PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug
development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate,
deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!
Phase I and IB trials represent the first practical tests of a compound’s clinical relevance
and commercial viability. They are the culmination of years or even decades of research.
Moreover, they set the stage for subsequent studies that will ultimately determine your
compound’s efficacy, safety and positive impact on patient’s lives.
As Research Lab Tech at PPD you perform nontechnical lab procedures per protocol and ensure the orderly flow of procedures within the Lab.
At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one
team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits
focused on the health and wellbeing of our employees.
Performs laboratory procedures such as blood harvesting and urine monitoring according to protocol as assigned. Works with coordinators in assuring the smooth and orderly flow of procedures in the Clinics, Lab and Urine Monitoring areas.
- Collects and harvest plasma, serum, and all other required laboratory specimens according to protocol specifications.
- Monitors the collection of urine and/or fecal specimens from subjects participating in studies.
- Completes all required study documents and might need to be trained on special equipment per protocol.
- Assures that all procedures and processing areas are maintained in a neat, clean, and organized manner.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
High / Secondary school diploma or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational
Technical positions may require a certificate
Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 0 to 1 year).
In some an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good time management skills
Ability to multi-task
General computer skills including Microsoft Office
Written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to work under constant exposure to high pressure, intense concentration
- Ability to work well in a collaborative team environment
PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:
Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.
Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hours.
Able to lift and move objects up to 25 pounds
Able to work in non-traditional work environments.
Able to use and learn standard office equipment and
PPD’s Defining Principles:
- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are gamechangers - We do
the right thing - We
are one PPD -
If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the
delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs,
then please submit your application – we’d love to hear from you