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Laboratory Assistant in Animal Cage Wash Department

Frontier Scientific, Inc. Wilmington ,DE
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $27,878 to $38,332 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance
Job Description

Qualifications

A high school diploma and possess at least one year of animal care and handling in a laboratory or similar environment required. Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team environment. Must have ability to work flexible work schedules to meet heavy workload demands. Must have good communication and prioritization skills. Ability to Review, comprehend and comply with all SOP's, quality assurance and facility safety standards pertaining to specific area. Assists technical personnel in general laboratory operations, maintaining laboratory facilities and equipment in accordance with Laboratory standards in order to help ensure the validity and integrity of experimental results.

Responsibilities

As a member of the Animal Resources group in an AAALAC-accredited, GLP-compliant facility, the incumbent will primarily be responsible for working in the cage wash area, preparing cages and cage racks, removing trash for incineration, collecting wastes for autoclaving and disposal, maintenance of cage wash/tunnel wash equipment and automatic animal drinking water chlorine proportioner system, and inventory supply stock. The incumbent should be able to handle lifting heavy items (~40 pounds) as needed. This person may also be asked to assist other departments as required.

Company Description
Since 1988, Frontier Scientific, Inc. (Delaware location) has functioned as a specialty CRO, working to enable dramatic cost reductions via outsourced compound management, reformatting, sample procurement, liquid handling, and compound library management. The Delaware location is also an Alliance Partner with corporations that specializes in agricultural research and products, as well as various other science-related business units. In addition, the Delaware location has an Insectary which supplies Lepidopteran species for agricultural research, as well as other entomological products.

Frontier Scientific (Utah location) is a chemical developer, manufacturer and custom research services provider to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial chemical, government, and academic sectors. Frontier Scientific specializes in the development of chemical compounds and processes related to porphyrins, phthalocyanines and boronic acids. Frontier Scientific develops building blocks for small molecule drug discovery, SAR studies, and lead optimization. Frontier Scientific provides standard catalog products with production quantities generally in the milligram to kilogram scale. Frontier Scientific's NMR, GCMS, LCMS, and UV/VIS spectrophotometer are located in-house to ensure quality compounds and quick turn around on projects. Frontier Scientific is a privately held corporation established in 1975 and headquartered in Logan, Utah.

Frontier Scientific, Inc.

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Since 1988, Frontier Scientific, Inc. (Delaware location) has functioned as a specialty CRO, working to enable dramatic cost reductions via outsourced compound management, reformatting, sample procurement, liquid handling, and compound library management. The Delaware location is also an Alliance Partner with corporations that specializes in agricultural research and products, as well as various other science-related business units. In addition, the Delaware location has an Insectary which supplies Lepidopteran species for agricultural research, as well as other entomological products. Frontier Scientific (Utah location) is a chemical developer, manufacturer and custom research services provider to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial chemical, government, and academic sectors. Frontier Scientific specializes in the development of chemical compounds and processes related to porphyrins, phthalocyanines and boronic acids. Frontier Scientific develops building blocks for small molecule drug discovery, SAR studies, and lead optimization. Frontier Scientific provides standard catalog products with production quantities generally in the milligram to kilogram scale. Frontier Scientific's NMR, GCMS, LCMS, and UV/VIS spectrophotometer are located in-house to ensure quality compounds and quick turn around on projects. Frontier Scientific is a privately held corporation established in 1975 and headquartered in Logan, Utah.

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