Laboratory Assistant - Medical Chemistry in Rensselaer, NY at AMRI

Date Posted: 7/9/2019

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Job Description



LABORATORY ASSISTANT-MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY in Rensselaer, NY



 AMRI provides global contract research and manufacturing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

The Laboratory Assistant is an integral part of the AMRI team, contributing to our success by cleaning chemistry glassware, laboratory and supply areas, solid and liquid waste disposal, as well as maintaining and updating the chemical inventory.

Join our talented workforce, where a commitment to excellence and a customer focused attitude is everything. We pursue excellence because our work has the power to improve patients’ lives with the pharmaceuticals we develop and manufacture.



In this role, you will:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

•       Maintain laboratory equipment in a clean, organized and orderly manner.  Wash, clean, dry, and put away all laboratory glassware in pre-assigned locations as directed by the scientific staff.

•       Keep laboratory clean and organized, with particular emphasis to visits from customers and other guests.  Keep sink area and personal workspace clean and organized.

•       Wipe down lab benches, lab surfaces, and lab shelving; sweep and mop lab floors; clean lab ovens and refrigerator(s) and freezers in accordance with a Maintenance Schedule, appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and on an as needed basis.

•       Refill solvent bottles; prepare aqueous and solvent solutions as needed or requested.    

•       Stock materials and supplies in supply and storage areas, and keep those areas organized and clean.

Job Requirements



Qualifications and background to be successful in this role:

 

•       High School Diploma or equivalent

•       Chemical Hygiene training

•       Willingness to work with chemicals in a laboratory setting

•       Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.


 

 

All interested applicants must apply online.  AMRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer, we value diversity and inclusiveness.  Minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity are encouraged to apply.


Shift:  Standard 8

Albany Molecular Research, Inc. is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address "jobs@amriglobal.com" to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above-referred email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.

AMRI is committed to providing equal opportunity to all job seekers including qualified individuals with disabilities. If you have any difficulty using our online application system due to a disability or believe you need a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, you may use the alternative email address jobs@amriglobal.com to contact us about your interest in employment or you may call us at 518.512.2000.

Please note: The above referenced email address and telephone number are dedicated communication lines designed exclusively to assist job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Messages left for other purposes will not receive a response.