Covance Sr. Research Assistant- Protein Chemistry in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

Covance Sr. Research Assistant- Protein Chemistry

Our GMP regulated labs in Greenfield, IN are seeking a Sr. Research Assistant for their Protein Chemistry group. If you have previous experience with liquid chromatography and proteins then you are encouraged to apply.

In this role you will serve as the primary analyst on projects as you validate methodologies for various compounds and components in compliance with appropriate SOPs and regulatory agency guidelines. You will also be expected to:

  • Document work and maintain study documentation and laboratory records.

  • Recognizes deviations from expected results and takes appropriate action.

  • Identifies and takes appropriate action with problems or potential problems in technical area of responsibility.

  • Set-up, maintain, operate and perform routine and non-routine maintenance on general equipment, including problem identification and resolution.

  • Support the implementation of startup priorities, systems and SOPs for the biotechnology group.

  • Provide input and participate in project meetings.

  • Plan, monitor and guide project work

Covance offer a competitive benefits packages with 21 days of PTO and ample opportunities for career development.


  • BS/BA degree in science or related field; experience may be substituted for education.

  • This is a hands on position

  • Strong ability to learn is required

  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Organizational skills

  • Must be able to work in a laboratory setting


  • Requires 3+years of scientific experience relevant to the technical area of responsibility.

  • Experience with equipment and analysis related to technical area of responsibility is required.

  • Experience in a high throughput regulated environment strongly preferred

  • GMP compliance experience helpful

Job Number 2017-15576

Job Category Scientific Bachelor's Degree

Position Type Full-Time

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