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Biologist (iPSC/cell therapy) - NIH - Rockville, 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 the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a Biologist at the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, MD

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

1. Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

2. Optional health, vision, and dental plans

3. Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

4. Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

+ Conduct all aspects of mammalian cell culture and stem cell culture, including media, re-agent, buffer ordering and preparation, cell culture and propagation, and cryopreservation of cells.

+ Learn and implement induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) differentiation into a variety of cell types, including neuronal cells, cardiomyocytes, hepatocytes, and additional types based on project need.

+ Culture and maintain iPSC-derived organoids.

+ Prepare cells and organoids to meet the demands of multiple concurrent projects.

+ Perform basic laboratory experiments, including cell viability assessment, mycoplasma testing, performing assays, and simple cell imaging experiments as well as performing relevant data analysis.

+ Maintain and update accurate and reliable record keeping for batch records, notebooks and documents.

+ Perform general laboratory tasks, including maintenance of equipment.

+ Learn and adapt new technologies and methods into cell and organoids culture work.

+ Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and adhere to all safety and NIH policies.

+ Prepare and present results of cell culture to TDB group members.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

+ Masters degree in Biology, Cell Biology, Neuroscience or a related discipline; Three years of specialized experience plus a Bachelors degree is equivalent to a Master's with one to three (1 - 3) years of specialized experience.

+ Minimum of one (1) year of experience in cell culture, sterile operation and imaging experiments.

+ Experience in iPSCs and iPSC differentiation.

+ Experience using basic laboratory equipment and carrying out routine laboratory tasks.

+ Knowledge of safe laboratory procedures.

+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

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Posted: 2021-03-15 Expires: 2021-04-15

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