Mattawan, MI, USA
Posted by: Charles River
05 Dec

Senior Associate Scientist - Bioanalytical Method Development

Mattawan, MI, USA
Job Description

We are seeking an Senior Associate Scientist for our Bioanalytical Team site located in Mattawan, MI.

The following are responsibilities related to the Senior Associate Scientist:

 An Senior Associate Scientist in Laboratory Sciences is responsible for developing and validating methods to quantify chemical entities according to applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and/or GxP regulations. The individual in this role is proficient in the use of instrumentation and laboratory techniques and in the execution of method development and validation procedures. An Senior Associate Scientist is expected to work independently, participate in process improvement initiatives, and may function as a Principal Investigator or Study Director.

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Desired Skills & Experience

The following are minimum qualifications related to the Senior Associate Scientist position:


  • Bachelors degree (BA/BS) with 5-7 years of relevant working experience.  Master's degree (MS) with 1-2 years of relevant work experience.  Doctorate degree (PhD) with some relevant experience and CRO is preferred. 

  • Proficient using laboratory software applications (i.e., LIMS and data acquisition software).

  • Working knowledge of GxPs and industry guidance documents.

  • Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to, evenings, weekends, extended shifts and/or extra shifts, sometimes on short notice.

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Ability to work under specific time constraints.

  Boston, MA, USA
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.
 Mattawan, MI, USA