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Project/Laboratory Relocation Coordinator

Trenton, New Jersey

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Location Trenton, New JerseyUS Job ID JR-031646

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Overview: Project Coordinator

The Project Coordinator provides project planning and execution leadership for multiple, variable scale Laboratory Relocation projects while contributing to process development, as well as episodic new business development support. The Project Coordinator is part of a best-in-class service team dedicated to a top pharmaceutical company in the industry. This position is an on-site opportunity at our customer site in Kenilworth, NJ.


  • Coordination of project-associated tasks, including data acquisition for project updates, process integrity and project continuity

  • Provide resource management support where required for multiple projects

  • Liaison of safety process documentation requirements for vendor/contractor deployment.

  • Communication to key stakeholders,

  • Organization and maintenance of schedules in support to PM.

  • Upkeep of project data and assets.

  • Tracking of critical processes,

  • Schedule and attend customer facing meetings.

  • Provide updates to PM related to escalation, activity updates and project dynamics.

  • Provide process improvement development support.

  • Serve a liaison between project team and customer

  • Manage small to medium scale projects where necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • A minimum of one year of experience working in a laboratory or medical environment required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with project experience and experience in field service
  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position more than 25% of the time
  • The person in this position needs to occasionally move inside and outside labs
  • Occasionally move or lift up to 25 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this position include without limitation, the ability to observe details at close range (within a few feet of the instrument), distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus in order to perform the essential service functions of this position. 
  • Regularly operates a computer and other office machineries, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer

PKI Benefits:

  • Paid Vacation, holiday and sick time
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage
  • 401k
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Parental Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
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PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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