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Jennifer Tenfelde tenfelde <@t> polysciences.com
Thu Nov 18 10:35:33 CST 2010

Great job opportunity at Polysciences located in the Philadelphia area!! 
We're seeking a full-time Biosciences Product Specialist to assist in
development of new products, perform quality control/assurance, conduct
competitive benchmarking, and provide customer technical support for the
histology and broader biosciences market segments. This is an awesome
opportunity for someone who wants to still work in the lab but develop a
skill-set that exceeds the typical lab boundaries!
The Biosciences Product Specialist will:
§    Assists in the development of new products for the histology and
biosciences markets by formulating new products, testing the new products,
and benchmarking the new products against market leading competing products.
Creates concise summaries of performance testing results.

§    Performs quality control testing on histology and biosciences products
that require performance testing as a key measure of quality.  Also
troubleshoots complaints regarding product quality and develops test
protocols as required.

§    Tests certain existing Polysciences biosciences products against market
leading competitive products to generate comparison data of certain
Polysciences products relative to the competition, in order to provide
additional information for sales tools and to develop ideas for product
improvements where necessary.  Creates concise summaries of the testing
results.  Contributes to the improvement of existing products where deemed

§    Provides technical support by phone and email to customers with
questions about histology and biosciences products.  Follows up with
potential customers by phone when appropriate to facilitate sales

§    Maintain safe working environment and associated laboratory equipment
required for bioscience product testing and development, including
coordinating preventative maintenance for various pieces of equipment.



The ideal candidate will have experience in all phases of light and electron
microscopy with professional registration in the field. Experience with
processing, sectioning, and staining tissues for histology and electron
microscopy is required. We need someone with an outgoing personality and
interpersonal skills that will facilitate cross-functional teamwork.
Computer literacy including Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint are a
must. HT and HT/HTL (ASCP) with BS in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular
Biology, or related Biosciences degree required. Minimum 3-5 years work
experience (post grad) with histology and biosciences products in a
laboratory environment – research experience preferred.


We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including
health, dental, life, supplemental life, short & long term disability,
flexible spending accounts, 401(k) with healthy company match, college
savings plan, long-term care insurance, and more!


Interested in applying? Please send your resume to hr <@t> polysciences.com.


Check out our website: www.polysciences.com!


EOE. M/F/D/V. Drug-free workplace.



Jennifer L. Tenfelde, SPHR
Human Resource Manager

Polysciences, Inc. 
400 Valley Road 
Warrington, PA 18976 
Phone:  215 - 488 - 7525 
Fax:    215 - 343 -  0865 


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