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Actalent Research Associate in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts


Perform complex laboratory experiments and conduct in-depth analysis of research experiments Write standard operating procedures, schedule work, analyze data, maintain accurate records, and write reports Ensure departmental computer resources remain functional and provide on-site support to Investigators as requested Design and execute protocols and experiments, modify protocols as needed, and may be responsible for own research project Manage laboratory research staff Responsible for overall laboratory organization including oversight of safety protocols and the maintenance of related records May assist with budget and/or operational aspects of grant and contract proposals Long-range planning for laboratory and departmental equipment maintenance and replacement. Assist in procurement of departmental equipment. Responsible for physical inventory of all equipment, and maintaining records of all equipment acquired, moved off-site, or discarded Work with Facilities Engineering, Environmental Health and Safety, and Radiation Safety to ensure department facilities and laboratories are in compliance with federal, state and institutional regulations Oversee and assist in the training of new laboratory personnel, students, and collaborators Handle biological samples utilizing chemistry techniques Use GCMS or gas chromatography or HPLC to analyze biological samples


Biology, hplc, mass spectrometry, gel electrophoresis, gas chromatography, wet chemistry, gcms, lcms, liquid chromatography, chemistry, analytical chemistry, biological samples

Top Skills Details:

Biology,hplc,mass spectrometry,gel electrophoresis,gas chromatography,wet chemistry,gcms,lcms,liquid chromatography,chemistry,analytical chemistry

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelor or Masters degree in the Biological Sciences, or equivalent experience 1-4 years of relevant research experience (including internship experience). Knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Must have experience working with biological samples 1-2 years experience with Mass Spectrometry

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.