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Research Associate - 189853

San Diego, CA

Posted: 05/05/2023 Industry: Scientific and Life Sciences Job Number: 15598

Job Description

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Title: Research Associate I
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
  • Duration: 1+ year contract (possible temp to perm)
  • Pay rate: $32-$36/hr
  • Job Location: San Diego, CA
  • Schedule: 1st shift, 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Job#: bh15598

Research Associate I responsible for designing and performing experiments while collaborating and communicating effectively.

Primary Responsibilities for the Role:
  • Performs minimally complex experiments with input from supervisor.
  • Understands experimental goal and may provide input to the experimental design.
  • Analyzes data from individual experiment with input from supervisor and documents work in laboratory notebook or report.
  • Able to summarize a group of experiments.
  • Effectively communicates with peers and supervisor. May present data in group meetings.
  • Prepares reagents and panels.

Additional Responsibilities:
  • Participates in lab maintenance activities.
  • Maintains training log.
  • Ensures proper transportation, handling, and disposal of hazardous, bio-hazardous and/or infectious substances.
  • Operates and calibrates all general lab equipment.
  • With instruction from supervisor, may write study protocols and reports to support part of the project.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Good knowledge of GLP.
  • Working knowledge of laboratory safety and record keeping.
  • Strong mathematics skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Microsoft Office Suite: Powerpoint, Excel, Word.

  • B.A./B.S. Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field

  • 0 - 2 years post-baccalaureate laboratory experience in academia or industry, or M.S. without thesis

Occupational Demands
  • Work is performed in both a lab and an office environment.
  • Frequently sits for 4-6 hours per day.
  • Occasionally walks. Occasionally bends and twists neck.
  • Light to moderate lifting and carrying objects with a maximum lift of 50lbs.
  • Some occasional travel within the United States.
  • Able to communicate complex information and ideas so others will understand; ability to listen and understand instruction.
  • Ability to apply abstract principles to solve complex conceptual issues.

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