Biological/Chemical Lab Operator 3

at APN Software Services Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description


The chemical technician will be responsible for production work orders in the Complex Reagent production area with focus in the Conjugation and purifications of Proteins and small molecules. These reagents impact all current Diagnostics Platforms: Dimension, Vista, LOCI, ADVIA, Syva, Centaur, EXL and SCS. Functions and responsibilities may include:

-- Manufacture of reagents used in immunodiagnostic assays.
-- Wet chemistry methods.
-- Conjugation reactions involving Proteins and organic coupling
-- Bulk reagent formulation
-- Purification of Proteins by HPLC and Column chromatography ( Size exclusion
and Affinity)
-- Document all such activities accurately in standard production worksheets as part of
the device history record.
-- Operate equipment (analytical and production) to complete all manufacturing
procedures as prescribed.
-- Maintain the area, complying with all regulatory agency requirements.
-- Maintain high efficiency in operations
-- understand the basics of antibody-antigen interactions
-- Interface with R&D and other functional organizations within Manufacturing.
-- Draft new documents as needed in support of process improvement and new product development activities.
-- Support continual improvements in multiple areas: procedure upgrades, process development, technical development.

The ideal candidate will have an B.S degree in a relevant science (e.g. organic, analytical, biochemistry) and/or has experience in protein chemistry, HPLC, Column Chromatography. Required skills and experiences will include:
-- Background with chemical reactions at various scales
-- Background in production processes relative to chemical and physical chemistry
-- Basic laboratory techniques used in a chemistry lab (pH, spectrophotometry, pipetting, handling of chemicals, etc.)
Other relevant skills and experiences may include:
-- Knowledge of GMP regulations 


 As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, APN Software is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. APN complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

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Job Posting: 859860

Posted On: Oct 18, 2021

Updated On: Nov 17, 2021