Laboratory Assistant - Part Time

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Seattle, Washington
Posting date: 17 Feb 2019

ProClinical is pleased to advertise a vacancy for a Laboratory Assistant position with a global healthcare company that excels in diabetes care. The Laboratory Assistant will join this exciting and innovative company's Seattle office on a contract basis.

The Laboratory Assistant will provide support for an active in vitro biology group under scientific supervision. This is an exciting opportunity for an entry-level incumbent interested in pursuing a career in the life sciences field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparing solutions, cell culture media, and reagents for various research projects.
  • Maintaining and freezing mammalian and primary cell lines.
  • Assisting in the performance of cell-based assays.
  • Assisting with lab organization, including reagents and cell lines.
  • Maintaining inventory & cell line records, as needed.
  • Keeping the lab working efficiently by maintaining tissue culture, general lab supplies, and a clean working environment
  • Ordering laboratory supplies as needed.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Graduation from High School or an equivalent, and an interest in the life sciences.
  • At least 2 years of college experience a desirable attribute.
  • Demonstrable lab experience and/or college level chemistry and biology courses preferred.
  • Relevant job experience.
  • Interpersonal skills, including communication and feedback reception.
  • Strong organisational skills, including punctuality, self-motivation, multi-tasking, record keeping, and note-taking.
  • Familiarity with basic laboratory techniques.
  • Familiarity with MS Office, particularly Excel.

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Corrin Pyle at 267-435-8555 or upload your CV on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.