Seventh Wave currently has nine  job openings in Maryland Heights, MO. Please click the following link to view all of our open positions.  Click Here to Apply.

Research Technician I/Research Technician II

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Research Technician I/Research Technician II in our General Toxicology Group. The Research Technician I or II will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Laboratory Manager and Study Coordinators. The designation of Research Technician I or II will be based on the applicant’s experience level.

Responsibilities include:

  • Understanding and following study protocols/plans, facility directives and applicable government regulations
  • Performing various routine techniques to prepare for a study, while a study is in progress, and after a study has been completed
  • Clearly and accurately documenting study activities while following compliance and facility requirements for data recording
  • Ability to accurately perform basic laboratory calculations and measurements.
  • Administering test articles and collecting various samples (after appropriate training)
  • Following all company SOPs and safety requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant education and/or laboratory experience. Individuals with less experience who are designated as a Registered/Licensed Veterinary Technician or certified by AALAS (ALAT, LAT, or LATG) are also qualified.

Special Requirements:

  • This position requires a 6:00am start time.
  • Participation with the rest of the General Toxicology Group in staffing after hours activities is also required. These after hour activities may include evenings, weekends and holiday time periods depending on the study schedule

Benefits:

  • BASi/Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401 (k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Client Services Administrator

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC will offer you a rewarding career in a fast paced work environment located in Maryland Heights, Missouri. As an employee, you will be encouraged to excel and grow into your full potential while advancing our clients’ goals.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC offers an outstanding benefits package, which includes paid time off (PTO), medical & dental insurance, a 401(K) plan with a generous company match, life insurance, and community involvement opportunities.

We are currently looking for a Client Services Administrator (CSA) who has experience working in a contract research organization, laboratory environment, or client management role.

Responsibilities include:

  • Liaising between business operations, scientists, business development, and the client to compile proposal/quote details and pricing
  • Managing and owning various aspects of quote, proposal and RFI development
  • Ensuring timely and consistent delivery of quotes/proposals, taking into account internal processes and anticipated obstacles
  • Assisting in identifying and resolving issues around client requests and BASi/Seventh Wave capabilities
  • Reviewing quote requests to ensure initial understanding of client requirements
  • Supporting the building and maintenance of client relationships, including interfacing with BASi/Seventh Wave personnel and acting as an internal advocate for clients
  • Supporting scientists and business operations with pricing and client communication regarding reconciliations of awarded projects/studies
  • Developing appropriate knowledge of technical/scientific and regulatory environments
  • Entering and maintaining necessary study details into various databases
  • Demonstrating proficiency in the use of relevant computer systems, specifically Microsoft Office Suite
  • Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs

Education/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific field, or business management/administration

Experience

  • 3+ years of scientific laboratory environment experience or a combination of client management and scientific laboratory environment experience.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Provisional Histology Technician – Histology Department

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Provisional Histology Technician. The ideal candidate will work anywhere from 16-24 hours per week as needed in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Tissue embedding
  • Sectioning
  • Routine H&E staining
  • Use of all associated equipment

Qualifications:

  • Experience in general Histology techniques
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends independently are required after an initial training period(the training period will be determined based on experience)
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Certification (HT or HTL) preferred
  • Basic computer skills are desired
  • Training in Good Laboratory Practice is a plus

The primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be microtomy of paraffin sections. Candidates with current experience and skills in a histology lab will be seriously considered.

Salary and Benefits: 

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

 

In-Life Study Coordinator

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Study Coordinator in our In-Life group. The Study Coordinator will be responsible for overseeing GLP, non-GLP, in vivo animal studies conducted by BASi/Seventh Wave.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Study Director/In-Life Manager in the scheduling, development and execution of the study protocol and resourcing
  • Adherence to all testing facility procedures and compliance with applicable safety and regulatory procedures
  • Accurate documentation of study activities including compliance with facility requirements for data recording and integrity
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to communicate in a clear and timely manner with internal and external stakeholders
  • Coordination of sample transfer between BASi/Seventh Wave and outside parties
  • Performance of advanced biological sample collection and does administration techniques
  • Ability to understand and perform dose formulation calculations and preparation
  • Administration of test articles and collection of various samples
  • Performance of laboratory calculations and measurements
  • Ability to use common laboratory equipment such as pH meters, balances, etc
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Best Practices and Good Laboratory Practice Regulations(21 CFR, Part58) as these relate to study specific services provided, this job description and general facility operations
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

Minimum Qualifications and Experience: 

  • BS in the life sciences and 5 years industry or relevant experience or a MS in the life sciences.
  • 10 years of relevant education and/or laboratory experience and designated as a Registered/License Veterinary Technician or certified by AALAS, (ALAT, LAT, or LATG)

Salary and Benefits:

  • Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

In-Life Materials Management Assistant

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Materials Management Assistant in our In-Life Group. The Materials Management Assistant will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Study Coordinator, Study Director, In-Life Manager or Assistant Manager of the In-Life Group.

