Lead Laboratory Technician, Cell Biology

WuXi AppTec Inc
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, US
Closing date
Dec 1, 2021

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Performs assays according to testing records and in compliance with

Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP),

Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and/or Points to Consider (PTC) guidelines and

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Completes test methods and other required

documentation and performs laboratory maintenance duties according to GLP, cGMP,

CFR and/or PTC guidelines and SOPs. Serve as the departmental trainer, as needed


• Maintain cell cultures in accordance to SOPs and testing records

• Conduct assays and lab procedures as outlined in testing record and regulatory


• Accurately complete testing records and other required documentation according

to WuXi's Good Documentation Practices

• Performs assays using appropriate laboratory techniques.

• Reports observations of ongoing tests to Study Director/Technical Reviewer or

Laboratory Manager.

• Communicates with supervisor and other colleagues daily lab activities.

• Prepare reagents and re-stock labs with supplies.

• Maintaining equipment's cleaning logs.

• Maintain equipment logs and initiate Change Controls.

• Collaborate with other departments on projects

• Act as a mentor to other technicians

• Perform classroom trainings

• Serve as an assay trainer or departmental training coordinator.

• Work with supervisors to schedule daily activities

• May serve as a supervisor/technical reviewer as designated by Lab Manager

• Author Test Methods, Client Protocols, SOPs, etc. as needed.

• Perform data analysis

• Act as a liaison for the department in meetings

• Maintain, passaging and seeding cells

• Initiate and write nonconformance and laboratory investigations

• Participate in R&D projects and assay validations

• Provides operational support for Virology activities including (Ex. media/buffer

preparation, cleaning activities, and equipment/materials staging/ Aseptic



4 or more years of relevant experience or equivalen

Bachelors' degree in Biological Sciences or other Science related field or

equivalent experience

Our Values:

Integrity & Dedication, Working Together & Sharing Success; Do the Right Thing & Do it Right.

Our greatest asset is our people, WuXi is dedicated to providing opportunities for internal growth with direct access to a dedicated and accessible Human Resources team.

WuXi AppTec provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.

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