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Chemistry Lab Associate

Global Blood Therapeutics

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Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
9/15/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry,

Job Description

CHEMISTRY LAB ASSOCIATE

Position Summary:

•   Organize chemicals and reagents
•   Organize and track GBT internal compound inventory
•   Register samples from CROs
•   Coordinate screening compound acquisition and testing
•   Coordinate shipment of compound samples for external testing
•   Dispense samples for biochemical assays and biological studies
•   Alert chemists for re-synthesis if compound stock is running low
•   Track and refill solvents for HPLCs and LCMSs
•   Arrange for waste disposal
•   Track expiration dates of highly reactive chemicals and arrange for proper disposal of expired reagents
•   Maintain a working supply of lab consumables
•   Coordinate lab instrument service maintenance
•   Ensure safe and efficient chemistry lab operations/environment

Requirements

   •   Bachelor of Science degree with organic chemistry class training
   

Fit with GBT culture:
•   Ability to build strong relationships with co-workers of various backgrounds and expertise
•   Ability to function at a high level in a team setting whether leading the group or acting as an individual contributor
•   Excitement about the vision and mission of GBT
•   Integrity
•   Values-based leadership
•   Flexibility

NOTE:  This position summary is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Global Blood Therapeutics is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.