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Facilities Operations Senior Specialist, Lab

Company: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (US)
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 14, 2020

Job Description:

In June 2019, Vertex announced the establishment of a new research site in the Boston area where research, development, and clinical manufacturing for cell and genetic therapies will be primarily based. Cell and genetic therapies represent two rapidly emerging therapeutic modalities with the potential to treat—and even cure—several of the diseases Vertex is focused on, including sickle cell disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy and type 1 diabetes. Further investment in a research site specifically designed to advance these programs will be key to Vertex’s continued and sustained leadership in these exciting approaches. At Vertex Cell and Genetic Therapies (VCGT) our research teams will bring together the best biology, technologies and enhanced manufacturing capabilities to ensure we bring these cutting-edge transformative therapies to patients as quickly as possible.

This role will be located in Cambridge, MA in 2020 and 2021 and then relocate to Fan Pier in Boston, MA in 2022.   The successful candidate will manage the Cambridge lab facilities, and focus on lab support in the Boston facility, (e.g., Lab Services, Equipment etc.).

Responsibilities across both facilities may include the following:

Optimize organization strategies within the laboratory including records of internal stocks of specialized reagents and experimental samples

Oversee and maintain and manage biomedical inventory and supply vendors

Manage temperature-controlled asset storage and equipment emergency alarm system

Integrate with corporate workorder system and streamline day to day task requests

Own process for managing laboratory equipment, calibrations, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, etc. while coordinating with R&D on key deadlines

Perform day-to-day administration of the laboratory by working closely with related teams, interfacing with vendors and service providers, and leading lab operations meetings

Review, optimize, and own shipping and receiving activities for the Cambridge facility; while maintaining safe shipping and handling standards, and adhering to governmental guidelines and regulations

Work directly with EHS&S vendors to maintain highest level of safety and sustainability

Serve as an emergency coordinator and assist in the management of SDS, non-regulated and hazardous waste pickup, as well as update and maintain chemical inventory lists

Ensure staff compliance with SOP’s and best practices for laboratory and cell culture facilities

Assistance in orchestrating company move to future location

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences (or equivalent education and years of work experience)

5-7 years’ experience working in Biotechnology industry including BSL2 laboratories .

Basic understanding of Lab Safety

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