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

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

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    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

An entry level Research Associate I position is available with the Research Team at our client. Our Client is a San Diego based biotech company founded in 2004 that conducts first-in-class preclinical research through innovative approaches to animal housing, facility management and contract research.

This position requires the candidate to be highly motivated and work independently in a fast-paced work environment.

Education & Requirements

  1. Must have a bachelor’s degree in life science or related field.
  2. Must be willing to work with laboratory animals and possess a general understanding of the importance of ethical use of animals in research. ?
  3. Must have some animal handling experience with mice and rats. ?
  4. Must be able to operate computers and be proficient in MS Word and Excel. ?
  5. Able to operate and maintain a variety of office and laboratory equipment after training.
  6. Possess energetic, outgoing and professional demeanor. ?
  7. Possess excellent work ethic and must be a team player. ?
  8. Able to work in a fast-paced, high-quality service environment.
  9. Must have strong organizational skills.
  10. After training, must be able to perform assigned tasks without supervision.
  11. Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  12. Must be detail oriented and able to multi-task. ?
  13. Must have strong writing skills and be able to describe procedures performed in writing.
    Able to write standard methods, protocols and reports after training. ?
  14. Flexible to adjust work schedule to accommodate varying work loads. Flexibility to work
    varying schedules, ?including weekends, holiday, and evenings to accommodate business needs.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.