Posted on May 4, 2020 by Harvey Nash IT Recruitment Switzerland
For our client in Basel we are looking for Sample Manager for a 4 months contract.
Job Title: Sample Manager
Duration: 18/05/2020 to 18/09/2020
. Perform experiments and procedures requiring specific scientific or technical knowledge and laboratory techniques according to input from supervisor.
. Document own experiment in lab notebook (including tables, graphs).
. Provide basic data analysis and may provide assistance in design of next experiment.
. Present results to supervisor and may present to lab at project meetings.
. Work collaboratively with team/Offer assistance to co-workers.
. Maintain awareness of and provide recommendations on standard laboratory tools and procedures.
. Implement new lab techniques according to literature.
. Assist in the preparation of laboratory instructions/guidelines for department, where appropriate.
. Operate and perform routine maintenance on instruments.
. Conduct activities in compliance with safety, animal welfare, waste disposal and other regulatory guidelines.
. Ensure appropriate sample annotation in STS based on study plan/amendments(s)
. Ensure tracking of PCS samples, using STS if applicable
. Ensure reception/shipment of biological materials to support QL2 studies and perform Quality Control and report any issues to the consignee.
. Ensure appropriate storage of PCS biological samples.
. Ensure availability of STS labels in due time to requestor (CRO or internal)
. Ensure appropriate disposal of samples following approval
. Organization of international shipments in appropriate storage conditions
. Ensure adequate communication with internal and external clients
. Ensure annotation and image scanning of histopathological slides
BS or MS or equivalent in scientific discipline with appropriate years of experience in drug discovery or other related laboratory research.
. Know-how of laboratory procedures, instrumentation and data processing.
. Demonstrate working knowledge of relevant HSE policies and procedures (eg laboratory and personal protective equipment), animal welfare
* Experience and knowledge in biological sample shipment procedures and guidelines. (IATA regulations, import and export permits applications including CITES permits, etc...).
. Working knowledge of relevant IT systems.
. Good oral and written communication skills in English; knowledge in German or French is optional
. Strong interpersonal skills, ie organizational skills, team spirit.
. Demonstrate Values & Behaviors.