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Research Assistant - Animal Science

Kelly Services
Cleveland, OH 44101
Kelly Science and Clinical has a Research Assistant Tech position available with one of our scientific partners in the Cleveland area.

Full time position, day shift for a Research Assistant Tech to work under the moderate supervision of the principal investigator and senior level staff within a laboratory environment. The research work of the lab is focused on identifying the cellular and molecular mechanisms underlying inflammatory skin disease and its associated co-morbidities, including arthritis, depression, atherosclerosis and thrombosis. This position will work with mice.


1. Maintain complete and detailed records and results of experiments, protocols, and use of animals. (10%)

2. Perform animal husbandry and weaning and monitor the health status of mice on a daily basis. (50%)

3. Perform DNA isolation and PCR genotyping. (30%)

4. Perform animal experiments and tissue collection. (5%)

5. Contribute to the day-to-day function of the lab. (5%)

Work hours;

8:00 to 5:00 pm

Contract to hire


1. Basic knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the fields of biology, immunology, anatomy and physiology.

2. Must demonstrate compliance with ARC policies and procedures and compliance to regulations of the Animal Welfare Act, Public Health Service Policy, AAALAC guidelines and other applicable regulatory guidelines.

3. Must demonstrate compassion for animals within the ARC facilities and dedication to ARCs mission. Must handle animals with care and respect at all times.

4. Effective oral and written communication skills and good interpersonal skills; ability to work and communicate with various individuals within and external to the University.

5. Must have exceptional organizational skills and be capable of multitasking. Must demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy.

6. Ability and willingness to rely on and follow instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

7. Must be willing to work with mice.

8. Ability to operate laboratory equipment.

9. Must be self-motivated, goal oriented, responsible and capable of working well in a team environment, and capable of working on their own with daily supervision.

10. Good computer skills, including Microsoft Office and data analysis.

11. Must demonstrate willingness to learn new techniques, procedures, processes, and computer programs as needed.

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

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-16

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