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Kelly Scientific Resources

Research Associate

Post Date:Oct 12, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:10/12/2017Salary:
Location:US-OR-Eugene Job Reference:US15TPML_BH1305836

Job Description:

Kelly Scientific is searching for Research Associates to assist in the development of novel immunoassays at a company in Eugene, OR. This individual will be providing support to the immunoassay development team through the use of antibody-based laboratory techniques such as sandwich ELISA, Western blot, immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, as well as the generation of biological materials for analysis. These are temp-to-hire positions working M-F 8am-5pm.

  • Perform documented methods required for immunoassay development

  • Assist in further validation of antibodies, proteins and lysates for immunoassay development

  • Maintain excellent laboratory records

  • Communicate experimental detail information both verbally and in technical reports and notes

  • Perform tissue culture

  • Generate cell, tissue, subcellular fractions and purified protein materials required for assay development

  • Comply with all safety and quality regulations

  • Routine maintenance and troubleshooting of scientific equipment

  • May be required to perform other duties as required/assigned


  • B.S. in Biology, immunology, or closely-related degree

  • 1 year of experience in a laboratory setting


  • Experience with immunoassays, protein chemistry, protein separation and chromatography

  • 1+ year working in industry

  • Must demonstrate strong communication skills

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions precisely

  • Maintain accurate and detailed records

  • Must possess strong organization skills

  • Excellent computer skills including instrumentation specific software, and proficiency in Microsoft office.


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to do the following:

    • Position requires prolonged stints of standing/sitting

    • Display manual dexterity required to operate office and heavy lab equipment

    • Must be able to lift 25 lbs.

    • Exposure to toxic/hazardous/dangerous chemicals and biohazards 

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You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

About Kelly Services®

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Contact Information
Kelly Scientific Resources
Name: Austin Browning

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