Randstad Research Engineer in Worcester, Massachusetts

Research Engineer

job details:

  • location:Worcester, MA

  • salary:$22 - $45 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, July 13, 2018

  • experience:2 years

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:141502

job description

Research Engineer

Contract position: A Research Engineer is needed for a temp-to-perm opportunity at a new cell culture lab in the Worcester, MA area. The ideal candidate will hold their Bachelor's degree and have experience with human cell culture methods and techniques with primary cells and cell lines. Must have experience working in a clean room environment. Apply now for immediate consideration!

Responsibilities for the Research Engineer

  • Designing experimental plans with guidance and execute experiments

  • Analyzing data, generating laboratory protocols, and contributing to technical reports and product summaries

  • Utilizing basic scientific or engineering principles and techniques to undertake specific tasks and projects with limited scope

  • Troubleshooting and solving problems in the design/execution of development products

  • Supporting senior engineers and scientists in the R&D team with their projects

  • Playing a leading role in lab management: safety aspects, equipment monitoring, 5S, lab audit preparation, lab postings, etc.

Requirements for the Research Engineer

  • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Immunology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering, Biochemistry, or other relevant degree

  • Experience and familiarity of human cell culture; familiar with methods and techniques of cell culture with primary cells and cell lines

  • Familiarity working in a clean room

  • Understanding of cell manufacturing methods and requirements

  • Experience with fluorescence microscopy for long-term cell imaging

Benefits

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.