Lab Technician (Gardner, MA) (f/m/d)
vivitide, LLC is an independent, technology-based company, which manufactures and distributes high-quality peptides, antibodies and biochemicals for research and development purposes. Employing highly skilled individuals at our facilities in MA and KY, we strive to create a vibrant environment made up of diverse, agile and passionate professionals.
We are currently hiring for a qualified individual interested in a career in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry. Working alongside other peptide scientists, the Lab Technician will be responsible for synthesizing, analyzing and purifying peptides. This is an excellent opportunity to get practical, hands on experience at a thriving biotech company.
- Operation and maintenance of peptide synthesis instrumentation
- Operation and maintenance of Liquid Chromatography instrumentation
- Daily tracking and record keeping of current peptide projects
- Hand modifications of custom peptides
- Peptide Cleavage Data analysis and characterization of peptides using HPLC and Mass Spec
- Other lab maintenance duties as assigned
- Degree in the sciences (Biology, Chemistry, or equivalent)
- Solid work ethic and desire to learn
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to work well in a team environment as well as independently
- Relevant experience: 1 yr (preferred)
- Responsibility for a variety of challenging and new tasks within a straightforward and fast paced environment
- Flat hierarchies with short communication and decision paths in an agile organization.
- A competitive benefits package, stable work environment, vacation, and holiday time.
About vivitide, LLC
Our focus is on helping researchers around the globe in their drug discovery, pre-clinical and clinical development activities with our combined 50+ years of peptide chemistry knowhow and experience. With exceptional customer service, our employees take pride in being part of a vibrant life science community.
Headquartered in Gardner, MA, with significant operations in Louisville, KY, vivitide is a leading provider of custom peptide synthesis services, custom antibodies, catalog peptides and biochemicals to academia, pharmaceutical, biotech, and diagnostic companies worldwide.
Well known for delivering the highest quality of products and manufacturing capabilities ranging from mg to kg, vivitide has furthermore the unique expertise in complex peptide synthesis, such as RGD peptides. The manufacturing of personalized peptides and throughput production are as important to us as antigen design, antibody purification, and custom peptide-antibody conjugation.
vivitide, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.