Histotechnologist - Bench Scientist Collegeville, PA Posted: 7/25/2022
Alphanumeric is hiring a Bench Scientist - Histotechnologist, Level 1 to work in Upper Providence, Collegeville, PA with one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. We are urgently seeking a Histotechnologist to join our Histology Team on a contract basis working a Standard 1st Shift with some flexibility: Monday - Friday (40 hours/week)
Performs the technical conduct of studies in accordance with the study protocol and all applicable laws and regulations including, but not limited to, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) guidelines, and departmental Standard Operating Procedures such as:
- Microtomy - Routine slide preparation and staining - Macroscopic observations - Histology Quality Control - Special staining techniques - Whole slide scanning
This position requires that all workers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and proof of vaccination will be required. Considerations will be made for those seeking Medical Exemption under ADA or Religious exemption under Title VII
* Necropsy; Organ weights; Molecular/Immunohistochemistry/ISH * Execute core experimental methods and/or laboratory techniques. * Responsible for the aspects of the study for which directly involved including study set up and data collection * Performs functions using equipment, computer systems and instrumentation in accordance with applicable policies * Perform studies in accordance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs; 21 CFR Part 58) only when the activities require GLP regulations. * Ensure timely communication to the Study Director of study related events and/or deviations * Ensure scientific data has been reviewed for accuracy and quality * Maintain equipment, supplies and reagents in accordance with applicable policies * Perform electronic archiving of study data * Maintain a safe work environment consistent with local Environmental Health & Safety policies * Execute discipline specific core experimental methods and or laboratory techniques with minimal to no supervision * Identify and troubleshoot problems in the execution of experimental procedures with minimal to no supervision.