Reagent Manufacturing - Production Department in San Diego, CA at Aerotek

Posted: 7/22/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
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  • Pay Rate
    $40,000 - $45,000/Year

Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced, well rounded reagent manufacturing associate skilled in the practical and technical execution of formulation, fill and finish activities in a complex and dynamic reagent manufacturing laboratory. We offer a start-up environment where you will be expected to be a key participant in the development and execution of formulating a large variety of complex, sensitive reagents and keeping impeccable records detailing all aspects of manufacturing processes. You will also be expected to fill and finish a variety of vessel types that are user ready for internal and external customers. The ideal candidate will be able to offer constructive ideas and schemes that further the development and implementation of a world class reagent manufacturing and reagent QC department.

Essential Functions
* Ability to setup, maintain, and perform all bulk formulation related activities for reagent manufacturing customers.
* Execute SOP's for formulation, fill, and finish operations as required
* Identify gaps and weaknesses in the SOPs and formulations for finished goods and component materials
* Ability to initiate problem solving and technical decision making on par with experience
* Ensures correct procedures, processes, specifications
* Operates and calibrates all general lab equipment
* Operates and calibrates all fill equipment and labeling equipment
* Maintain a correct inventory of materials through cycle counts, inventory control, inventory stock assessment, ordering and receipt of materials.
* Maintain a safe and hygienic work space.
* Bachelor's Degree in Biology or Chemistry and 5 years of experience.
* Or Associates degree and 8 years of experience
* Experience in a reagent manufacturing laboratory or facility
* Start-up experience highly desired
* Proficiency working in Microsoft Excel
* Demonstrable skill calculating concentration of chemical constituents in complex solutions
* Demonstrable skills in basic algebra and mathematics.
* Knowledgeable in chemical hygiene and safety.

* Ability and willingness to make an impact
* Creativity of thought and mindset
* Thrives in a dynamic and fast paced environment
* A passion for discovery

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.

Contact Information

Sydney Shields