Quality Control Specialist I

Job Posted 3/21/2022
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.
5731 W. Las Positas Blvd
Woodinville, WA 98072
United States
Category BioTech
Job Description

The QC Specialist position involves production of commercial products with an emphasis on supporting raw material and in-process commercial testing.  Specific duties include performing BioPlex QC assays and performing special projects.  Testing will include BioPlex testing for assay component raw materials, bulks, fills, raw materials and finished kits tested according to FDA/ISO regulated manufacturing and per document methods employing Good Laboratory Practices.


  • QC activities for BioPlex to support production of commercial products

  • Evaluate results for validity and acceptability in support of manufacturing for incoming raw materials, in-process materials and finished goods

  • Document QC activities using cGMP

  • Perform equipment calibrations and maintenance in support of QC Laboratory

  • Maintain stock of QC lab supplies and reagents


Education:  BS/BA degree in the physical sciences required

Experience:  0-2 years experience in a general laboratory environment performing analyses in the areas of chemistry, biochemistry, or associated areas of life sciences, or equivalent combination of education and experience


  • Basic working knowledge of laboratory environments, materials, and apparatus

  • Able to follow detailed procedures and have good documentation skills

  • Working knowledge of computer software programs such as Excel, Word, Visio, etc.

  • Requires basic communication skills. Periodic contacts with other departments or individuals outside of the organization that require giving or obtaining routine information related to work being done.

  • Requires tact and cooperative relationships.

Vaccination Requirement: 


Due to the higher threat of more infectious and deadly COVID-19 variant strains emerging, Bio-Rad is requiring its US employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. New hires will be asked to upload their vaccination card into our electronic database hosted by ClearPass, who specializes in securing electronic medical information, within 3 days of their start date. With this policy, Bio-Rad joins a growing list of companies that are prioritizing sound science and available facts to best ensure the ongoing safety of its employees and the community.


About Bio-Rad:


Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.  Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled/Race/Ethnicity/Gender/Age


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-SB1