in accordance to SOPs and testing records
Conduct assays and lab procedures as outlined in testing record and regulatory guidelines.
Accurately complete testing records and other required documentation according to WuXi’s Good Documentation Practices
Performs assays using appropriate laboratory techniques.
Reports observations of ongoing tests to Study Director or Laboratory Manager.
Communicates with supervisor and other colleagues daily lab activities
Maintain virus stocks
Complete virus requests
Prepare reagents and re-stock labs with supplies.
Maintaining equipment’s cleaning logs.
Initiate Nonconformance and Laboratory Investigations
Maintain, passaging and seeding cells
Train on departmental assays such as Plaque assays and Bioburden assays
Initiate nonconformance and Laboratory investigations
Execute more complex processes such as TFF
Participate in R&D projects and assay validations
Train on AKTAs
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.
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:
Proficient in Oral & Written communication skills
Need to be able to read, write and speak English
Proficient in Microsoft (Excel, Word, Outlook)
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Job ID: 2018-4507
External Company Name: WuXi AppTec Inc
External Company URL: http://wuxiapptec.com
Street: 4751 League Island Blvd