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Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries. The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment, 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 for supporting clinical studies. In addition, Eurofins is one of the leading global emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing.

In 2022, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR 6.7 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.
Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities
• Uphold the confidentiality, integrity, quality, technical, health and safety aspects of the company.
• Conduct routine test analysis in compliance with... methods, protocols, SOPs, and regulatory agency guidelines.
• Release and data entry for operational results and QC checking.
• Maintain quality and technical documentation and laboratory records with audit trails.

Identify abnormalities and discrepancies in testing, calibration, and results.

Use laboratory equipment and software appropriate for assigned tasks.
• Perform basic calibration of equipment in the respective section when necessary.
• Maintain equipment by performing assigned maintenance activities and troubleshoot unexpected problems.
• Assist the Supervisor in updating/developing of test methods and working instructions.

PCR Technologist Scopes:
• Perform routine nucleic acid extraction/purification and PCR analyses in compliance with SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines in a timely manner.
• Evaluate PCR results to ensure accuracy and determine interference/inhibition if any.
• Maintain stringent pre and post PCR containment procedures.
• Ensure proper preparation and storage of PCR related reagents and samples.
• Ensure all quality control procedures are in place along with identifying and reporting any quality issues.
• Monitor PCR consumables inventory levels, coordinate purchases with Scientific Officer.
• Responsible for housekeeping of laboratory.
• Any other tasks as and when assigned by supervisors.

Microbiologist Scopes:
• Conduct routine microbiological analyses in compliance with standard methods, SOPs, and regulatory agency guidelines in a timely manner.
• Prepare of microbiological media and standards and sterility checks.

Assist the maintenance of reference cultures/standards.

Perform bacterial culture isolation and identification and enumeration.
• Perform or lead proficiency testing/s programs.

Qualifications and Requirements
• Diploma in Biotechnology/Biomedical Sciences and relevant field
• Experience in molecular techniques including PCR is required, background in microbiology will be an advantage
• To work safely and comply to laboratory safety rules including wearing PPE (personal protective equipment) when required
• To handle non-clinical wastewater samples with possible viral shredding contents.
• Demonstrate good laboratory skills
• Ability to perform testing with accuracy and attention to details
• Demonstrate initiative, positive working and learning attitude
• Possess organization skills and basic troubleshooting skills
• Demonstrate Good Documentation Practice in daily work.
• Ability to work independently and as a team player
• Effective verbal and written communication skills.
• To have regular attendance and observe punctuality
• To work overtime and weekend work on a rotation basis as required.

Additional Information

What we offer: As an employer, we’re keen to look after our people with as much dedication as they look after our patients. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, excellent training and exceptional career prospects. We’re a growing and ambitious company, so there is huge potential here to develop with us and enjoy fantastic rewards in your career.

Your data:

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