Responsibilities include:

  • Receive incoming materials and purchased products
  • Coordinate shipments, including courier deliveries
  • Prepare shipping labels and ship packages containing biological samples
  • Prepare out-going shipments of residual samples and test articles
  • Unpack and examine samples/laboratory supplies received, verify against packing slips, complete inventories/logs as necessary and place in established locations
  • Print sample labels, placement on collection tubes, organization of study materials
  • Maintain frozen biological sample organization
  • Manage the inventory and safekeeping of laboratory chemicals and reagents and the disposal of research chemicals and hazardous waste
  • Discard samples in accordance with established policies
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

Minimum Qualifications and Experience: 

  • High School Diploma or GED, with lab and GLP experience preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Benefits: 

  • BASi/Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401 (k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

 

Senior/Principal Pathologist

We are currently looking for a Senior/Principal Pathologist experienced with toxicology and drug development and with a passion for science and quality. Pathologists at Seventh Wave serve as technical experts and consultants in pathology and related fields. We work in a collaborative environment on projects throughout the discovery and development continuum. The ideal candidate will have a broad knowledge of toxicological pathology across multiple species as well as an in depth knowledge in a specialty area or organ system.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and report pathology findings in exploratory and regulatory studies including correlating microscopic findings to macroscopic observations, organ weight changes, and clinical pathology data
  • Conduct pathology peer reviews
  • Evaluate efficacy studies or animal models of disease
  • Maintain a current knowledge of pathology literature, best practices, and industry directions

Additional Responsibilities may include:

  • Providing pathology expertise for regulatory submissions and regulatory responses
  • Mentoring and providing senior-level guidance to less experienced pathologists
  • Consulting in toxicology and/or pathology
  • Demonstrating scientific leadership through participation in professional organizations, presentations, and publications

Qualifications:

  • DVM and Diplomate of ACVP (anatomic pathology) or equivalent qualification
  • Industrial experience (3+ years)
  • Experience interpreting and reporting pathology findings for regulated (GLP) studies, preferably in a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company or a CRO conducting studies for pharmaceutical or biotechnology companies
  • Strong, effective written and oral communication skills including the ability to organize and clearly present complex data and concepts
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity, and meet project timelines
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Remote location (work from home office) is possible

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Materials Management Assistant

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Materials Management Assistant in our Operations Group. The Materials Management Assistant will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Operations Support Manager, Bioanalytical Laboratory Manager, and the Histology Operations Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Receive incoming materials and purchased products
  • Coordinate shipments, including courier deliveries
  • Prepare shipping labels and ship packages provided by Archive personnel including data packages, reports and histology materials
  • Prepare out-going shipments of residual samples and test articles
  • Unpack and examine samples/materials received, verify against packing slips, complete inventories/logs as necessary and place in established locations
  • Maintain Bioanalytical/Histology chemical/reagent test article logs
  • Maintain Bioanalytical/Histology freezer organization, sample, test article
  • Manage the safekeeping and coordinate the disposal of hazardous waste
  • Discard samples in accordance with established policies
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

Minimum Qualifications and Experience: 

  • High School Diploma or GED, with lab and GLP experience preferred
  • Experience using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Benefits:

  • BASi/Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401 (k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

 

Director of Pathology

We are looking for a toxicologic pathologist with industry experience and a strong scientific background to lead our pathology team.   The Director of Pathology will contribute to Pathology strategic planning and project implementation for Seventh Wave and BASi across all sites. Seventh Wave Pathology includes Discovery/Investigative Pathology and Regulated Nonclinical Development Pathology. The Director of Pathology will interface and coordinate with pathologists involved in Discovery and Regulated Pathology at all Seventh Wave/BASi sites. The Director will also remain engaged in the practice of pathology through participation is studies as a contributing scientist or PI and through peer review.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates with the CSO on science-related issues, strategic planning, and evaluation of new initiatives or pathology-related technologies
  • Leads Seventh Wave/BASi pathology group and implements organizational goals related to pathology
  • Models and encourages strong ethics, integrity and company Core Values
  • Supervises and develops staff pathologists engaged in toxicological pathology
    • Oversees training of new pathologists
    • Peer reviews or assigns other experienced pathologists to peer review work of new pathologists as necessary
    • Provides management review of pathology reports
  • Manages procedures for Pathology to optimize scientific excellence, customer service, and interdisciplinary communication

Distributing pathology workload

SOP updates and maintenance

Report templates, writing standards, and standard lexicon

Process maps

  • Collaborates with Quality Assurance and Facilities Management staff to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Represents the company through meeting or conference attendance, client visits and communication, and other professional activities
  • Assists with and supports business activities as required, including budgeting and quoting. 

Education/Experience:

  • A DVM or equivalent degree and advanced training and expertise in pathology, as evidenced by Board certification (ACVP/EXVP).
  • 10 years relevant Discovery and/or Toxicologic pathology experience in a contract research organization and/or pharmaceutical/biotech setting with a strong working knowledge of GLP regulations and nonclinical drug development
  • Experience from discovery through development preferred
  • Leadership or management experience with solid interpersonal skills to influence and drive decisions within cross-functional teams
  • Ability to form productive collaborations with scientists and leaders across multiple disciplines

Benefits:

  • Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

Please contact Kristen J. Nikula, DVM, PhD, DACVP, FIATP at the address below for additional information.

Kristen J. Nikula, DVM, PhD, DACVP, FIATP

Chief Scientific Officer and Senior Director Toxicology and Pathology

Email: knikula@7thwavelabs.com

Telephone: 314-628-1115

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

 

Scientist/Sr. Scientist in Pharmacokinetics

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories has an immediate opening for a Scientist/Sr. Scientist in Pharmacokinetics. BASi/Seventh Wave offers advisory and laboratory services in preclinical drug development in the form of drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics and exploratory safety evaluation; the principal goal being to identify attributes of potential therapeutic agents that predict success or failure in a clinical setting. This position will be responsible for performing pharmacokinetic / toxicokinetic analysis to characterize the kinetics of test articles from both GLP and non-GLP studies.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have general knowledge and understanding of the Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics area
  • Possess general knowledge of modeling and non-compartmental / compartmental analysis
  • Have experience with Phoenix WinNonlin and technical report writing

Qualifications:

  • BS or equivalent degree in a life science and 5 years qualified experience supporting pharmaceutical research and development.
  • MS in a life science and at least 2 years qualified experience.
  • PhD in a Pharmaceutical-related science and with some qualified experience.

Benefits:

  • Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and an E-Verify employer.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.