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Research Associate I

Kelly Services
Cambridge, MA 02238
Kelly is hiring a **Research Associate I** for one of our biotech clients in **Cambridge, MA.**

+ pay: $25-$33/hr

+ 6 month contract


Consolidate, relocate, archive or dispose of formalin fixed paraffin embedded (FFPE) tissue and slides in Biorepository.

Update location, associated meta data and sample disposition in our Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS).

Assist with general laboratory upkeep and organization.


We are a rapidly evolving translational research laboratory within the Immune Oncology Drug Discovery Unit (ODDU). Our goal is the implementation of innovative cell phenotyping capabilities that drive development of the next generation of immune-modulatory drugs for the treatment of cancer. In this position, you will work closely with scientists in our Translational Oncology group and be responsible for organizing and archiving our company's Biorepository. The main effort will be focused on the disposal and relocation of tissue samples (FFPE) and slides to help maximize the efficient use of these specimens.


Catalog FFPE tissue samples in our Biorepository.

Archive, relocate or dispose of tissue samples and slides no longer in use.

Track location and status changes of samples and update accordingly in electronic LIMS system.

Maintain good records and appropriately document work.

Communicate and collaborate effectively with departmental colleagues.

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

BS or associates degree preferred.


Excellent oral and written communication skills.

High attention to detail.

Effective time management skills.

Proficient with Microsoft Excel.

Adept at quickly learning new software systems.

Good fit with core values and leadership principles.

Right attitude (agile, curious, open-minded, can-do mindset).


Basic experience or understanding of biology and laboratory techniques would be helpful.

**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: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-07-05

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