Title: Production Scientist 1 & 2

Description: Promega is an international bio-tech company with over 4000 high quality products that have been supporting science for over 40 years. We support scientists researching life and disease, pharma companies developing new treatments, forensic labs matching DNA from crime scenes and clinical labs running and confirming health tests – and that’s just the beginning. And yes, we have been extremely busy providing our technologies to support COVID-19 testing and research.

We strive to create an open, inviting and inclusive culture – we care about you as a person, not just a team member. We embrace the principles of emotional and social intelligence – which helps our employees improve relationships, manage stress and enhance connections. Establishing and maintaining relationships is part of the foundation of our culture – teams are more like family than co-workers.

Our campus speaks volumes. Headquartered in Madison, employees work in and around a campus with multiple buildings that are integrated into a natural setting with trails, ponds, woods and a restored prairie. Sustainability is important – we invest in energy efficiency and use renewable energy. Our culinary team offers top notch food to employees – including an onsite garden to supply fresh produce. Check out our campus through this map, and learn more about the our people and sustainable practices.

OUR TEAM: The Genetic Identity Production team is a unit of experts empowered to actively participate in solving problems with innovation and flexibility. Our main objective is to maintain supply of DNA identification products for Forensic Science laboratories. Scientists that are successful on our team are highly motivated, enjoy working collaboratively on complex problems, communicate effectively, and navigate through ambiguous situations. We are looking to build our team with scientists who share these values and who are inspired to embrace new opportunities in a fast-paced production environment!

YOUR ROLE: As a Production Scientist on our team, you will manufacture a variety of components for the Genetic Identity STR, qPCR, and sequencing product lines to meet product specifications. Additionally, you will perform assays to ensure that products meet existing requirements for quality and functionality. You may also provide operational and technical support on multidisciplinary product improvement projects and new product development teams.

YOUR EXPERIENCE: We are looking for a scientist who possesses strong laboratory skills and proven success in small volume pipetting, nucleic acid purification, and PCR. An ideal candidate will have a breadth of experience in these areas, including operation and troubleshooting of laboratory equipment related to amplification and capillary electrophoresis, as well as strong written and verbal skills with experience in interpreting and communicating scientific results.

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Diversity is important at Promega. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, and make employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Closing Date for position: 10/07/2021

Location of Position:, WI

Additional Information: PDF Description of Opportunity

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