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KCAS is looking for an Analyst II, Small Molecule

KCAS Bioanalytical & Biomarker Services is seeking an individual interested in bioanalysis to work as an Analyst II within its GLP bioanalytical laboratory in Shawnee, Kansas.  KCAS is a contract research organization (CRO) providing bioanalytical & biomarker services to pharmaceutical clients in support of drug developments, preclinical and clinical studies.

Critical Functions 

Depending on the applicant’s qualifications and previous experience responsibilities may include the following critical functions:

  • Set up laboratory notebooks.
  • Prepare and label laboratory solutions (eg. extraction reagents, mobile phase) as needed.
  • Prepare calibration standards and QC samples.
  • Perform and/or verify calculations related to reagent preparation and/or sample analysis (integrate chromatograms, regression).
  • Conduct sample inventory.
  • Verify sample identities in extraction rack Vs batch sheet.
  • Prepare and/or extract samples for analysis on instruments such as HPLC or LC/MS according to written test procedures.
  • Promptly record lab raw data ensuring completeness/accuracy and submit for review/approval, including documentation of any deviations that occur.
  • Carry out lab activities and documentation as required per GLP, SOPs and company quality standards.
  • Perform assigned tasks carefully and on schedule according to standard operating procedure and supervisor instructions.
  • Review information for accuracy and submit to appropriate personnel for peer check.
  • Prepare study records for archive, eg. review for completeness.
  • Maintain a productive work ethic.
  • Demonstrate company loyalty in relations with company personnel and clients.
  • Maintains a safe, clean, and organized work environment free from safety hazards.
  • Suggest improvements for safety, work quality, and productivity.
  • Work overtime as needed; be punctual with low absenteeism.

Requirements

Education Requirements

  • AAS in a related scientific field with 2+ years related experience or AAS/BA/BS unrelated with 4+ yrs related experience; other education with sufficient related experience at the discretion of management.

Job Requirements

AAS in a related scientific field with 2+ years related experience or AAS/BA/BS unrelated with 4+ yrs related experience; other education with sufficient related experience at the discretion of management.

  • Basic GLP policies and regulations.
  • Wet chemistry techniques.
  • General chemistry techniques.
  • General laboratory calculations.
  • Lab documentation processes.
  • Basic lab skills (equipment usage, terminology, etc.)
  • Ability to sustain the manual dexterity required for accurate pipetting, throughout the work day and over the long term.
  • Basic Word/Excel
  • Basic Sciex Analyst, dblabcal, SoftMax Pro and/or Millenium as needed
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To submit your resume, contact us at Resume.Mailbox@KCASbio.com.