Covance Immunology Research Associate I in Denver, Pennsylvania

Job Overview

Immunology Research Associate

Denver, PA

Are you interested in making a real scientific impact in a team-focused environment? Gain exposure to a wide variety of science and explore a multitude of rewarding career-pathways, by working at Covance as a Lab Scientist developing ELISA assays in our Immunology Services group.

Position is located in Denver, PA.

The responsibility of this position include:

♦ IgG purification using Protein A or Protein G column chromatography, including data analysis, internal record keeping, client correspondence and product packaging. Conduct purification with supervision and progress to running purifications without supervision.

♦ Antigen specific IgG purification using affinity chromatography, including data analysis, internal record keeping, client correspondence and product packaging. Conduct purification with supervision and progress to running purifications without supervision.

♦ Run ELISA including performance of assay, quality control, data analysis, internal record keeping and client correspondence with supervision.

♦ Learn how to purify IgY from chicken eggs. Conduct purification with supervision and progress to running purifications without supervision.

♦Follow all established Quality Assurance procedures including environmental checks and recordings, equipment maintenance and use logs and documentation of all procedures.

♦ Follow procedural SOP’s and Good Documentation Practices.

♦ Prepare buffers and solutions.

♦ Contribute to maintaining Lab and equipment cleanliness.

♦ Help maintain supply inventory

♦ Follow all established safety standards for the department.

Education/Qualifications

Prefer (Not required) - Bachelor of Science in biology, chemistry, biochemistry or closely related field.

Experience

Relevant high school/college level science courses with laboratory component with 0-1 year working experience.

Job Number 2018-25092

Job Category Immunology & Immunotoxicity

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.