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Associate Scientist Robotics and Automation

Hamilton
FULL TIMEUSD 63,000 - 81,000 / year
2 Year

The job vacancy named Associate Scientist Robotics and Automation was made available on January 3, 2024, and it will be removed on April 2, 2024. Have you considered whether full time work is a good match for your personality and work style? Work experience in the same field for at least 24 months is a necessary requirement for this job. Should you be the successful applicant, your salary for this job will be USD 63,000 - 81,000 / year. This job opportunity is open to candidates who are currently living in Hamilton, as well as those who are willing to relocate if offered the job.

Why Patients Need You Pfizer’s purpose is to deliver breakthroughs that change patients’ lives. Research and Development is at the heart of fulfilling Pfizer’s purpose as we work to translate advanced science and technologies into the therapies and vaccines that matter most. Whether you are in the discovery sciences, ensuring drug safety and efficacy or supporting clinical trials, you will apply cutting edge design and process development capabilities to accelerate and bring the best in class medicines to patients around the world. What You Will Achieve As an Associate Scientist, you will be at the center of our operations and you’ll find that everything we do, every day, is in line with an unwavering commitment to quality. You will have the important role to generate high-quality immunoassay data in a regulated Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) setting to support Pfizer’s vaccine programs according to Standard Operating Procedures. You will support downstream analysts by performing sample preparation and starting the lifecycle of a sample. You will also spearhead new and innovative projects for process improvement and upkeep of the laboratory. In addition, you will also support throughput activities and provide testing support for clinical and non-clinical research programs. Your strong foundation in general scientific practice, its principles and concepts will help in meeting critical deadlines. You will be relied on as a technical contributor to assess the assigned tasks and make decisions that involve direct application of your knowledge. It is your hard work and focus that will make Pfizer ready to achieve new milestones and help patients across the globe. How You Will Achieve It

  • Exercise and build basic team effectiveness skills {e.g., commitment, feedback, consensus management} within the immediate work group.
  • Perform job responsibilities in compliance with current Good Laboratory Practice (cGMP/GLP) and all other regulatory agency requirements.
  • Assist in updating and writing documents associated with robotics and automation related procedures, including Standard Operating Procedure and status reports.
  • Assist in ordering supplies from internal inventory and prepare reagents/supplies necessary for daily throughput.
  • Operate Hamilton STAR/VANTAGE automated liquid handler to support vaccine clinical development in a high throughput setting.
  • Help assist in keeping a detailed inventory of freezer reagents such as controls, proficiency panels, clinical samples, reference standards etc.
  • Present progress on assay development and sample analysis to colleagues and senior management.
  • Collect and analyze data on a per project basis to support troubleshooting, qualification and other lab projects.
  • Execute sample testing and analysis for toxicology and clinical trials.
  • Stay current on all departmental and corporate training.
Qualifications Must-Have
  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field of science (biology, immunology, microbiology, bioengineering, etc), with 0-2 years of experience or master's degree with no experience.
  • Laboratory experience in a relevant field of science
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to collaborate and work in team environment.
  • Excellent Computer skills including word processing, Excel, PowerPoint and relevant scientific software.
  • Demonstrate experience in design and innovation in process improvement (University experience is acceptable).
Nice-to-Have
  • Experience in coding language.
  • Understanding of 3D printing and use of CAD software.
  • Pharmaceutical experience.
  • Knowledge of Luminex technology.

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Other Job Details
  • Relocation support available
  • Work Assigment: ON Premise

The annual base salary for this position ranges from $54,700.00 to $88,500.00. In addition, this position is eligible for participation in Pfizer’s Global Performance Plan with a bonus target of 7.5% of the base salary. We offer comprehensive and generous benefits and programs to help our colleagues lead healthy lives and to support each of life’s moments. Benefits offered include a 401(k) plan with Pfizer Matching Contributions and an additional Pfizer Retirement Savings Contribution, paid vacation, holiday and personal days, paid caregiver/parental and medical leave, and health benefits to include medical, prescription drug, dental and vision coverage. Learn more at Pfizer Candidate Site – U.S. Benefits | (uscandidates.mypfizerbenefits.com). Pfizer compensation structures and benefit packages are aligned based on the location of hire. The United States salary range provided does not apply to Tampa, FL or any location outside of the United States. Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs and/or eligibility. Sunshine Act Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider’s name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative. EEO & Employment Eligibility Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer. Research and Development

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