Scientist I Production Operations in Chaska, Minnesota at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC008821

About Us

Beckman Coulter
develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and
innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals
and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians
to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists
use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems
including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than
275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences
laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been
making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical
professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving
patient health and reducing the cost of care.

Beckman Coulter offers a broad array of comprehensive,
competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families'
lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs
contribute to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits. We think you'll like
what you see.

If you believe your education and experience are in line
with the position description and qualifications referred to above, and are
motivated, energetic, and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, please
submit your resume online at the URL below or at

Beckman Coulter is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without
regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status,
disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other
characteristic protected by law.


  • Aseptic
    Technique, Culturing Mammalian cells

  • Hollow
    Fiber and disposable bioreactors

  • Preparing
    and testing production and pilot reagents according to written procedures
    and protocols

  • Performing
    simple calculations according to procedures, and maintaining accurate
    records of work performed according to GLP, GMP, and QSR´s

  • Explaining
    work processes to peers and may assist in training new employees

  • Participating
    on a CPI Team, and contributing to team efforts within the department

  • Understanding
    the departments business needs and is responsive to priorities and

Job Requirements



  • Qualified
    candidates will have a Bachelors degree in Biology, Chemistry,
    Biochemistry or equivalent

  • Prior
    expereince working in a GMP regulated environment

  • Prior
    experience with culturing and maintaining mammalian cells using aseptic
    technique in different platforms; performing analytical techniques like
    HPLC, RRID, SDS Page, IEF; and knowledge of growing cells in several
    platforms like T-flasks, Roller Bottles, Spinner Flasks, and Cell

  • Knowledge
    of hollow fiber perfusion system scale up a plus.  

  • Must
    possess problem-solving skills

  • Ability
    to prioritize work tasks

  • Ability
    to work within a team environment

  • Experience
    with MS Office products

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science and technology innovator
committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality
of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding
and attractive industries. A globally diverse team of 59,000 associates, we are
united by our culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which
is our competitive advantage. In 2016, we generated $16.9B in revenue. A
Fortune 500 company, our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than
2,000% over 20yrs.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company
can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple
industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need
talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape
strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and
shareholders. Come join our winning team.