Job type full-time
Full job description
Title: laboratory/facilities manager/senior manager
Reports to: vice president, analytical sciences
Location: camarillo, ca
The successful candidate will perform laboratory operations and management to enable our research organization in advancing our exciting and expansive biosimilar pipeline.
Working closely with scientific staff to evaluate the needs to optimize laboratory operations, including new equipment acquisitions, coordinate facility activities and capital projects, scheduling educational seminars, hosting regular operations updates and supporting new employee on-boarding.
Developing sourcing strategies with numerous vendors including daily r&d consumables, production to service consumables, & general materials for non-clinical operations.
Ability to negotiate software and equipment service contracts with regard to quality and cost savings.
Managing facilities group inclusive of building and equipment maintenance.
Coordinating and work with with supply centers & lead department purchasing
Optimizing daily lab & facility operations of a multi department biologic r&d labs: analytical pharmaceutical sciences, process development, formulations bio analytical, & medical device.
Performing regular inventory counts with the ability to progress technology within this department.
Collaborating with key partners such as environmental health services, facilities, purchasing, etc.
Familiar with it data software solutions for lab operations as well as erp systems.
Providing operational support to senior leadership staff and work directly on continuous improvement and operational excellence.
Must have prior experience at a biotechnology or pharmaceutical laboratory
Masters with 2+ years experience or
Ba/bs with 5+ years of experience in the life sciences field or
Associates degree / high school with 7+/9+ years of experience in the life sciences field
Experience leading the laboratory operations
Experience managing purchasing and general supply of laboratory supplies and reagents, working with cross-functional groups to track orders, reconcile orders, invoices, and receipt confirmations
Experience overseeing research msa/mta/sow processes for laboratory services and laboratory materials
Experience leading and tracking capital equipment purchases and installations for the research department in collaboration with the leadership team, finance, and facilities
Experience collaborating cross-functionally with other departments such as: legal, facilities, finance, and it teams
Experience overseeing and maintaining laboratory policies and procedures for equipment maintenance, laboratory cleanliness and organization, and environmental health and safety requirements
Experience leading environmental health and safety initiatives seeking to continually improve safety culture and processes with the ehs department
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are critical.
Beginning july 19, 2021, coherus biosciences requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against covid-19 as of their start dateThis requirement is a condition of employment at coherus biosciences, and it applies regardless of whether the position is located at a coherus biosciences facility or is fully remoteIf you are unable to receive the vaccine due to a disability or serious medical condition, or because it is prohibited as a result of your sincerely held religious beliefs, you will have an opportunity to request a reasonable accommodation.
Job type: full-time
Work location: multiple locations