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Research Associate III - Foster City, CA - Contract

  • Location: San Francisco
  • Salary: US$40 - US$45 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amber Mitchell
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 05 February 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -012023-476276

We are working closely with a leading biopharma company located in Foster City, who are looking to hire a Research Associate III to join their IHC core group. This opportunity is offered on an initial 12 month contract basis, with potential to extend/convert to FTE. The chosen individual will be responsible for preparing, cutting, and performing basic staining, in addition to operating a variety of different digital glass slide imagers. This is an onsite lab role, based out of Foster City, CA.

Primary duties include:

  • Perform routine and non-routine activities involved in the preparation of slides for microscopic evaluation by scientists and pathologist(s), in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Perform sample preparation including tissue sectioning, tissue staining, coverslipping, and scanning
  • Independently operate a variety of brightfield slide scanners and automated lab equipment

Required Work Experience

  • BS degree in life science or science-related field
  • Proficient tissue sectioning experience is a must with at least 2+ years of experience in histology
  • HT/HTL (ASCP) certification is a plus, but not required
  • Immunohistochemistry experience preferred but not required

Please apply with an up to date copy of your resume to be considered.