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General Lab Support – Part Time

General Lab Support – Part Time

Category: Operations

Overview:

Shenandoah Biotechnology, Inc., a FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific company, is a leading manufacturer of recombinant proteins. Our vision is to provide a superior and affordable source of recombinant proteins to the academic and industrial scientific research communities. Our team are a passionate group from diverse backgrounds. Our headquarters and state-of-the-art, manufacturing facility is located in Warminster, Pennsylvania. Founded in April 2006, we joined Fujifilm Group in March 2022 and are rapidly expanding our operations.

At Shenandoah, rather than strive to be the largest, we strive to be the best. We are compassionate in our work, driven by integrity and dedicated to a superior standard of excellence. It is important to us to create a working environment for our employees that is filled with respect, humor and gratitude so we can give our very best to our customers.

We are hiring a position for General Lab Support. The General Lab Support role is integral to working with the various departments to ensure ongoing facility, consumable, and material needs are in place for research and production demands. (Part Time position)

Responsibilities:

  • Supports laboratory staff by maintaining glassware, logs, and record books; troubleshooting and resolving problems and helping with special projects.
  • Maintains glassware by picking-up, cleaning, washing, sterilizing, and distributing.
  • Provides glassware by ordering, receiving and inventorying glassware.
  • Keeps laboratory supplies ready by inventorying stock, placing orders and verifying receipt.
  • Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns, maintaining supplies, performing preventive maintenance and calling for repairs.
  • Documents information by maintaining daily logs and equipment record books.
  • Resolves problems by examining and evaluating data and selecting corrective steps.
  • Completes projects by assisting project team and attending and participating in group and project meetings.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.
  • Enhances laboratory and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Experience / Education:

  • This position requires a high school diploma or its equivalent
  • 1 to 2 years of relevant working experience
  • Knowledge of facility support
  • Passion for working within a team environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Must be able to lift 25lbs
  • Ability to stand up to 4 hours per day
  • Reliably commute to and from work Ability to speak, write and read English fluently
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

Shenandoah Biotechnology, Inc., a FUJIFILM Irvine Scientific company is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of FUJIFILM about this requisition. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at FUJIFILM via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of FUJIFILM, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by FUJIFILM for this requisition and a valid agreement with FUJIFILM is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the FUJIFILM agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.