Posted to MedZilla on 12/14/2019


United States, Research Associate - Biology SC_EN_13595-MZ


ProClinical recruitment has an exciting contracted position for a Biology Research Associate open, based in San Mateo, CA.


  • The position requires that the workday begins at 8 AM, to ensure adequate support of the downstream assays.
  • Perform experiments (under supervision) that support research activities in the Biology job family.
  • Plan and schedule experiments consistent with the timeline and objectives of an ongoing Research Project. (Project lifetimes are greater than 3 months.)
  • Operate scientific equipment, selects appropriate methods and techniques to perform experiments, analyzes data, and prepares related reports.
  • Plans and organizes details of experiments.
  • Use data, reports and previous results to identify inappropriate variances and concerns. Participate in group meetings. Presents data or prepares data for others to present.
  • Work with immediate supervisor on problems of moderate complexity.
  • Responsible for maintaining mammalian cell culture and plating cells for downstream biological studies.

Skills And Qualifications

  • Entry level; good for recent graduates (BA preferred).
  • Mammalian Cell Culture experience preferred.
  • Electronic Notebook to record results preferred.
  • Prior experience with mammalian tissue culture preferred.
  • The candidate must have good communication and interpersonal skills, and can work effectively in a team environment.

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