Seventh Wave has several job openings in Maryland Heights, MO. Please click the following link to view all of our open positions.  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.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Pathologist Associate

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Pathologist Associate. The Pathologist Associate will be responsible for ensuring an efficient workflow for the pathology portion of studies. This position will require the ability to multi-tasking in a high-energy environment, excellent organizational skills and the ability to reprioritize tasks as needed.

Responsibilities include:

  • Requesting and organizing applicable data from the Sponsor/Study Director prior to the Pathologist’s evaluation of slides
  • Assisting with data table processing and formatting, as applicable
  • Ensuring Provantis and the Study Management System(SMS) are properly setup prior to pathology evaluation
  • Assisting Pathologists during Peer Reviews (i.e. pulling slides, note taking, etc.)
  • Supporting remote Pathologists
  • Completing inventory of slides upon receipt or prior to return, as applicable
  • Coordinating on-time delivery of pathology SEND datasets
  • Monitoring and tracking Pathologist’ schedules to ensure timely issuance of deliverables
  • Coordinating report audit management for pathology- related findings
  • Providing clear and accurate documentation of study activities according to SOP/GLP requirements
  • Other duties as assigned to meet business needs

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science-related discipline or five years or more of qualified industry experience
  • Proficient in Outlook, Word and Excel and the ability to quickly learn and master new software applications
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-past, deadline driven environment

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.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Histology Laboratory Assistant  

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Histology Laboratory Assistant on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). The Histology Laboratory Assistant will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Laboratory Manager and team members. This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Entering specimen receipt and inventory
  • Preparing study documentation
  • Specimen and supply organization
  • Entering study data
  • Using specific histology laboratory equipment
  • Performing equipment maintenance
  • Other duties may be assigned to assist the Histotechnologist and meet business needs

Qualifications:

  • An Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree
  • Or a High School diploma and previous laboratory experience
  • Experience in a histology laboratory is desired
  • Highly organized and energetic
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, i.e. MS Outlook, Word and Excel is desired
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may 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:

  • Review study protocols and ensure study tasks and data for pre-clinical research studies are conducted in accordance with established protocols, SOPs, AUP’s, and other pertinent regulatory requirements
  • Receive extensive training and perform various technical procedures including dose administration, sample collection, clinical observations and handling and restraint of multiple species
  • Receive training and participate in study necropsies
  • Record observations and collect other relevant data via data capture systems (Provantis) and/or hand-generated forms in accordance with SOPs and study protocols

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Learn to recognize deviations, inform appropriately and document with assistance
  • Ability to learn and use routine laboratory equipment such as balances, pipettes, centrifuges etc.
  • Identify process improvements and may write SOPs with assistance
  • Safely work with potentially hazardous substances including potential/known teratogens, carcinogens
  • Follow SOP’s and facility guidelines for PPE use
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast paced, team-oriented atmosphere and work independently when necessary
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

B.S. or B.A. degree in Biology, Life sciences, Chemistry or Science field, or High School diploma/equivalent and 12 months appropriate laboratory experience, preferred. Additional experience may substitute for lack of High School diploma. College level courses may substitute for 6 months experience. Strong attention to detail.
Familiarity with basic computer applications such as email, MS Word and Excel.

Special Requirements:

  • This position requires a 6:00am start time
  • Overtime, weekend and holiday work as required
  • Effective written and oral communication skills

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.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Senior Pathologist

Seventh Wave is a consultant-based, contract research lab that provides integrated services for discovery and preclinical drug development. Seventh Wave offers a unique alternative by integrating nonclinical disciplines in pharmacology, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, toxicology, and pathology in order to provide robust nonclinical evaluations of drug efficacy, safety, systemic exposure, and metabolism.

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

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.

For more information please contact Dr. Stewart Jacobson, Vice President of Pathology Services at sjacobson@7thwavelabs.com.

 

Quality Assurance Auditor I

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Quality Assurance Auditor I. This position assists with duties and activities of the BASi/Seventh Wave Quality Assurance Unit primarily through performance of scheduled audits and inspections of both study related and facility related data and activities.

The successful candidate will:

  • Conduct facility reviews to ensure compliance and appropriateness of processes
  • Conduct audits, inspections of study activities and provide timely reports to staff
  • Assist Quality Assurance Manager in hosting agency inspections and client Quality Assurance reviews
  • Maintain thorough knowledge of facility SOP’s, policies, study protocols, etc.

