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Biologist - NIH - Baltimore, MD

Kelly Services
Baltimore, MD 21217
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Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking an Animal Biologist to work with the National Institutes of Health in Baltimore, MD.



This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com at http://www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com/



**TASKS.** The contractor shall:




+ Performs research activities such as: stereotaxic surgeries to inject neuroanatomical tracers and viral vectors, perfuse animals, section brains, process tissue using immunohistochemistry and/or in-situ hybridization techniques, analyze tissue and perform cell counts using image analysis software.

+ Conducts experiments in accordance with established protocols and practices using a variety of laboratory equipment and instruments.

+ Performs routine laboratory upkeep such as: storing and disposing of hazardous material, preparing solutions, media, stains and buffers.

+ Assists in troubleshooting and calibrating various laboratory equipment and instruments.

+ Interprets and adapts guidelines for application to complex laboratory problems .

+ Assists in presenting information to laboratory personnel and training of users of the facilities in histological techniques and use of microscopes.

+ Conducts analyses and prepares reports pertaining to laboratory experiments or other operations.

+ Collaborates on the update and creation of standard operating procedures.





**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:




+ Bachelors degree in Biological Sciences or other related discipline.

+ Minimum of three (3) years of experience in Biology or a related field.

+ Ability to read and interpret technical and other complex documents.

+ Experience processing brain tissue using immunohistochemistry.

+ Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

+ Ability to work cooperatively with others, and the ability to work independently.





PLEASE APPLY ONLINE.



Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.






**AboutKelly Services** ****



As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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Posted: 2019-12-20 Expires: 2020-02-24

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