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Research Associate

Kelly Services
Boston, MA 02133
**Research Associate Metro Boston area**

**Direct Hire opportunity**

**Shift M-F 7am -4pm**

**Salary ranges: mid 50s to mid 60s with full benefits package**


Perform a variety of animal procedures to support company and client research projects (e.g., set up the study forms, set up the procedure rooms, label and ship samples, etc.).

Conduct various procedures including routes of drug administration (oral, SC, IP, IM, IV), blood and tissue collection and grafting techniques.

Operate and maintain lab equipment (e.g., isoflurane machine, centrifuge, IVIS imager, pipettes).

Work under the direction of direct supervisor. Be responsible for the physical environment for a group of assigned laboratory animals.

Operate computer terminal and responsible for data entry.

Maintain accurate study records in a legible and organized manner.

Assist in maintaining lab/facility inventories.

Complete study reports.

Perform other job duties after training or under supervision.

Accommodate varying workload and work on weekends, holidays, and evenings, when needed.

Perform routine animal health related tasks when needed (e.g., change cages or food).


**Physical Requirements:**

Dexterity of physical condition to operate all job duties; lift and move objects regularly throughout the


Work in a standing position requiring bending and stretching of arms and legs throughout regular work


Ability to lift 50 pounds.


Requires a BS in the biological sciences or relevant area and 0-3 years of academic/industry working

experience or 5+ years as a Research Associate in a CRO or pharma/biotech.

Must have a general understanding of animal welfare regulations and of the importance of ethical use of animals in research.

Able to learn principles of sanitation and disinfection.

Must be able to write carefully, precisely and diligently.

Have strong organizational skills in performing assigned tasks without supervision.

Must be detail oriented and able to multitask.

Flexible to adjust work schedule to accommodate varying workload.

Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Able to operate a computer terminal and the server.

Have good oral communication skills.

Must be willing to travel to and work at multiple client locations, as needed.

**Additional Detail:**

+ **As your local offices do not support this position, for immediate consideration, please apply online to this posting directly.**

+ **Resumes in MS Word are preferred.**

+ **If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter at** **** **; however, your resume must be received via the official posting.**

**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/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. (
Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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