Laboratory Specialist III

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry, Laboratory Technician
  3. United States
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posting date: 19 Jun 2019

A leading biotechnology research organization is seeking to recruit a Laboratory Specialist III. Based in Pennsylvania, this establishment is renowned for their focus on developing next-generation gene transfer vectors and their application in the treatment of a variety of acquired and inherited diseases. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with a company that is riven by the unmet needs of patients with genetic diseases.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Individual will be involved in experimental design and standard protocol development.
  • Performing initial data assessment for the Gene Therapy group.
  • Utilizing Molecular Biology and Biochemistry techniques.

Skills and Requirements:

  • B.A./B.S. in Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or in adjacent field with strong scientific background.
  • 3-5 years of post-degree bench laboratory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, required.
  • Experience with Molecular Biology and Biochemistry techniques/assays (cloning, isolations, PCR, ELISA, animal/colony handling/maintenance, and dissection) a must.
  • Must be willing to learn new techniques involving molecular and cell biology, protein biochemistry, virology, immunology, bioinformatics, and biotechnology.
  • Must have the ability to follow existing and ability to develop novel protocols and methods.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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