Covaxx, a subsidiary of the UBI Group, has joined the fight against COVID-19 and is rapidly developing precision antibody-based assays and vaccine candidates needed to successfully manage and slow the rate of the outbreak. As a result, Covaxx is quickly expanding to meet aggressive development and production goals, and is seeking to immediately hire a Quality Control Associate responsible for executing SOPs, proving technical reports, as well as troubleshooting in support of the development of novel in vitro diagnostic immunoassays. In addition, the QC associate will participate in new QC method design, specification setting and validation studies.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Conduct QC tests following test protocols and procedures in compliance with quality system
Perform QC tests independently
Participate in QC method development and validation studies
Work as a member of a QC team, as well as on independent development projects
Identify basic technical issues, out-of-specifications test results, instrument malfunctions and method issues
Support laboratory investigations
Perform laboratory support functions and maintain work area in compliance with quality procedures.
Participate in continuous improvement efforts using continuous improvement tools
Prepare buffers and reagents
Maintain all related data and records in compliance with quality procedures
Participate in the creation of technical reports,
Protocols and SOPs
Complete the volume of work required to achieve group/departmental goals and meet deadlines.
Demonstrate great attention to details.
Communicate the status of operations and bring deviations to the attention of supervisor.
Perform routine troubleshooting.
Keep complete, legible, current, and accurate records of all results and procedures followed or performed in a laboratory notebook where required
Contribute to support functions of the lab (e.g., maintain equipment, re-stock lab supplies, waste disposal).
Demonstrate technical proficiency in molecular techniques
S. in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology or a related field is required
Hands-on experience in immunological methods is required
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting capabilities
Ability to work as part of a team with excellent communication skills
Experience working under design control and following GLP
Understanding of the procedures, processes and record keeping
Experience in QC method development is desired
Must have the ability to follow instructions with great attention to details, and work well in a team setting.
All candidates must be willing to work on a full-time basis at Covaxx’s headquarters in Hauppauge, New York.
By submitting your resume through this posting, you are authorizing the review of your resume, including name and contact information, solely by Covaxx, Inc. and/or its authorized representative as a prospective candidate for the position described. Your submission will be deemed strictly confidential, and in no circumstance will your personal information be provided to any other individual or company without your written consent. For further information go to: covid19searchpartners.com.
Long Island, Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens, Brookhaven, Medford, Smithtown
About Covid-19 Search Partners
COVAXX is a subsidiary of UBI Group dedicated to the rapid development of diagnostics and vaccines to address urgent global health emergencies including COVID-19. For over 3 decades, the UBI Group has developed, manufactured and sold HIV, HCV, HTLV and FMDV blood diagnostic kits worldwide through various distribution partners. UBI has also developed, manufactured and sold over 4.5 billion vaccines, including approximately 500 million doses annually, through partners. Additional hiring needs are anticipated. Please continue to monitor the OPEN POSITIONS section of this website on a regular basis for updates.