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Posted Job Title
Analytical Chemist, New Bolton Center
Job Profile Title
Research Specialist A
Job Description Summary
Plans and conducts basic experiments to meet research project objectives with close supervision. Assists in performing laboratory experiments and clinical studies for product or material formulation and development. Daily management of laboratory tool, documentations, and processes to ensure regulatory compliance and timely completion of project/program deliverables. Closely collaborates with Senior Research Specialists and Principal Investigator (PI) on experimental/clinical work set ups in accordance to established protocols.
The Research Specialist will be responsible for the analysis of equine samples in a large scale, high-throughput, A2LA-accredited analytical laboratory. Duties will include the login, preparation, and/or analysis of forensic and research samples using provided Standard Operating Procedures and under the oversight of managerial staff.Â Analyze Samples by mass spectrometry and ELISA using standard operating procedures and complete required reports. Assist with Research as needed. Assist with sample extraction. Assist with sample login and dumping. Assist with method validation and writing standard operating procedures.
Qualifications The Penn Vet Equine Pharmacology Laboratory is seeking to employ an Analytical Chemist.Â Qualified individuals would preferably have a BS in chemistry and 0 to 1 year of experience with liquid chromatography coupled to mass spectrometry and ELISA.Â Strict attention to detail and the ability to collaborate well with others is required.
Working Conditions Office, Library, Computer Room; Requires extensive safety; Exposure to chemicals
Physical Effort Typically sitting at a desk or table; Occasional lifting 25-50 lbs.; Typically standing or walking; Using tools requiring high dexterity
Job Location - City, State
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
Department / School
School of Veterinary Medicine
$32,000.00 - $57,600.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00012768
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