Extracting Specialist (2nd Shift)

Asheville, NC posted on September 5

Extracting Specialist

Keystone Laboratory Inc. is currently seeking a dedicated employee, who can demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of the laboratory process, data entry accurately, performing a variety of routine scientific tasks that provide experience and familiarization with the scientific staff, methods, practices and programs.  Must be able to work independently with little supervision; receives specific and detailed instructions and be able to follow as to required tasks and results expected. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review LC/MS and GC/MS data and report results.
  • Sample prep for LC/MS and GC/MS analysis.
  • LC/MS and GC/MS instrument maintenance.
  • General lab duties (making reagents, etc.).
  • Must have strong math and analytical problem solving
  • Must have the ability to enter data accurately in a computer system
  • Must have the ability to quickly learn new computer systems for data entry and inquiry
  • Must maintain security and document/report problems to the supervisor (QA/QC Official, Certifying Scientist or Scientific Director.)
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work well under production pressures and deadlines.
  • Must be able to work in a cooperative manner with co-workers, supervisors and others on Company premises.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to complete an assigned task in a safe manner and in a constant state of alertness and must understand and follow all safety rules. 
  • Must be regular and predictable in attendance. 
  • Must be available to work occasional weekends, nights and after normal business hours, and on short notice, if required.
  • Must be detailed oriented and can perform data entry quickly but most importantly accurately.

Requirements

  • Self-motivated and disciplined
  • Organized and Detail oriented
  • Apply relevant local, state and federal rules and regulations, including OSHA.
  • Complete and follow in house training.
  • Work with little supervision yet effectively follow directions of supervisors and other management level personnel.
  • Dedicated to high quality work and Company Spirit
  • Willing to learn and or suggest new ways of doing the team’s work

Skills to perform additional responsibilities such as the following make a candidate highly desirable:

  • Instrument maintenance on GC/MS, LC/MS/MS, liquid handling robotics, immunoassay analyzers, etc.
  • IT skills for Computer maintenance/software installation
  • SQL or VBA for LIMS configuration/Instrument automation

Education and Experience

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a natural science to meet regulatory requirements such as biology or chemistry (Chemistry preferred).

Essential Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.

 

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION.

Favorable Background Check and Passing Drug Test required for employment.

 

 

 

 


Wage

DOE

Experience

Any

Type

Full-time