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Animal Biologist - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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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 onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.





This is a long-term contract position which offers:




+ Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

+ Tremendous growth opportunity

+ 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





TASKS. The contractor shall:




+ Provide experimental support including procedural assistance for laboratory members to include, but not limited to:

+ Blood draws

+ Splenectomy removal of lymph nodes

+ Other murine procedures

+ Design and perform laboratory experiments.

+ Work with staff on the management of the mouse colonies.

+ Maintain the laboratory, including:

+ Order supplies and maintaining inventories

+ Receive and maintain purchase receipts

+ Maintain equipment and equipment maintenance records

+ Maintain an animal science protocol.

+ Maintain an accurate, detailed research record.

+ Collect, analyze and interpret data and results; summarize and synthesize results.

+ Work with staff to summarizing and synthesizing of data in oral and written formats for presentations, abstracts and manuscripts by laboratory staff.

+ Attend and participate in meetings, including formal and informal laboratory and branch meetings, as allowed per policy.





REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:




+ Masters degree in Biological Sciences or other related discipline. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Masters degree.

+ Minimum of six (6) years of experience in a murine laboratory environment.

+ Research experience in immunology and/or molecular biology.

+ Expertise in the following techniques:

+ Mouse handling and procedures including intraperitoneal and intravenous injections, oral gavage, bioluminescence imaging and dissections.

+ Ability to learn new procedures and teach known procedures to others.

+ Knowledge of proper laboratory techniques, disposal methods, laboratory safety procedures and universal precautions.

+ Proficiency in the use of computers and computer programs, including expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational, interpersonal and time management skills.

+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.





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.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.




**About Kelly** ****



Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2020-02-12 Expires: 2020-04-11

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