Research Associate - CA in San Diego, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/25/2018

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Job Description

Our client, a leader in pharmaceuticals, is seeking a research associate.

Job Duties:  

  • Responsible for the accurate dispense of compounds in a variety of formats according to set deadlines.
  • Responsible for accurate data capture in various software applications.
  • Familiarity with scientific databases and electronic lab notebooks a plus.
  • Familiarity with automated laboratory equipment a plus.
  • Assist with laboratory support tasks such as maintaining compound inventory and general workspace cleanliness.
  • Adheres to corporate standards for laboratory safety, including proper use of personal protective equipment and proper operation of safety enclosures and other equipment.
  • Logistical support for project teams including documentation management, shipping and receiving of disposables and compounds, and communication with global partners.

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  • Manager will be looking for candidates with strong work ethic and that can work in a group or team environment. And must be focused and detail oriented.
  • Bachelors degree with 0-4 years of experience working in a laboratory setting is preferred. Manager will consider strong candidates right out of school.
  • Good hand-eye coordination and the ability to work at the lab bench for extended periods of time are required.
  • The individual should be well organized and detail oriented, with the ability to work under tight deadlines that may be altered by rapidly changing priorities.
  • The individual should have good communication and interpersonal skills, and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Previous customer service experience a plus.


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