The successful candidate should:

  • Demonstrate strong organizational and planning skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment.
  • Proficient in the use of computer software applications

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a science-related discipline or five years or more of qualified industry experience
  • Three years or more of auditing experience or experience in a regulated laboratory environment

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.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Histology Evening Supervisor

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Histology Supervisor on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). The Histology Evening Supervisor has overall responsibility for those aspects supported by Seventh Wave of gross prosection, tissue trimming and embedding, and histologic slide production for both regulated and non-regulated studies on the evening shift. This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assuring that evening shift lab personnel receive training in GLPs and in lab processes associated with assigned tasks, and that this training is documented and included in the employee’s training file.
  • Training evening shift employees in new and updated tasks to be performed (along with any associated SOPs)
  • Monitoring evening shift laboratory personnel for compliance with SOP requirements, identification of training needed, and for the need to re-assign tasks to promote the highest level of quality and to ensure compliance.
  • Maintaining programs for the preventative maintenance, monitoring, and calibration of laboratory equipment and for subsequent compliance with these programs.
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized and confidential fashion.
  • Timely communication with the Histology Operations Manager pertaining to any employee concerns or issues.
  • Demonstrating proficiency in all routine histopathology tasks including specimen receipt and handling, tissue identification from wet tissue to slide, tissue trimming, tissue processing, embedding, sectioning, routine H&E staining, special staining, necropsy, coverslipping and use of all associated equipment.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years histology experience with industry experience preferred.
  • 3 years supervisory experience
  • Strong, effective written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity, and meet project timelines

Salary and Benefits

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Histology Technicians

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for three Histology Technicians on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Performing Histopathology tasks as assigned such as embedding, microtomy, routine H&E, special stains, coverslipping and use of associated equipment.
  • Providing technical input, as appropriate
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized fashion.
  • Understanding and following safety procedures.
  • Reviewing study documentation for proper data recording and for compliance with SOP’s

Qualifications:

  • Experience in general Histology techniques
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Good oral communication skills
  • Certification (HT or HTL) preferred but not required
  • 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
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Histology Laboratory Technician Assistant   

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC has an immediate opening for a Histology Laboratory Assistant. The Histology Lab Assistant will perform specific tasks as assigned by the Laboratory Manager and team members. This is a fulltime position in a histology laboratory that offers a great opportunity to pursue a career in science in a fast paced, exciting environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Entering specimen receipt and inventory
  • Preparing study documentation
  • Specimen and supply organization
  • Entering study data
  • Using specific histology laboratory equipment
  • Performing equipment maintenance
  • Other duties may be assigned to assist the Histotechnologist and meet business needs

Qualifications:

  • An Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree
  • Or a High School diploma and previous laboratory experience
  • Experience in a histology laboratory is desired
  • Highly organized and energetic
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • The ability to follow Standard Operating Procedures
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, i.e. MS Outlook, Word and Excel is desired
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple projects, demonstrate consistent productivity

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.

Evening Associate Histology Technicians – On the job training will be provided

BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories has an immediate opening for three Associate Histology Technicians on the evening shift (2:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.). This position is ideal for someone who wants to start a science-based career. The Associate Histology Technician will perform histology tasks under the direct supervision of a Histotechnician/Histotechnologist or Laboratory Manager. The Associate Histology Technician is not required to be proficient in histology tasks initially, but will become proficient through on-the-job training.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing histopathology tasks as assigned such as necropsy, tissue trimming, embedding, microtomy, routine H&E staining, coverslipping, and use of associated equipment.
  • Performing preventative maintenance, monitoring, and calibration of laboratory equipment.
  • Providing technical input, as appropriate.
  • Documenting all study and laboratory activities as required for compliance and to maintain study data files and specimens in an organized and confidential fashion.
  • Understanding and following safety procedures.
  • Demonstrating a working knowledge of relevant computer systems, as necessary.
  • Reviewing study documentation for proper data recording and for compliance with SOPs.

Qualifications:

  • An associate’s degree in biology or a related field and 2 years associated industry or histology laboratory experience, a bachelor’s degree in a related field, or 3 years of relevant industry or histology experience.
  • This is an entry level position where on-the-job training is provided but previous experience in a laboratory setting is preferred.

Salary and Benefits: 

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and responsibilities
  • Benefits include health and dental coverage, short- and long-term disability, paid time off, 401K participation with company match, etc.

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.

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.

Interested candidates may Click Here to Apply.