Romer Labs, a global player in food safety, is a leading provider of diagnostic solutions for the agricultural, food and feed industry. Our broad range of innovative tests and services play a pivotal role in integrated food safety solutions. We develop, produce and market test kits and services for detecting food allergens, food pathogens, genetically ingredients, mycotoxins and residues using state of the art technology. Romer Labs is part of ERBER Group.
To further secure our rapid growth looking for the right woman or man to fill our vacant position as
Research and Development Specialist
These are the tasks we trust in you:
Conduct experiments, generate, analyze and prepare data to support projects and new products
Instruct and train new personnel
Oversee and coordinate projects and project phases
Ensure proper documentation of scientific results and safe storage in the project management database
Manage and maintain the inventory, equipment and projects in the Laboratory
Contribute to scientific publications and research proposals
Participate actively at scientific congresses
Purifying antibodies and proteins using classical chromatographic techniques, i.e., ion exchange, gel filtration, hydrophobic interaction, affinity, Protein A/G, etc. Experience using AKTA chromatography systems preferable.
Performs ELISA assays, SDS, PAGE, and Western blot analysis.
Ensures good microbiological laboratory practices including sterile technique.
Plans and executes experimental protocols related to diagnostic kit development and validation for the analysis of pathogenic bacteria, GMO’s and other targets in food-related matrices.
Maintains laboratory notebooks and records.
Reports and presents experimental findings in departmental meetings.
Performs industrial scale purifications of antibodies and proteins.
Responsible for diagnostic test kit development, validation and commercialization.
Familiarity with immunoassays and molecular diagnostic techniques
To leave real 'foodprints' with us you need the following skills:
Master or Bachelor in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Chemistry or related studies
Organized and pays attention to details.
Takes own initiative
Minimum 3 years lab experience
Experience in food safety industry
The scope of the position is to provide critical support in the protein purification group within R&D. This will involve new antigen discovery and purification as well as antibody development.
What do we stand for? We are Pioneers, Partners and Performers!
100% of trust in you and your skills in advance
A task with development potential and high degrees of freedom
Exciting and challenging European and global tasks
Internal and external development programs
Unique company culture and on first name terms from trainee to CEO
You will be based in Newark (United States of America)
Your type of employment: 40 hours/week, full-time, permanent contract
This position is available immediately however, we are happy to consider your notice period or your desired start date.
Based on your classification in our ERBER Group career model, your professional experience and your qualification, we offer you an attractive total compensation package that includes employee paid medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k company match.
Are you ready to leave real 'foodprints‘ with us? We are looking forward to your online application.
Do you have any questions? Please contact:Ms Elissa COLEMAN at email@example.com
or visit our website: www.romerlabs.com