Kelly Services Laboratory Technician (FT) - NIH - Bethesda, MD in Bethesda, Maryland
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a Laboratory Technician at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD .
This is a long-term contract position which offers:
Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package
Optional health, vision, and dental plans
Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.
Access to NIH’s unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives.
TASKS/SERVICES . The contractor shall:
1.Perform a wide variety of procedures and techniques which may include, but are not limited to: DNA analysis, DNA isolation, DNA purification, DNA sequencing, RNA isolation, PCR and NGS etc.
2.Maintain accurate daily records of experiments and results.
3.Write reports of findings, stating methods and procedures, including any modifications employed, specimens and materials involved, and results of experiments.
4.Interpret, evaluate, and discuss the results of each experiment with the task leader, mentors and laboratory team as part of the planning process for subsequent studies, and present these findings in individual weekly meetings with the task leader as well as lab group meetings.
5.Assist in maintaining laboratory supplies and equipment, and in managing biological materials.
6.Responsible for laboratory upkeep and routine maintenance of equipment. Keep up with scientific literature for new methods and procedures that may be considered for application or modification to selected experiments; daily records of experiments and results in pen in bound laboratory notebooks, and backed up on OneDrive; make minor modifications or adaptations to established methods, procedures, and/or techniques to solve problems in the work.
7.Write reports of findings, state methods and procedures, including any modifications employed, specimens, and materials involved, and results of experiments.
8.Participats in scientific discussions.
9.Assist in ordering and basic budgetary management.
REQUIREMENTS . The contractor must have:
1.Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
2.Minimum of two (2) years of related experience.
3.Must be willing to work in a BSL2+ environment.
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