Process Engineering Intern

Posting Date 2 weeks ago(3/26/2021 10:50 AM)
Requisition ID
2021-8775
Job Location(s)
Pittsburgh PA United States
Travel
None
Position Type
Internship
Company
Cook Myosite Inc.
Category
Internships

Overview

Cook MyoSite, Inc. is on a mission to make regenerative medicine a part of everyday medicine. We’re investigating our core technology, autologous muscle-derived cells, for the potential treatment of several muscle-related disorders. We at Cook MyoSite have the potential to make a difference in the lives of countless people around the world, and we also have the potential to make a difference in yours. If you’re curious, motivated by helping others, and driven by integrity, we invite you to apply.

 

The Process Engineering Intern will assist the Process Engineering department in the maintenance of cell culture, experiments, and laboratory tasks. 

 

Experience you can expect to gain:

• Working in a GLP environment
• Cell culture establishment and maintenance
• Investigational work

Responsibilities

• Aid in experiments relating to investigational work
• Maintain inventory and equipment in the Process Engineering Lab
• Collect and analyze data
• Maintenance of cell cultures
• Assist in experiments relating to process improvements

Qualifications

• Enrolled in a life sciences program

• Experience in cell culture is preferred

• Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software, and other general office equipment

• Maintain regular and punctual attendance
• Must maintain company quality and safety standards
• Ability to work in collaborative and independent work situations and environments with minimal supervision
• Maintain composure and competence under stressful situations; demonstrate flexibility and adaptability
• Must work and interact effectively and professionally with and for others throughout various levels of the global organization to achieve company goals
• Trainability
• Must have effective verbal, written and interpersonal skills

 

Physical Requirements:

• Office Setting (no travel): General office, warehouse and laboratory setting

• Ability to conduct and hear ordinary conversation and telephone communication
• Must be able to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to, evenings, weekends, extended work hours and/or extra work hours, sometimes on short notice as required
• Ability to work under specific time constraints
• Must be able to sit at desk, in meetings and/or work on a computer for long or extended periods of time
• Visual and manual acuity for working with computers and equipment
• Ability to spend majority of day standing in laboratory setting or sitting in biological safety hood setting
• Physically capable of standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing steps and ladders, reaching, twisting and bending on occasion with or without reasonable accommodations
• Must be able to lift/push/pull up to 50 pounds on an occasional basis with or without reasonable accommodations
• Must be capable of performing PPE gowning procedures on a frequent basis to enter BioSafety Level II including safety glasses, lab coat, gloves, specialized clothing including laboratory scrubs (pants and shirt) and facial mask (if required) on a regular basis
• Must be able to extend arms outright for extended periods of time, periodically at intervals for up to 3 hours at a time

 

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