Scientist II Quality Control Radioactive Kinase Activity Assay

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: November 25, 2016
  • Reference ID: 831974783
Adecco's Service Delivery Center is assisting one of our high profile clients who is considered to be a world leader in Biotechnology industry, in filling a full time, contract position for a Scientist II - Quality Control in Carlsbad, CA

**Must be eligible to work for any employer in theU.S.without sponsorship / no corp to corp arrangements / Adecco W2 only

Job Title: Scientist II Quality Control
Job Category: Clinical/Scientific
Start Date: ASAP
End Date: 10/24/2017 (assignment may be extended)
Location: Carlsbad, CA
Pay Rate: $25.83

Duties: Key Objectives of the role:

Responsible for qualification of product(s) in a lab setting following standard operating procedures. Will utilize basic laboratory techniques, calculations, materials measurement, operation of laboratory equipment and record keeping necessary to manufacture products.
Will perform radioactive assays and analysis, TR-FRET assays, fluorescence based assays, and protein concentration assays.
Responsible for Batch Data Records, notebooks, customer reports and work order documents.
Utilize specialized technical knowledge and skills to make detailed observations and analyze data to ensure within operating parameters. Advise manager of factors that may affect quality of product. Suggest options/ideas for corrective actions.
Maintain equipment, product inventories and related records as assigned. Note variances on manufacturing documents; audit and evaluate process documents and propose revisions. Complete, distribute and file records as required in accordance with Document Control Practices.
Identify potential issues in the qualification process; report findings to team management and members for resolution or participate in troubleshooting.
May lead process improvement projects
Complete, distribute and file records; prepare ad hoc reports as requested.
May perform other related duties as required and/or assigned.
Advise the team lead/manager of factors that may affect quality of the product, initiate problem reports for deviations and non-conforming materials, and suggest options and ideas for corrective actions and preventive actions (CAPA).


Proficiency in the use of scientific laboratory techniques, equipment and materials:
Radioactive Kinase Activity Assay
Fluorescence based assays
Polyacrylamide and Agarose Gel Electrophoresis Western Blot Protein Concentration determination assay Buffer Preparation XL Fit Analysis Bench work both a lab environment and manufacturing facility with specialized equipment.
Ability to carry out scientific procedures and make recommendations for improvement.
Excellent documentation and communication skills.
Lifting up to 20 lbs will be required on a frequent basis.
Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.
Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties.
May intermittently sit at desk/lab bench for a long period of time to perform experiments, write, and use a keyboard to communicate through written means.


Bachelor's degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline and 4+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory or;
Master's degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or other related discipline and 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing or research laboratory.

PLEASE NOTE: Successful completion of a full background check, employment verification, educational verification, reference checks, and drug screening required upon offer

Candidates interested in these positions for a Scientist II - Quality Control in Carlsbad, CA should apply immediately. Please click on the "Apply Now" button on the Adecco website at to fill out your application. If you have any questions, you can contact Melody Meyer.

Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco's National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the "apply now" button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above, Melody Meyer. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to

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