Production Chemist I - $2,500 Hiring Bonus

Job Posted 5/23/2023
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Woodinville, WA 98072
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

A Production Chemist I will work in an FDA/ISO regulated manufacturing lab making reagents to support Bio- Rad’s product lines. They will be trained on following Material Batch Records for creating an array of buffers, diluents, conjugates, positive controls and negative controls. They will work with a small team to meet Bio-Rad’s production needs and assist in lab upkeep.

The Global Supply Chain team is responsible for promptly and accurately getting Bio-Rad products into the hands of our customers. We maintain product integrity from end to end and respond expeditiously from the moment an order is received.  As a result, customers around the globe receive the test kits, instruments, and consumable solutions they need on time and in full to ultimately provide better healthcare and outcomes for their patients.

How You’ll Make An Impact: 

  • Helping provide quality products to the market that help providers and patients directly by providing cutting edge testing supplies.

  • Identifying and addressing quality issues: By identifying quality issues and raising them to the attention of the appropriate individuals or teams, you can help prevent recurring issues and ensure that products and processes meet the required standards. Additionally, by contributing to the continuous improvement of the processes, you can help minimize errors and improve efficiency.

  • Collaborating with other teams: As a Production Chemist, you will have the opportunity to work with different teams in the organization, including Quality Control, Planning, R&D, Material Handling, and Filling. By Collaborating with these teams, you can contribute to the overall success of the organization by providing critical feedback on quality issues and working together to improve processes and products. 

  • Providing assistance in lab upkeep, ensuring equipment is properly maintained and order requests are submitted on time for indirect material orders. 

  • Ensuring safety protocols are upheld. Providing daily reports on safety concerns.

What You Bring: 

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in a life science or related field 

  • Work Experience: 1-2 years working in a general manufacturing environment formulating products in the areas of biological sciences, life sciences, or an equivalent.

  • Time Management. 

  • Desire to learn. 

  • Communication. 

  • Focus on Quality. 

  • Emphasis on Safety.

This position is eligible for a $2,500 HIRING BONUS: Offered for a limited time only. Applicable to specific positions as labeled. Recipients must be employed at the time of payout. Payout after 30 days of employment with Bio-Rad. Offered to direct hires only. Agency hires and internal transfers are not eligible. 12 months repayment clause.

Total Rewards Package: At Bio-Rad, we’re empowered by our purpose and recognize that our employees are as well. That’s why we offer a competitive and comprehensive Total Rewards Program that provides value, quality, and inclusivity while satisfying the diverse needs of our evolving workforce. Bio-Rad's robust offerings serve to enrich the overall health, wealth, and wellbeing of our employees and their families through the various stages of an employee’s work and life cycle.


Benefits: We’re proud to offer a variety of options, including competitive medical plans for you and your family, free HSA funds, a new fertility offering with stipend, group life and disability,  paid parental leave, 401k plus profit sharing, an employee stock purchase program, a new upgraded and streamlined mental health platform, extensive learning and development opportunities, education benefits, student debt relief program, pet insurance, wellness challenges and support, paid time off, Employee Resource Groups (ERG’s), and more! 


Compensation: The estimated base salary range for this position is $65,480 to $75,200 at the time of posting. Actual compensation will be provided in writing at the time of offer, if applicable, and is based on several factors we believe fairly and accurately impact compensation, including geographic location, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities, and other job permitted factors. This position is eligible for a variable annual bonus, which is dependent upon achievement of your individual objectives and Company performance.


Who We Are: For 70 years, Bio-Rad has focused on advancing the discovery process and transforming the fields of science and healthcare. As one of the top five life science companies, we are a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a broad range of high-quality research and clinical diagnostic products. We help people everywhere live longer, healthier lives. Recently voted a Best Place to Work, Bio-Rad offers a unique employee experience with collaborative teams that span the globe. Here, you are supported by leadership to build your career and are empowered to drive change that makes an impact you can see.  


EEO Statement: Bio-Rad is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds. Veterans, people with disabilities, and people of all races, ethnicities, genders, ages, and orientations are encouraged to apply.  


Agency Non-Solicitation: Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. #LI-LL1