VIVA USA Inc Lab Technician (R and D) in Hazelwood, Missouri

Req Ref No: JPMOLT2-65 Location: Hazelwood, MO Duration: 18 months months



Job requirements:

Provide laboratory support for departmental activities. Apply scientific principles and techniques to data collection, routine analysis, and method development. Execute laboratory tasks and experiments independently. Assure compliance of procedures to established protocols and quality standards. Document laboratory activities in accordance with quality standards. Organize workload to meet project goals and priorities.


B.S. degree in Biology, Microbiology, Medical Technology, or related field. Experience with aseptic technique and handling bacteria. Knowledge of BSL 2 requirements and laboratory safety. Understanding of lab procedures and standard laboratory equipment. Ability to acquire and perform new laboratory techniques. Good communication skills in verbal and written English. Good computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Ability to perform quantitative data analysis using appropriate software tools. Good organizational skills. Experience with GLP/GMP, antibiotic susceptibility testing, and/or the client products is a plus.

VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.