177433 - QC Scientist I
CA-Southern California - San Diego
Up to $20.00 DOE
11 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a QC Scientist I for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

Work in a team based environment and perform Quality Control assays/experiments on molecular biology reagents (bulks, components, finished goods) for use in research and commercial scientific products for the life sciences industry. Experiments are performed following controlled protocols and data is recorded on batch records following good documentation practices.
Perform required QC Assays in a Manufacturing Laboratory setting.

Utilize specialized technical knowledge and skills to make detailed observations and analyze data within operating parameters.

Maintain equipment, product inventories, and related records as assigned. Note variances on manufacturing documents; may audit and evaluate process documents and propose revisions.

Advise the team lead/manager of factors that may affect quality of the product, initiate problem reports for deviations and non-conforming materials.

End-Point and Quantitative (real-time) PCRCloning and TransformationsRadio Nucleotide LabelingPolyacrylamide and Agarose Gel ElectrophoresisWestern Blot, Southern BlotNucleic Acid PurificationBuffer PreparationOD measurements via spectrophotometer
Strict adherence to good documentation practices and ISO9001 quality complianceContributes improvement ideas and engages in lean initiativesAbility to time manage effectively and execute to expected deadlinesExcellent written and verbal communication skillsProactive problem solving skills, with the ability to escalate issues and collaborate effectivelyLifting up to 20 lbs will be required on a frequent basis. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties. May intermittently sit at desk/lab bench for a long period of time to perform experiments, write, and use a keyboard to communicate through written means.Displays positive attitude toward job and others.

Ability to work independently in a group settingTakes initiative to learn new processes and skillsets
Experience in ISO 90001, ISO 13485 and/or GMP manufacturing environment.

Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline and 1-3 years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory.

1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.