Research Assistant, Bioprocess

at Waters Technologies Corporation in NewarkNewark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Research Assistant, Bioprocess


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Company Name 
Waters Division  

Research and Development  


Regular Full-Time


Waters Global Research is establishing a new state-of-the-art bioreactor lab, located on the Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus at the University of Delaware as part of our Immerse network. A team anchored in Delaware will uncover new trends and opportunities in next generation bioprocess solutions and will have access to the latest technology in laboratory-scale bioreactors and analytical instruments. You will work as part of a fast-paced, multidisciplinary team of biologists, data scientists, sensory experts, and bioprocess engineers while collaborating with the broader Waters Global Research team. This opportunity will allow you to build on your technical expertise, advance science, and have a direct impact on new product innovations to drive better solutions for manufacturing next-generation therapeutics
The Research Assistant will support the creation of new innovative solutions to deliver high quality biopharmaceuticals through the application of process analytical technology. Waters is one of the world's leading technology providers of analytical tools in the life sciences and biopharma industries with a focus solving problems that matter, achieving greater sustainability, and improving inclusion and equity. We are seeking a highly energetic and motivated individual to contribute towards the development of cutting-edge research projects to advance bioprocess technologies




Daily operations related to bioreactor building, sterilization, batch, and inoculation
Assisting in the design and execution of state-of-the-art experiments
Building assemblies to support bioreactor runs
Assisting with equipment installations and configuration
Routine maintenance of equipment including calibrations and replenishing supplies
Ensuring lab cleanliness and organization meets safety standards
Tracking chemical inventory, removing waste, and assisting with basic lab functions
Keeping a detailed, accurate, and up-to-date lab notebook




Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry or related discipline
High attention to detail and a passion for learning
Curiosity, willingness to take initiative, and strong organizational skills
Aptitude for working with and modifying prototype hardware solutions is desirable
Exposure to bioprocessing workflows is a plus


Company Description


Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for over 60 years. With approximately 8,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, with products available in more than 100 countries. Our team focuses on creating business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.

Working at Waters enables our employees to unlock the potential of their careers. Our global team is driven by purpose. We strive to be better, learn and improve every day in everything we do. We're the problem solvers and innovators that aren't afraid to take risks to transform the world of human health and well-being. We're all in it together delivering benefit as one to provide the insights needed today in order to solve the challenges of tomorrow.

Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. It is our responsibility to actively implement programs and practices to drive inclusive behavior and increase diversity across the organization. We are united by diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.

Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 1257817

Posted On: Apr 08, 2024

Updated On: Apr 27, 2024

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