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Lab Manager – (JP10168)

Cambridge, MA · Biotech/Pharmaceutical
Job Title:  Lab Manager – (JP10168)
Location: Cambridge, MA. 02138
Employment Type:  Contract
Business Unit: Drug Substance Technologies
Duration: 3 years
Notes:  Onsite
Posting Date:  04/29/2022

3 Key Consulting is hiring a Lab Manager for a consulting engagement with our direct client, a leading global biopharmaceutical company.

Job Description:
  • Play a key role in a team of laboratory staff performing Synthetic Chemistry activities
  • Drive excellence in the Scientific Services program through maintaining analytical instrumentation, lab automation tools, and reactor equipment to support chemists
  • Champion innovation and practical process improvement in the laboratory
  • Strong organizational skills

Why is the Position Open?
Supplement additional workload on team.

Top Must-Have Skill Sets:
  • Commitment to lab safety and compliance through background in chemistry, biochemistry, or engineering.
  • Prior Lab experience (2 years as undergraduate researcher or post graduation).
  • Education: BS degree in Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering or science.
  • Prior Lab experience, chemistry background is helpful, strong communication skills and collaboration with other FTE's, EW's.
  • Strong independent organizational skills.

Day to Day Responsibilities:
Synthetic Laboratory Management
o Drive organization and productivity of facility through adherence to 5S principles
o Initiate work orders for equipment repairs, maintenance, installation, and removal
o Participate in regularly scheduled lab cleanout activities and safety walkthroughs

Equipment & Instrument Owner
o Coordinate preventative maintenance, calibration, daily system initializations, and repair service of equipment and instruments
o Maintain process & analytical instrumentation, lab automation tools, reactor equipment and stocking of parts/accessories
o Support laboratory/equipment software installations and upgrades/updates
o Maintain online tracking tool to manage instrument usage and operational status

Inventory Maintenance and Chemical Ordering & Shipping
o Order and organize laboratory reagents and consumables to support laboratory experimentation
o Generate purchase orders, chemical shipping documents, equipment orders
o Handle incoming/outgoing shipments of tools, ancillary processing equipment, and consumables and chemicals

Red Flags:
  • No prior lab experience.
  • No degree or background in chemistry, biochemistry, or engineering.

Interview process:
Phone screening followed by in-person interview.

We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to resumes@3keyconsulting.com.  If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this particular position, please feel free to take a look at the other positions on our website www.3keyconsulting.com/careers. You are also welcome to share this opportunity with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
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