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Scientist - LC-MS/MS

Everett, WA, USA Req #4099
Wednesday, November 8, 2023

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About The Role

As an Scientist within our LC-MS/MS team at our preclinical site in Everett, WA, you will play a pivotal role in advancing bioanalytical methods and conducting sample analysis.

What You'll Do Here

In this Scientist role, you'll be responsible for a range of essential tasks, including:

  • Conducting bench work, which includes sample preparation and LC-MS/MS injections. This encompasses various activities such as method development, bioanalytical assay development (under supervision), method transfer, and non-GLP sample analysis.
  • Meticulously document your work based on specific laboratory assignments, including the preparation of bioanalytical method SOPs.
  • Proactively identify and communicate potential issues that might affect the quality of work and data reliability to your line manager.
  • Adhere to general Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and uphold good laboratory practices (GLP) and good clinical practices (GCP) as applicable.
  • Stay current with the latest SOPs, procedures, and techniques through training sessions, team meetings, and internal communication channels.
  • Occasionally provide coaching and mentorship to Analysts I and II.
  • Maintain strict compliance with health and safety standards, encompassing personal protective measures, laboratory maintenance, and adherence to work procedures.
  • Uphold all company guidelines and policies.

What You'll Need To Succeed

  • A minimum of a college or bachelor's degree in a science-related field.
  • Preferred minimum of two (2) years of industry experience in a bioanalytical laboratory.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and keen observation skills.

What We Offer

The pay range estimated for this position is $74,0000 to $98,000 per year. Please note that hourly rates/salaries vary within the range based on factors including, but not limited to, prior relevant experience, skills, education, certification, location as well as internal equity and market data.


Altasciences offers a wide variety of benefits to help our employees live healthy and fulfilling lives both at and outside of work.

Altasciences' Benefits Package Includes

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans
  • 401(k)/RRSP with Employer Match
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Paid Sick and Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance & Telehealth Programs

Altasciences' Incentive Programs Include

  • Training & Development Programs
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
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Altasciences is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to attract, develop and retain highly talented employees from diverse backgrounds, allowing us to benefit from a wide variety of experiences and perspectives. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or any other protected grounds under applicable legislation.  Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities during the recruitment process are available upon request. Join us at Altasciences!

Other details

  • Job Family P-6
  • Pay Type Salary
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  • Everett, WA, USA