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Team Leader: Biochemistry

Company: EUROFINS SCIENT.
Location: Lancaster
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 47,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 50 countries and operating more than 800 laboratories. Eurofins offers a portfolio of over 200,000 analytical methods to evaluate the safety, identity, composition, authenticity, origin, traceability and purity of biological substances and products, as well as providing innovative clinical diagnostic testing services, as one of the leading global emerging players in specialised clinical diagnostics testing.

In 2019, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 4.56 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Employee Responsibilities:

  • Lead team (including other Group Leaders), schedule, and train employees

  • Ensure adherence to highest quality and efficiency standards in laboratory operations

  • Ensure coverage and performance

  • Foster morale and teamwork

  • Perform physical, chemical, and instrumental analysis of active pharmaceutical ingredients and finished pharmaceutical products (tablets, capsules, parenterals, devices, aerosols, liquids, creams, and gels)

  • Prepare standards and samples for analysis

  • Run the instrumentation independently including, but not limited to, various chromatographic systems, Karl Fischer (Coulometric and Volumetric), UV/Spec, various wet chemistry analyses, HPLC, IC, IR, ICP, AA, TGP, DSC, PDA, auto-titrators, TLC, and dissolution apparatus

  • Perform monthly maintenance of laboratory equipment

  • Working efficiently, document work clearly, and perform tests accurately

  • Execute specialized analyses

  • Conduct routine/nonroutine testing

  • Lead project/test areas

  • Write reports (method transfers, method validations, laboratory investigations, and SOPs)

  • Initiate and perform laboratory investigations

  • Evaluate and trend sample data

  • Serve as system administrator

  • Execute method transfer and feasibility testing

  • Support system validation efforts

  • Train new analysts

  • Ensure that the client receives quality data by reviewing laboratory data for accuracy, clarity, and adherence to GMP and/or GLP regulations

The Ideal Candidate would possess:

  • Strong leadership, initiative, and team building skills

  • Strong project and personnel management skills

  • Strong understanding of the importance of achieving turn around time committed to clients
  • Strong computer, scientific, and organizational skills

  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

  • Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS, MS, or PhD in Biochemistry, Chemistry or related degree field

  • At least 3 years of related work experience

  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction

Position is full-time, Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Lancaster, PA are encouraged to apply.

  • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
  • Life and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid vacation and holidays

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

Keywords: EUROFINS SCIENT., Lancaster , Team Leader: Biochemistry, Other , Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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