6 month contract
Pay rate: Up to $30.00/hr
PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF POSITION:
Design, perform, document and interpret experiments to support analytical development objectives as part of the Viral Vector Team. The Viral Vector Team expands virology knowledge and develop release and characterization analytical methods for viral vectors. Responsibilities include the development, optimization, execution, documentation and transfer of assays.
REQUIRED COMPETENCIES: Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Education: BS or MS in Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry or relevant discipline;
Experience RA 1-3 years of lab experience with nucleic acid-based techniques.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Thorough understanding of basic molecular biology techniques.
- gDNA and RNA isolation and handling experience.
- Experience with qPCR, RT-qPCR, ddPCR, cell culture
- Ability to carefully follow existing methods and SOPs.
- Outstanding written and oral communication skills.
- Work effectively in a collaborative team setting.
- Ability to work in a dynamic environment and balance priorities.
- Desire to learn and able to follow guidance.
WORKING CONDITIONS (US Only):
The majority of time in this position will be spent in the laboratory, either sitting or standing. The employee may be required to lift ~20 pounds on rare occasions.
This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this position. The primary duties and responsibilities are intended to describe those functions that are essential to the performance of this job.
This job description does not state or imply that the above are the only duties and responsibilities assigned to this position. There are other duties and responsibilities that are considered incidental or secondary to the overall purpose of this job. Employees holding this position will be required to perform any other job-related duties as requested by management.
Position Handles Hazardous Materials
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Recruiter: Rachita Saxena
What’s In It For You?
We welcome you to be a part of one of the largest global staffing companies to meet your career aspirations. Yoh’s network of client companies has been employing professionals like you for over 65 years in the U.S., UK and Canada. Join Yoh’s extensive talent community that will provide you with access to Yoh’s vast network of opportunities and gain access to this exclusive opportunity available to you.
- Medical, Dental & Vision Benefits
- 401K Retirement Saving Plan
- Life & Disability Insurance
- Direct Deposit & weekly ePayroll
- Employee Discount Programs
- Referral Bonus Programs
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