Research Assistant I in Framingham, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Research
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/26/2018
  • Job ID:
    834068

Job Description


Duties: 

  • Responsible for the execution and analysis of experiments and analytical procedures.
  • Displays an investigative or technological orientation in designing, executing and interpreting experiments and analytical procedures.
  • Provides assistance in the execution of experiments and analytical procedures by performing routine scientific procedures and experiments according to detailed protocols.
  • Integrates, compiles, and tabulates data and reports results to supervisor.
  • Work is closely supervised.
  • Assignments are task-oriented with detailed instructions.
  • Follows standard practices to obtain data.
  • Contributes to the completion of routine technical tasks.
  • Failure to achieve results can normally be overcome without serious effect on schedules and programs.
  • Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor and other personnel in the section or group.
  • Experience 0-3 years

Skills: 

  • The incumbent will have general lab skills, i.e.: prepare buffers, measure pH, perform various assays, follow SOP's, analyze results and present to the group orally and in writing.
  • Knowledge on analytical instruments, i.e.: HPLC, DSC, Karl Fischer and prior research experiences in the biotech industry are preferred, but not required.
  • The candidate should be self-motivated, a team player.

Education: 

  • College graduates with a degree of bachelor, major in science or arts. Ideal majors: chemistry, biology, biochemistry, chemical engineering, etc.
  • Will consider other majors.