At Nelson Laboratories, a Sotera Health Company, our employees are part of an industry-leading, global provider of sterility assurance, medical device evaluation services and expert advisory services.
Our employees receive competitive pay, growth and learning opportunities, insurance benefits, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays, time-off and the opportunity to attend many company-sponsored employee and family events.
Nelson Labs employees play a critical role in reaching our mission of: Safeguarding Global Health.
The Department Scientist has a depth of expertise within their lab area. They are the primary scientific point of contact for projects, investigations, validations and revalidations, and other items within their lab area and expertise.
Education and experience requirements:
M.S. or Ph.D in Microbiology, Biology, Biochemistry or other closely related life science degree programs
B.S. degree (microbiology or biological science strongly preferred) and five years applicable laboratory experience
In addition, any related certifications are highly desired in the following areas:
Competencies of this position
This job operates in a professional laboratory environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment and lab equipment including but not limited to computers keyboards, computer mouse,
telephones, photocopiers, file cabinets, microscopes, micropipettes, pipette aids, various hand tools and analytical equipment.
The possibility exists for exposure to biological and chemical hazards, exposure to carcinogenic compounds and other environmental aspects which may be considered unfavorable. Employees are expected to follow Biosafety and Chemical Hygiene policies, practices and procedures.
Occasional local travel during the business day and occasional out of the area or overnight travel may be expected.
The physical demands described here are a representative of those that must be met to perform the essential job functions.