Cell Processing Scientist

Location
Philadelphia, PA
Posted
Jan 09, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Cell Processing Scientist
Philadelphia, PA

Your tasks:
As a member of the Miltenyi Biotec team, you will be responsible for completing all CliniMACS Prodigy® cell processing activities and producing cells for research use. Within this role, you will be responsible for the isolation of requested target cell populations from Commercial Leukopacks on the CliniMACS Prodigy®. You will also provide lab support in keeping proper maintenance and cleaning of equipment, and maintaining accurate record keeping of experimental procedures and barcoding of all cryopreserved cells. Overall, your exceptional skills and attention to detail will guarantee the successful completion of individual and team task and goals in a timely manner, which ultimately will drive the continuous success of Miltenyi Biotec as a whole.

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences or related field of study and at least 2 years’ experience post college as a lab technician
• Ability to operate a computer with Windows™ operating system, Outlook™ email, internet, and basic MS Office™ products such as Word and Excel.
• Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear. The employee is required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must have ability to handle more than one task at a time and must work at a rapid pace while maintaining attention to detail.

Work Environment:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
This job is performed in a temperature controlled facility without exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures. Generally, this job is performed in a sanitized laboratory setting and routinely uses standard medical and research equipment such as centrifuges, biosafety cabinets, microscopes, incubators, pipettes and computers. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to blood, viruses, bacteria, body fluids and other tissues. Employees entering and leaving the laboratory must wear appropriate clothing and protective equipment such as scrubs, coveralls, masks, glasses and gloves. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Miltenyi Biotec is expanding and evolving. Our culture is one that empowers you to embrace new challenges and influence change. Join a fresh and collaborative working environment that encourages contribution, innovation, and growth.

We empower great science. For more than 25 years, Miltenyi Biotec has provided innovative tools, instruments, and solutions that advance biomedical research and cellular therapy. We are 2,000 scientists, engineers, physicians, support specialists, marketers, and more – all dedicated to improving scientific understanding and impacting human lives. At our headquarters campus and offices worldwide, fresh ideas become unique products.

Miltenyi Biotec North America, Inc. is an EO Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

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