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Chemist/Microbiologist ( new temporary contingent worker for 6 months) - United States  

Bio-Rad (company)


Posted on : 04 July 2017

Project Description

Job Description     
  • Work in a BL2 laboratory environment, performing testing and optimization of a new, prototype diagnostic device.  
  • The work will include preparing test formulations, conducting experiments on the new diagnostic device, and analyzing/compiling technical data, as instructed.  Propagation and quantitative of BL2 pathogens will be performed, using appropriate PPE and bio-safety procedures.  
  •  Analysis of nucleic acid fragments will be performed.                      

Required Skills 
  • Must maintain good laboratory procedures and practices. 
  • Must have good data analysis and communication skills.               

Required Experience 
  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ years experience in a life science field, such as microbiology.   
  • Experience in handling BL2-level human pathogens is required.  
  • Experience in performing nucleic acid analytical methods (agarose gels, PCR, restriction analysis, etc.) is highly desired.