Research Associate - PHARMA

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Laboratory Technician
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 29 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

The organisation is known internationally for their work in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics and their focus on scientific advancement. This is a chance to join a top healthcare organisation who provide an innovative range of diagnostic solutions and medicines. This will be a contract role, running for 12 months.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing tumour cell and antibody therapy injections (s.c., i.p., and i.v.), and surgical procedures for the evaluation of immunotherapies in tumour mouse models.
  • Monitoring and documenting the health status of animals under experiment.
  • Operating in close collaboration with other Research Associates within and across different teams to coordinate the logistic of in vivo experiments.
  • Reporting to the In Vivo Operations team leader.
  • Presenting and discussing experimental data across the Pharmacology Department.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Training in the field of laboratory animal science or related research areas.
  • At least 3 years of experience in in vivo preclinical studies.
  • An LTK certificate or equivalent.
  • Experience working in a laboratory with knowledge and experience in animal handling, anaesthetic, and surgical procedures.
  • Knowledge of in-vivo techniques.
  • Ability to conduct independently routine experiments.
  • 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.

Please note, candidates with a PhD cannot be considered for this position.

To Apply:

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

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.