Research Associate : Immunochemistry
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies.
When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well: being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area,
your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about. Job Summary We are seeking a Research Associatefor our Immunochemistry Teamsite located in Mattawan, MI. The following are responsibilities related to the Research Associate: This position is responsible for following established methods to quantify chemical entities according to applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and/or Gx P regulations.
This individual demonstrates proficiency in the use of instrumentation and laboratory techniques. This individual contributes to the department by completing assigned projects on time, participating in process improvement initiatives, and communicating effectively with others. Job Qualifications The following are minimum qualifications related to the Research Associateposition: : MS/BS/BA in relevant field and 0:2 years of relevant experience; or: HS/GED/Associates and 2:5 years of relevant experience.Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions and including ability to learn a validated system.Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to, evenings, weekends, extended shifts and/or extra shifts, sometimes on short notice.Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.Ability to work under specific time constraints.Performs quantitative and semi: quantitative ligand binding assays on multiple platforms including but not limited to Meso Scale Discovery, Bio Plex, Spectrophotometer and Gyros Lab.Performs routine assays to support pre: clinical and clinical studies during the large molecule drug development process.Follows all applicable study protocols and methods.Collection of accurate data.Performs a variety of laboratory techniques including buffer and solution preparation, equipment calibrations, tissue lysis, ELISA, cell culturing, etc.Collaborates across multiple departments in order to adhere to timelines and produce quality data.
About Safety backssment Charles River is committed to helping our partners expedite their preclinical drug development with exceptional safety backssment services, state: of: the: art facilities and expert regulatory guidance.
From individual specialty toxicology and IND enabling studies to tailored packages and total laboratory support, our deeply experienced team can design and execute programs that anticipate challenges and avoid roadblocks for a smooth, efficient journey to market. Each year approximately 300 investigational new drug (IND) programs are conducted in our Safety backssment facilities. About Charles River Charles River is an early: stage contract research organization (CRO).
We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety backssment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non: GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients' clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
With over 17,000 employees within 90 facilities in 20 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives
Location: Mattawan, MI