Associate Scientist I - Virus Production

  • location: Rockville, MD
  • type: Temporary
  • salary: $20 per hour
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Associate Scientist I - Virus Production

Randstad Corporate Services in partnership with MilliporeSigma is actively seeking an Associate Scientist I to join their Viral Production team at their location in Rockville, MD. Randstad Corporate Services is known for our desire and ability to match people with companies and positions that will develop their potential. Our relationship with MilliporeSigma is no exception. MilliporeSigma is a leader in the life science community, providing products and services to the growing biopharmaceutical industry. By harnessing passion and innovation we are able to help researchers and drug producers around the world.

Why Work With Us?
Pay: Competitive Pay commensurate on experience
Benefits: Health, dental, vision, short term disability, 401k after 90 days of service
Schedule: 40 hours per week
Opportunities: Randstad provides temporary, temporary-to-hire and permanent positions each week to over 100,000 people through its network of more than 900 branches and on-site locations.

The Associate I (ASI) will perform viral production runs for numerous lots of virus that will support client testing. The ASI is required to make scientific observations, maintain detailed workbooks/documentation and ensure all documentation fulfills generally accepted professional/industry standards. Additionally, they are required to maintain a thorough understanding of BioReliance services, technical principles and applications.

??? Complete assigned work with minimal supervision within constraints of lab scheduling.
??? Performs work in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP).
??? Maintains complete and comprehensive records for production run integrity.
??? Makes detailed observations and documents work performed.
??? Operates and maintains lab equipment as required by SOPs.
??? Performs peer review of assay batch/lab records
??? Utilizes applicable computer programs during testing and routine tasks (i.e. Word, Excel, Oracle, LIMS, BRIQS, etc.).
??? Utilizes problem solving/ trouble shooting skills.
??? Communicates deviations/ events and progress to lead Scientist and Supervisor.
??? Informs supervisor of deviations or factors that may affect quality and accuracy of data.
??? Maintains a working knowledge of lab procedures.
??? Assists with revisions to SOPs, laboratory records and other documentation as assigned.
??? Complies with company health and safety regulations and procedures.
??? Performs other duties as assigned.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

As an ideal candidate you will have:
--Cell culture experience
--Virus production experience

For consideration you must have???
??? BA/BS in Scientific discipline with 0-3 years relevant experience
??? AA degree in Scientific discipline with 2 or more years relevant experience

Make sure your resume is up to date and apply! Thank you and we look forward to connecting with you!

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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