Covance Contingent Worker in Shanghai, China

Job Overview

Analyzes biological or chemical samples and/or develops/validates methodologies for various compounds and components in compliance with standard operating procedures (SOPs) and regulatory agency guidelines.

  1. Duties and Responsibilities :
  • Organizes, conducts and evaluates analytical results and testing.

  • Maintains study documentation and laboratory records.

  • Independently sets-up, maintains, operates and performs routine and non-routine maintenance on general equipment.

  • Performs quality control review of data.

  • Informs Study Director, Principal Investigator and/or management of any problems and/or deviations that may affect integrity of the data; participates in corrective action of problems.

  • Promotes a cohesive team environment.

  • Assists in setting up and performing method development and validation of various analytes in a variety of matrices.

  • Makes suggestions for modifications in test methods or procedures.

  • Assist in loggingin and keeping track of standards, matrix, special reagents and study samples.Performs a variety of sample accession responsibilities in compliance with appropriate SOP’s and regulatory guidelines, in support of departmental operations.

  • Provides input and participates in project meetings, plans, monitors and guides project work.

  • Ability to serve as lead chemist on projects, overseeing a small group of technical staff, with supervision.

  • Maintains a clean and safe laboratory work environment.

  • Trains and assists less experienced staff.

  • Participates in client visits as needed, assists in communicating technical information.

  • Participates in process improvement initiatives.

  • Assists in evaluation of data for incorporation into written reports.

  • Effectively plans and utilizes personnel and resources for timely completion of assigned projects.

  • Assists in writing reports, methods, protocols and SOPs.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Education/Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) degree in chemistry or related scientific field

  • Experience may be substituted for education.

  • Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel).

Experience

  • Bachelor of Science/Arts (BS/BA) degree in chemistry or related scientific field

  • Experience may be substituted for education.

  • Ability to perform basic computer skills (e.g., Word, Excel).

Job Number 2018-19143

Job Category Scientific Entry Level

Position Type Full-Time

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