SUMMARY: Performs enzyme activity assays and other chemical analysis of samples submitted to SORA Laboratories. Performs routine testing, develops testing methods for samples, and calibration & maintenance procedures for analytical instrumentation.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but are not limited to, the following. Management retains the right to add to or change the duties of the position at anytime. The functions below are to be performed in accordance with all applicable FDA, OSHA, EPA, and ISO standards and regulations.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field and three years of laboratory experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is carried out in an analytical laboratory. There is considerable exposure to raw materials and chemical reagents. Personal Protective Equipment such as lab coats, gloves, safety glasses and respirators must be worn as defined by safety policy.
The position requires extensive standing. The employee is regularly required to walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.