R&D Operations Associate Technician (v669)

  • Contract Duration: 6+ months
  • Research & Development
  • Providence, R.I

Website Lenox Executive Search

This role will focus on the characterization of materials and devices for the continued development of V cell encapsulation technology. The individual will be required to work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment and will have the ability to utilize a variety of analytical tools as well as perform a variety of laboratory procedures according to prescribed protocols with an evolving ability to work independently. The position will be located in Providence, R.I

Key Responsibilities:

  • Bio-fabrication of medical devices in a clean room setting
  • Conduct material / device properties evaluations including mechanical and viscosity testing, FTIR, DSC, SEM, TGA and other evaluations as necessary.
  • Maintains glassware by cleaning and washing.
  • Maintains a sterile environment in the clean room, by garbing and behaving according to clean room procedures that align with company guidelines.
  • Comply with all internal Policies including Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations, Personal Protective Equipment Requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Ensure upkeep of Work Areas to allow for a clean, safe, and organized Work Environment.
  • Maintains glassware by cleaning and washing.
  • Review and train to Work Instructions and other relevant documents on an as-needed basis.
  • Prioritize and plan work activities, and adapt to changing schedules and other conditions, as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma and some college (Technical School, or College degree) and 0-2 years of experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication; demonstrable English reading and writing skills.
  • Proven ability to monitor own Work Product, ensuring quality, accuracy, and thoroughness; able to self-motivate and work independently or as part of a larger Team.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task; comfortable with changing Work Environments and priorities.
  • Flexible to work overtime and very rarely, weekend work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Self-motivated and collaborative, with excellent time management skills.
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