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Research Associate II or III

Kelly Services
Beltsville, MD 20705
**Research Associate II or III**



Beltsville MD



Contract-to-Permanent





Qualified candidates for this position will assist with conducting laboratory experiments on research projects within well-defined guidelines. Candidates must be reliable, independent, work well in a dynamic, fast-paced team environment, and focus on attention-to-detail to providing consistent, high quality results. Ideal candidates will be strongly motivated to provide top quality immunology, molecular biology and cancer research support with the ultimate goal of developing novel treatments that will improve the lives of patients with cancer.



**LABORATORY RESEARCH EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS**




+ Operation and maintenance of logbook and records for laboratory equipment

+ Sterile cell culture techniques for maintenance of cancer cell lines and primary immune cells

+ Maintain lab notebook and computer database, collect and collate data, and perform calculations and statistical analyses for experimental studies

+ Ability to handle and perform small animal procedures including injections and tissue processing

+ Prepare stock chemical solutions for laboratory research

+ Assists in general maintenance of laboratory and laboratory supplies

+ Experience with techniques and instrumentation for immunohistochemistry (IHC), fluorescent microscopy, flow cytometry, luminex-based multiplex analysis, high content imaging, protein purification, and other lab procedures are desirable



**KNOWLEDGE AND ACCOUNTABILITIES**




+ Knowledge of general biology; background in immunology and cancer research preferred

+ Commitment to safely follow through on tasks and deadlines with minimal supervision

+ Ability to solve problems, offer solutions, think logically and have a quick and retentive memory - Strong organizational and analytical skills

+ Capacity to handle multiple tasks and respond quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced dynamic work environment

+ Flexible, self-starting and self-managing person

+ Ability to maintain confidential information in a professional manner

+ Positive approach and willingness to accept new projects as required



**QUALIFICATIONS**



Research associate level will be commensurate with level of overall experience. A BS, MS or PhD in basic science and health science fields will be considered. Applicants with significant experience in the areas of immunology and cancer research are preferred. A willingness to learn and an interest in research is essential.






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



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-11-25 Expires: 2019-12-26

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