Altasciences is a mid-size contract research organization with a unique focus on supporting drug development from lead candidate selection to proof of concept. With over 25 years of industry experience, we provide preclinical and clinical solutions to an international customer base of biopharmaceutical companies. Our full-service offering in this critical stage of drug development includes program management, preclinical safety testing, clinical pharmacology services, manufacturing and analytical services, medical writing, biostatistics, data management, and bioanalysis services tailored to specific research requirements. Altasciences has facilities in Montreal, QC; Kansas City, KS,Seattle, WA and Philadelphia, PA.
Our team is made up of over 1,300 professionals from the medical and scientific fields who work together to achieve a common goal: to contribute to the advancement of life sciences. Bring your talents and forward-thinking approach to Altasciences and help us develop medicines for those who need them, faster.
Do you want a fast-paced, exciting and innovative career in research? Are you someone who can multi-task and maintain organization in a changing environment? Our next Laboratory Assistant, Analytical Biology (Contract) supports our Analytical Biology personnel in conducting daily processes, assists staff in the operation and maintenance of equipment, instrumentation, and overall care in the laboratory environment.
Maintains a safe, clean and orderly laboratory environment
Assists Research Associate and Scientist and their daily tasks
Operates and maintains equipment
Ordering of warehouse supplies and data entry to laboratory inventory records
Ensures proper documentation and labeling of laboratory reagents
Disposition of hazardous chemical, generation of the hazardous chemical lab pack and data entry to the laboratory hazardous chemical records
Documentation and data review practices in compliance with GLP regulations
Assist staff with study-related procedures
Prepares specimens for shipment
Prepares specimens for archive
May cross train in other laboratory areas
Other duties as assigned
High school diploma or GED required; undergraduate work in Biology or related sciences preferred
6 months - 1 year experience working in a research or laboratory setting
Basic computer software skills required.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as SOPs, safety rules, software manuals, and study
Ability to write routine correspondence and speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization
Ability to troubleshoot basic laboratory equipment
Job Family Valide Positions
Pay Type Hourly
Required Education High School
Job Start Date Monday, October 12, 2020
Everett, WA, USA
Altasciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, and protected veteran status, or disability status.
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Altasciences Preclinical Services is renowned for its diverse range of safety assessment services and NHP expertise. Our enthusiasm for customized services that focus on the needs of our clients positions us as the uncommon CRO: uncommonly accessible, flexible and responsive. Located just north of Seattle, WA, our team of experts in Toxicology, Pathology, Exploratory Research and Bioanalysis make the client relationship a top priority. We believe the experience is as important as the science that drives it. We believe a better future is possible for everyone and we’re using our nonclinical proficiency to support medical science advancements that will lead to pharmaceutical cures. Want to be a part of a dynamic team that provides continuous professional development opportunities? Work with Altasciences Preclinical Services and set your future in motion!