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Associate Scientist, Sample Management Bench Scientist

GSK
Collegeville, PA 19426
Site Name: USA - Pennsylvania - Upper Providence Posted Date: Sep 9 2021 The Bench Scientist in the Sample Management department that is part of the Screening, Profiling and Molecular Biology organization. The role will be responsible for the inventory management and distribution of the GSK small molecule collection at the GSK Upper Providence site. Sample prep uses a variety of laboratory automation and software applications. Able to perform within timeline and prioritize multiple functions. Responsible for following standard operating procedures to maintain compliance and safety standards. Competent in basic laboratory techniques. Ability to work independently as well as in a team. This role will provide YOU the opportunity to lead key activities to progress YOUR career. These responsibilities include some of the following: Work in a team responsible for the daily production and the operation of sample management including receiving/sorting, plate generation, distribution, maintaining inventory, and QC support using various liquid handling instruments within Sample Management. Must have good attention to detail and be highly organized. Capable of prioritizing multiple job functions and ability to work within tight deadlines. Follows written procedures and maintains accurate records. Effectively communicates results of work to supervisor and others. Maintains instruments in good working order and reports safety and maintenance problem to supervisor. Operates in accordance with various SOPs, compliance and safety standards. Why you? Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals: BS, BA or Associates Degree in Chemistry/Biology/Engineering/Mathematics/IT or equivalent 1+ year of laboratory experience Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel Preferred Qualifications: If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus: Strong IT background skills Experience and knowledge in a sample management environment and automaton platforms Experience with liquid handling equipment and other laboratory automation technology systems, such as Tecan Fluent / Evo, Beckman Echo / DRS or Brooks S3 Sample Store Clear and effective communicator Why GSK? Our values and expectations are at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork. As GSK focuses on our values and expectations and a culture of innovation, performance, and trust, the successful candidate will demonstrate the following capabilities: Operating at pace and agile decision-making using evidence and applying judgement to balance pace, rigor and risk. Committed to delivering high quality results, overcoming challenges, focusing on what matters, execution. Continuously looking for opportunities to learn, build skills and share learning. Sustaining energy and well-being. Building strong relationships and collaboration, honest and open conversations. Budgeting and cost-consciousness. If you require an accommodation or other assistance to apply for a job at GSK, please contact the GSK Service Centre at 1-877-694-7547 (US Toll Free) or +1 801 567 5155 (outside US). GSK is an Equal Opportunity Employer and, in the US, we adhere to Affirmative Action principles. This ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, disability, genetic information, military service, covered/protected veteran status or any other federal, state or local protected class. Important notice to Employment businesses/ Agencies GSK does not accept referrals from employment businesses and/or employment agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. All employment businesses/agencies are required to contact GSK's commercial and general procurement/human resources department to obtain prior written authorization before referring any candidates to GSK. The obtaining of prior written authorization is a condition precedent to any agreement (verbal or written) between the employment business/ agency and GSK. In the absence of such written authorization being obtained any actions undertaken by the employment business/agency shall be deemed to have been performed without the consent or contractual agreement of GSK. GSK shall therefore not be liable for any fees arising from such actions or any fees arising from any referrals by employment businesses/agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. Please note that if you are a US Licensed Healthcare Professional or Healthcare Professional as defined by the laws of the state issuing your license, GSK may be required to capture and report expenses GSK incurs, on your behalf, in the event you are afforded an interview for employment. This capture of applicable transfers of value is necessary to ensure GSKs compliance to all federal and state US Transparency requirements. For more information, please visit GSKs Transparency Reporting For the Record site.","street_address":"1250 South Collegeville Road",

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Posted: 2021-09-10 Expires: 2021-11-10

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