DuPont Research Associate in Johnston, Iowa
Research Associate (Job Number: 017065W-03)
The Super Vector lab is currently seeking a Research Associate to join their team. The employee will work with the team to build and quality control high quality, high-throughput vectors to be delivered to numerous customers using an assortment of automated equipment.
Using standard, developing, and yet-to-be invented molecular techniques (PCR, restriction fragments, homologous recombination-based assembly and assembly in yeast) and an assortment of automated equipment (liquid handlers, robotic freezers, electrophoresis, fragment analyzers, Echo, QPix) the successful candidate will build and QC high quality, high-throughput DNA vectors to be delivered to numerous end-users.
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Microbiology, Biological Studies or related field such as Plant Science or Biotechnology
Experience working in a lab environment is required
Cloning experience and/or experience working with automation or LIMS is preferred
The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, vast attention to detail, and robust organization skills
This position requires great communication skills and the ability to work with a team as well as individually
Primary Location: NA-United States-Iowa-Johnston
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Entry Level
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