201861 - Research Associate
Industry
SCI
Region
IL-Illinois
City
Rockford
State
IL
Rate
Up to $25.00 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Research Associate for a contract opportunity in Rockford, IL.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We are in need of a scientist to join our diverse and experienced R&D team of approximately 35 scientists in Rockford, IL. We are looking for candidates that can design and conduct laboratory experiments, analyze experimental data, and presents comparative results in the support of the development of immunodetection solutions. As a Scientist II, you will work at the bench in a highly collaborative laboratory setting, using multiple techniques, including protein electrophoresis, western blotting, and digital imaging. This position supports multiple projects, including developing laboratory imaging instrumentation and laboratory automation. This position provides a diverse exposure, working with our scientific staff across multiple sites.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
• Technical/scientific knowledge of protein analysis techniques and analytical instrumentation
• Experience with Western blotting, Protein Gel electrophoresis, or other immunoassays applications (ELISA, Luminex, etc.)
• Ability to work independently in a laboratory setting and collaborate in a team setting.
• Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interpret and summarize scientific results in a clear, concise, and accurate manner.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including working with a team to efficiently evaluate, prioritize, and adapt to changing project priorities.
• Ability to work safely with chemicals and other hazardous materials.

EDUCATION: • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Protein Biology or related field. Strong candidates have 2+ years work experience, western imagers use and software experience desired

WORK HOURS: Full time day shift.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Tyler Harrell
tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.