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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 the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an experienced individual to work as a **Biological Scientist** at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.


This is a long-term contract position which offers:


- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package


- Optional health, vision, and dental plans


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


- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives


TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:


+ Perform fundamental genetic and biochemical procedures and techniques required for research projects, including western blotting, yeast genetic crosses, genetic screens, antibody testing, biochemical protein immunoprecipitations, and chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) experiments.


+ Utilize molecular biology expertise to perform assignments of highly specialized nature requiring technical proficiency, judgment, and ability to troubleshoot.


+ Work with substantial independence to perform the assigned experiments or projects, while in close communication with post-doctoral fellows and other trainees as an active research team member.


+ Maintain a complete understanding of and working knowledge of all methods and protocols related to the lab; complete job training requirements including laboratory safety.


+ Provide experimental progress updates as requested; convey and discuss research results with team lab members; update and maintain written laboratory record of the work.


+ Convey standard procedures and current methods to new students and trainees and through the ability to learn new skills, procedures and processes.


+ Engage in problem solving as required to solve technical difficulties and to ensure steady progress, with a goal of providing high quality experimental data suitable for publication.


+ Perform laboratory maintenance tasks, including scheduling liquid and solid waste container pickup; perform duties with attention to quality, safety and environmental matters. Attention to safety items includes: wearing appropriate personal protective equipment, recognizing, reporting and appropriately responding to hazards in the work area (spills/accidents/near misses), properly labeling and storing chemicals, plus all other relevant job requirements.


+ Work with other laboratory staff to monitor and inventory routine laboratory supplies; ensure that supplies are stocked and organized.


+ Monitor quality of media preparation performed by laboratory staff and report issues with media that affect experiments to laboratory manager.


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:


Certifications & Licenses


+ Bachelors degree in Biology or a related discipline

+ Minimum of three (3) year of experience in a research laboratory environment


Software


+ MS Office Suite


Field of Study


+ Biology


**Please Note: Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement for all job opportunities offered through Kelly Government Solutions, in accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.**


**PLEASE APPLY ONLINE**


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.


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.


It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**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** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-03-23 Expires: 2022-06-23

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