180105 - Scientist I, Cell Biology
Industry
MAN
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
Carlsbad
State
CA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
1 year
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Scientist I for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Isolate Genomic DNA from various sources including blood and established cell lines.
- Conduct commonly used molecular biology techniques such as bacterial growth, plasmid DNA preparation, restriction enzyme digestion, PCR, gel electrophoresis, etc.
- Characterize DNA and manage inventory. Maintain mammalian cell culture including thawing, expansion, characterization, harvesting, freezing, and inventory management.
- Characterize membrane antigen expression using Flow Cytometry. Prepare media, buffers, and reagents.
- Use One Lambda products and research tools for HLA Molecular and Serological Typing.
- Automate routine protocols to increase capacity and improve consistency. Compile and analyze data to complete update or report.
- Perform all activities in compliance with GDP/GMP, regulatory and safety policies.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office
- Excellent organizational and record keeping skills
- Capable of multi-tasking and good time management - Flexible with changing plans and schedules
- Good oral and written communication skills

EDUCATION:
B.S. degree in molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology or a related discipline in Biological Sciences and Engineering 3+ months of laboratory experience in working with DNA and/or mammalian cells

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift
Full-Time

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.