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Molecular Biology Lab Technician - NIH

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 the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a Molecular Biology Lab Technician (Viral Vectors) 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 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives


TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

(1) Support the research activities of the NINDS Viral Production Core Facility by producing purified subclinical grade AAV and lentiviruses using cell and molecular methodologies and assays such as molecular cloning, tissue culture, FPLC, ultracentrifugation, DNA/RNA isolation, and real-time PCR (RT-PCR)

(2) Perform a variety of laboratory techniques and procedures; utilize aseptic technique to perform experiments

(3) Prepare materials and equipment for experiments including stocked supplies and records of working reagents; monitor and inventory routine laboratory supplies

(4) Collect data and prepare research data for analysis and interpretation

(5) Provide experimental progress updates on procedures performed in the laboratory

(6) Provide technical help and expertise to lab members about lab safety, experiments, assays and protocols

(7) Perform overall laboratory management tasks including liquid waste container pickup, monitoring equipment maintenance schedules and contracts, and troubleshooting and calibrating laboratory equipment and instruments


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

(1) Bachelors degree in Biology, Biochemistry, or related field

(2) Minimum of 2-3 years of expertise with cell and molecular biology techniques including DNA/RNA extraction and purification, PCR, cloning, nucleic acid quantification, and cell culture

(3) Knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) and experience performing experiments in accordance with protocols

(4) Experience providing general lab management including record keeping and stocking supplies and reagents


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: 2022-09-09 Expires: 2022-10-10

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