Quality Control (QC) Research Scientist


Job title: Quality Control (QC) Research Scientist

Company: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Job description: Position Information

Working Title Quality Control (QC) Research Scientist
Department Bio Process Development Facility-7775
Requisition Number S_210709
Posting Open Date 08/17/2021
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 10/11/2021
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

The QC Research Scientist will perform sampling and identification testing per current GMP Regulatory requirements of GMP manufacturing raw materials and perform routine analysis using established tests of samples including HPLC, ELISA, TOC, total protein assays, pH and conductivity, endotoxin testing, Western blotting, SDS-PAGE, and others when required. Maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment. Support technology transfer of analytical test methods and assay qualification testing. Write and review Standard Operating Procedures, complete laboratory documentation, write data summaries, and write reports when needed. Perform environmental monitoring of facility.

Candidates for this position must be a US Citizen, Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee in order to work on projects subject to Export Control regulations.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high-performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree plus 2 years of GLP/GMP chemistry or microbiology laboratory utilizing automated methods, familiarly with general laboratory techniques and compendial methods; equivalent education/experience will be considered. Exceptional oral and written communication skills.

Candidates for this position must be a US Citizen, Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee in order to work on projects subject to Export Control regulations.

Work history should demonstrate that the scientist must have a good understanding of general laboratory equipment such as pH/conductivity meter, micropipetters, as well as specialized testing such as HPLC, ELISA, TOC, Endotoxin, Western blotting, SDS-PAGE and protein assays.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate may have experience with HPLC, SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting, 96-well plate methods. Previous knowledge and experience with compendial testing requirements (EP/USP monographs and general test methods)

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required No
Physical Required Yes
Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre-employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances. No
Criminal History Background Check Required Yes
Posted Salary Commensurate with experience and education
How to Apply

Click on “Apply for this Job”. You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. You will be required to attach your resume, cover letter and list of references as three (3) separate documents in MS Word or PDF format.
For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

Nancy Re nre2@unl.edu
Job Category (old) Managerial/Professional
Job Type Full-Time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5)
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? Yes
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Required Documents

Required Documents * Resume

  • Cover Letter
  • List of References

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Location: Lincoln, NE

Job date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 06:47:41 GMT

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