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Laboratory Technician (Research Assistant) - NIH Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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 a Laboratory Technician (Research Assistant) with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, 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


TASKS. The contractor shall:


+ Collect, process, organize, prepare, and analyze biological samples in support of scientific research on infectious disease within a BSL-2 laboratory setting.

+ Maintain records and enter collected research data into laboratory notebooks and databases.

+ Maintain laboratory instruments, glassware, and consumable supply, and sterilize laboratory area.

+ Plan, execute, and arrange laboratory experiments for in vitro and in vivo studies, including cell culture, Western blotting, and immunofluorescence/ immunohistochemistry and others.

+ Perform flow cytometry-based experiments, including cell preparation, cell sorting and molecular analysis of sorted subsets.


+ Support senior research staff performing research in immunopathogenesis, specifically on immunologic determinants of pathogen dissemination, organ involvement, and host survival both in human patients and in mouse models.


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:


+ B.S. in Biology or related field.

+ Minimum of three (3) years of related experience in a laboratory environment. Masters degree may reduce the required experience if in a relevant field and/or based on the thesis.


+ Experience working within a BSL-2 or higher highly preferred.

+ Experience in the following techniques is also highly preferred:


+ Flow Cytometry

+ Polymerase chain reaction (PCR), qPCR, RT-PCR, RT-qPCR

+ Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)


+ Transfections

+ Molecular Cloning

+ Nucleic Acid Extraction

+ Mouse animal handling

+ Intravenous Injections


+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel.

+ Ability to work well within a team environment.

+ Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


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; 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.


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** **** **Government Solutions?**


Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government Solutions partners with these organizations to create expert talent solutions that solve the worlds most critical challenges. We offer a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technology, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will connect you to 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-21 Expires: 2022-10-22

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