About us:  

At Sekisui Diagnostics, we help improve patient outcomes by doing what we’ve always done – focusing on innovating and developing highly accurate diagnostics tests, reagents and systems. In recent years, social and consumer needs for medical care have been diversifying in line with dramatic transformations in the global medical environment. We will continue to embrace change and challenge new frontiers so that we can create unique, high-quality products and services that will leave our customers truly satisfied. With worldwide state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and an international sales and distribution network, we are a solid partner for healthcare professionals, distributors, and manufacturers around the world. Our global capabilities allow us to meet the specific needs of our wide range of customers – and customize solutions at both a regional and product level.

About the role:  

As a member of the Upstream Production Team, you will joining a veteran team who is actively supporting the current and growing Sekisui product catalog. Members of this team will be involved in performing Assay Optimization, Particle/Protein Conjugations, Protein Purification, Buffer Preparation, Protein Solution Preparation, and Extraction Reagent Creation in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures and Good Manufacturing Practices. You will also be involved in minor troubleshooting related to assigned production and will be using basic production/laboratory equipment such as stirrers, balances, centrifuges, spectrophotometers, etc. This role may also assist in process development regarding scale up and improving product yield.

To succeed in this role you must be able to maintain inventory levels using planning tools, communication boards, and production schedules. You must have experience in preparing solutions such as: buffers, reagents, and controls. You should have experience with column chromatography and protein conjugations. Experience with assay optimization is also a notable plus. You may occasionally need to lift items weighing ~50 lbs. The ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment is essential. Strong attention to detail as well as intermediate skills on Microsoft Office are encouraged. Potential candidates must have a minimum of 3-5 years of applicable experience, 5+ years is ideal. A relevant college degree is a plus.

The anticipated base compensation for this position is $65,000 – $73,000. This role may also qualify for annual incentives and/or comprehensive benefits. The actual base compensation offered will depend on a variety of factors, including without limitation, the qualifications of the individual applicant for the position, years of relevant experience, level of education attained, certifications or other professional licenses held, and if applicable, the location of the position.

As an equal opportunity employer, Sekisui Diagnostics is committed to a diverse workforce. Employment decisions will be made without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, genetic information or characteristic, gender identity and expression, veteran status, other non-job-related characteristics or other prohibited grounds specified in applicable country and local laws. It is also Sekisui Diagnostics policy to comply with all applicable country and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions. 

 Sekisui Diagnostics is pleased to consider all qualified applicants for open roles and encourages candidates to apply online. Only those candidates who are selected for further consideration or interviews will be contacted by a member of the company’s internal recruiting team.