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

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

Interested candidates may send a resume to Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or fax 314-628-1109 or HR@7thwavelabs.com.

 

Laboratory Technician Assistant – Histology Department  

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.

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

Interested candidates may send a resume to Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or fax 314-628-1109 or HR@7thwavelabs.com.

 

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 send a resume to BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or FAX 314-628-1109 or submit online at HR@7thwavelabs.com or  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.

Interested candidates may send a resume to BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or FAX 314-628-1109 or submit online at HR@7thwavelabs.com or  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 send a resume to BASi/Seventh Wave Laboratories, LLC – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or fax 314-628-1109 or  Click Here to Apply.

Study Research Associate(In-Life Group)

The Study Research Associate (In-life Group) provides support to the Study Director for non-clinical studies conducted by Seventh Wave. Specifically the Study Research Associates responsibilities are outlined below:

  • Enter study protocol details into in-life data collection system for in vivo studies
  • Experience with Provantis or similar in-life data collection system is desired; Duties may include acting as liaison between Document Specialist group, Study Directors, and In-life group and assisting with training of peers.
  • Draft and review study protocols, amendments, and/or internal directives as needed for review and approval by the Study Director.
  • Conduct Quality Control review of study documentation, facility records, and in-life reports as assigned.
  • Assist with material transfer between Seventh Wave sites and outside parties.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of relevant computer systems and enter study information as needed.
  • Create and populate data tables and/or graphs to assist Study Directors in providing a consistently formatted, complete, and concise presentation of results as assigned.
  • Assist the Study Director with coordinating and aligning departments regarding resource availability, scheduling, etc., prior to initiation of study activities and periodically during the project as needed.
  • Assist with managing the conduct of study activities in compliance with the protocol, amendments /planned changes, or SOPs.
  • May assist the Study Director with maintenance of a correspondence file for documenting exchanges (including phone conversation, emails, faxes, and mail).
  • Provide the details and status of protocols and reports, as well as reconciliation of projects, within Seventh Wave’s Study Management System.
  • May serve as the main study contact (point of contact) if the Study Director is out of the office.
  • May contribute to project summaries or reports and may assimilate study results in draft reports
  • May assist study directors with literature searches

Qualifications:

  • At a minimum, the Study Research Associate must have a BS in the life sciences and 2 years industry or relevant experience or a MS in the life sciences.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience
  • Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401 (k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

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

Interested candidates may send a resume to Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or Fax 314-628-1109 or  Click Here to Apply.

 

Drug Metabolism Scientist II

Seventh Wave Laboratories has an immediate opening for a Drug Metabolism Scientist II offering you a rewarding career in a fast-paced work environment located in Maryland Heights, Missouri. Seventh Wave offers advisory and laboratory services in preclinical drug development in the form of drug metabolism, pharmacokinetics and exploratory safety evaluation; the principal goal being to identify attributes of potential therapeutic agents to predict success or failure in a clinical setting.

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

The Drug Metabolism Scientist II will be responsible for in vitro assay development, experimental design, study conduct, and bioanalytical support to evaluate ADME properties of drug candidates.

The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge and understanding of drug metabolism and have experience conducting in vitro ADME assays utilizing LC-MS/MS and/or ELISA techniques. Additionally, extensive experience in enzyme kinetics, bioanalytical techniques including wet chemistry separations, liquid chromatography, mass spectrometric analysis, instrument operation, and data processing will increase the candidate’s competiveness for the Drug Metabolism II position.

Qualifications:

-BS or equivalent degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related field, and greater than 10 years qualified experience in vitro/in vivo Drug Metabolism and biotransformation.

-MS in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related field, and at least 3 years qualified experience in vitro/in vivo Drug Metabolism and biotransformation.

-PhD in a Pharmaceutical-related science and at least 2 years qualified experience in conducting in vitro/in vivo drug metabolism and biotransformation studies.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience
  • Seventh Wave offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health and dental insurance, a 401 (k) plan, disability insurance, and life insurance.

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

Interested candidates may send a resume to Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or Fax 314-628-1109 or  Click Here to Apply.

 

Associate Principal Investigator for Bioanalysis

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, and 401(K) plan with a generous company match, life insurance, and community involvement opportunities.

We are currently looking for an Associate Principal Investigator for Bioanalysis will be responsible for preparing samples, developing methods, and conducting studies to evaluate ADME properties of a potential drug.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serving as a BASi/Seventh Wave representative and point of contact to Study Directors and/or Sponsors for bioanalytical projects, including the establishment of a correspondence file for documenting Study Director/client exchanges (including phone conversation, emails, faxes, and mail).
  • Establishing the experimental design and managing the conduct of studies in compliance with the protocol/amendments /planned changes, Best Practice Documents and SOPs.
  • Operating analytical instrumentation and equipment in performing analyses according to the Operation Manuals, SOPs, and or Best Practices.
  • Performing method development, method qualification, validation and/or other study related activities (non-GxP or GxP) in support of these studies.
  • Consulting with Bioanalytical Lab Manager and Principal Investigators to determine the availability of resources prior to initiation of study activities and periodically during the project as needed.
  • Assisting with training and mentoring of colleagues to enhance their skills and knowledge of sample preparation and analytical techniques.
  • Generating reports and reporting results within client timelines while ensuring any deviations are reflected as appropriate and assure that all analyses conducted by BASi/Seventh Wave are reported and is accurate.
  • Assuring that study data and samples are compiled, organized, inventoried, and archived at BASi/Seventh Wave or transferred to the testing facility archive/client prior to or upon completion of the services, as applicable.
  • Demonstrating an understanding of Best Practices, SOP, GLP and ICH requirements as these relate to study-specific services, this job description, and general facility operations.

Qualifications:

  • BS or equivalent degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field, and greater than 5 years of qualified experience in Analytical and/or Bioanalytical Chemistry.
  • MS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field, and at least 3 years qualified experience in Analytical and/or Bioanalytical Chemistry or
  • PhD in a Pharmaceutical-related science
  • 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
  • Regulated Bioanalytical laboratory experience preferred

Compensation:

  • Salary will be commensurate with experience

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

Interested candidates may send a resume to Seventh Wave Laboratories – Human Resources, 19 Worthington Access Drive, Maryland Heights, MO 63043 or Fax 314-628-1109 or Click Here to Apply.