Lab Technician III, Assay Development PD

Ology Bioservices, Inc.
Job Description

Job duties for a Laboratory Technician III include, but are not limited to assay and method development and transfer, in-process testing, and performing a range of additional varied work activities including:

  • Tissue culture and maintenance of microbial and mammalian cell lines
  • Write and review R&D and PD protocols, PDTRs, methods, SOPs, analyze results, and draft reports in support of R&D and PD processes.
  • Leading in the development of novel in vitro assays
  • Performing and leading analysis of data, assay, media, culture, and products
  • Hands-on lab work associated with adherent or suspension cell culture, medium/buffer preparation, and cleaning/decontaminating of equipment in a safe and organized manner
  • Play a significant role in research, product, and method development for both current and novel products
  • Perform work in a BSL-1, -2, or -3 environment
  • Organize and manage laboratory inventory including procurement of supplies and materials needed for protocol execution
  • Lead product testing in support of PD and R&D
  • Serve as a Lead for various projects
  • Lead training of Quality Control personnel prior to and during assay transfer
  • Maintain PD inventory supply and ordering
  • Continue to the support, optimization, and improvements of GMP products
  • Work as a team with QC, manufacturing, QA, and other departments as needed
  • Contribute to the maintenance of laboratory equipment and laboratory support operations
  • All other tasks as needed or assigned by supervisor

All employees are expected to adhere to the Quality Management System established in the Quality Manual, Quality Policy, Standard Operating Procedures, Current Good Manufacturing Practices, and any other applicable regulations and standards to the duties within their role.

  • AS degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, chemistry, or related field with 4 years of industry experience, or a BS in a related filed with 2 years of industry experience
  • 2-4 years of experience in process development, assay development, or manufacturing of biologics
  • 2-4 years of cell culture experience, using aseptic techniques
  • At least 2 years of experience performing and developing analytical assays, such as ddPCR, ELISA, AUC, HPLC, TCID50, IU titer or similar experience
  • Strong leadership, technical, communication, and organization skills in a teamwork environment
  • Strong verbal/written and interpersonal communication skills as a team player and willing to work in an environment where individual initiative, collaboration, and accountability are valued
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in an organized manner
EOE STATEMENT Ology Bioservices,is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender,sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, or military/veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

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ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION Thank you for your interest in joining the Ology Bioservices team! We believe we have the most talented and committed employees in the industry with decades of combined experience in manufacturing, developing and licensing vaccines and protein/antibody therapeutics.
Ology Bioservices is a full-service Contract Development Manufacturing Organization specializing in biologic drug substance manufacturing from early stage through commercial product. The company has 183,000 square feet of manufacturing, process development and QA/QC space in our state of the art Advanced Development and Manufacturing ADM) facility in Florida. Ology Bio has 20 years of experience developing and manufacturing drugs and biologics for the US Government, and over $500M in government contracts awarded over that time.
The company expanded to Commercial Manufacturing upon the move into the new facility in early 2017. Our infrastructure provides unique services to our clients, including full regulatory support from preclinical through licensure, clinical trial operational support and bioanalytical testing, as well as cGMP manufacturing up to Biosafety Level 3 (BSL3).
We offer outstanding career growth opportunities, excellent fringe benefits, and competitive pay.
We are an Equal opportunity Employer
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POSITION Lab Technician III, Assay Development PD  
LOCATION Alachua  
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