Laboratory Associate, Small Scale Bioreactor Development  |  Seattle, WA |

Just is seeking a motivated and hardworking person who desires a significant opportunity to improve worldwide access to biotherapeutics.  We are looking for an associate to join a fast-paced, collaborative, and multidisciplinary team to support bioreactor process development at 1-100L scale for the advancement of low-cost biotherapeutics manufacturing.  The position requires a solid attention to detail, self motivation, and a desire to accomplish any task given to them.  Experience with cleaning, maintenance, ordering and inventory, and organization of tasks are also necessary.  Knowledge of computers and all typical software (Microsoft Office, Google Suite, etc) are desired.  Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively over teleconference and web-based meetings are necessary.  The ideal candidate is curious, creative, engaged, works well independently and in teams, and constantly looks for ways to improve processes and technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Prep, sample, and clean bioreactors and bioreactor equipment (controllers, pumps, autoclaves, etc)
  • Build and autoclave parts and assemblies
  • Work with vendors and manufacturers – ordering and inventory
  • Weekend sampling and maintenance
  • Help prepare media and buffers
  • Maintain labs – clean, restock, look for problems

Preferred qualifications:

  • High School diploma or Associate’s degree in a science related field.
  • Organized
  • Motivated
  • Focused on goals and results
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with Microsoft Office apps (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Pluses:

  • Experience cleaning and maintaining science equipment
  • Experience preparing cell culture media and buffers
  • Experience recording data and writing reports

    About Just – Evotec Biologics

    Just – Evotec Biologics, wholly-owned by Evotec SE, is a unique platform company that integrates the design, engineering, development, and manufacture of biologics. With deep experience in the fields of protein, process and manufacturing sciences, the Just team came together to solve the scientific and technical hurdles that block access to life-changing protein therapeutics; from the design of therapeutic molecules to the design of the manufacturing plants used to produce them. Just’s focus is to create access and value for a global market through scientific and technological innovation. Our state-of-the-art labs and cGMP clinical manufacturing plant are co-located in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood – the center of Seattle’s medical, global health, and technology industries and a noted top emerging life science hub in the U.S. Our fast-growing team of 100 employees is expanding Just’s innovative platform and footprint – building our first North American J.POD® commercial manufacturing facility in the Seattle area. For job opportunities, learn more at www.just.bio/careers

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