Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:30 PM
Job Description Biologist - Contractor COMPANY: Discovery Solutions is seeking job seekers for a contract position with one of our customers, Lilly, a leading pharmaceutical company headquartered in Indianapolis, IN. LOCATION: Indianapolis, IN 46225 DESCRIPTION: Conduct experiments to identify and validate drug targets. Support assay design, optimization, validation, and data analyses. Design and execute molecular and cell biology experiments. Troubleshoot and analyze complex data in support of drug discovery projects. Presentation of results and conclusions both orally and written. Primary Position Responsibilities: Execution of laboratory protocols and laboratory tickets Prepare and sterilize media formulations Operate small scaled bench-top fermenter system Prepare fermentation samples for chemical analysis Perform some chemical analysis Conduct cleaning and basic maintenance of laboratory space, instrument and equipment used Provide support to ensure safety standards are maintained Prepare documentation to meet good documentation requirements Maintain an accurate and up-to-date laboratory notebook Responsible for scheduling laboratory studies, ordering and maintaining raw materials, and coordination of shared equipment use Types of Safety Equipment Worn: safety glasses, laboratory coat SHIFT: Monday-Friday 8 hours 8:00am - 4:45pm EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years of relevant experience. Strong background in laboratory techniques to prepare and maintain pure cultures Demonstrated sound aseptic and cell culture laboratory techniques Demonstrated proficiency in writing technical documents such as laboratory batch records/tickets, laboratory protocols, reports, and analyzing process data Proven ability to work in a dynamic team environment incorporating a variety of functional relationships Strong interpersonal skills and motivation to learn from technical colleagues Training in aseptic laboratory techniques and maintenance of pure cultures Must be able to pass background check and drug screen. EDUCATION: Bachelor's in Biology (immunology, molecular biology, biochemistry, or similar field) Company Description Discovery Solutions is a staffing agency providing staffing solutions to many different industries. We provide a unique service tailored to our clients and candidates needs on a global scale. With an experience and skilled staffing team, we offer a highly professional service.
• Location: Indianapolis
• Post ID: 29888227 indianapolis