Offers “Merckgroup”

days ago Merckgroup

Associate Scientist 2

  • Internship
  • Rockville (Clarke County)
  • IT development

Job description

Associate Scientist 2

Your Role:

An opportunity has arisen to join our company in the Genetic Toxicology division as an Associate Scientist II (AS II). As an ASII, you will primarily conduct a variety of in vitro assays required to characterize product or material safety. In addition, you will make scientific observations, maintain detailed workbooks/documentation and ensure all documentation fulfills generally accepted professional/industry standards. You will maintain an understanding of technological principles and applications of the organization’s services and will be capable of executing a broad range of protocols.


Who you are:

Minimum Requirements:

·  Master’s degree in a scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, etc.) – OR – Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, etc.) with 1+ years laboratory work experience – OR – Associate’s degree in a scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology, etc.)  3+ years laboratory work experience


Preferred Requirements:

·  Working knowledge of a testing laboratory
·  Experience in cell culture and aseptic technique
·  Possess ability to multitask and work in a team environment with minimal supervision



Job Requisition ID: 210553

Location: Rockville

Career Level: C - Professional (1-3 years)

Working time model: full-time

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US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
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