In-Vivo Research Associate - South San Francisco, CA | Biospace
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In-Vivo Research Associate

Apex Life Sciences

Location:
South San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
8/4/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
769505
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Animal, Animal Services, Cancer, DMPK, In Vivo, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Vivo,

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

•   Responsible for planning, setting up, and conducting PK studies in rodents
•   Responsible for all associated paperwork and maintenance of an electronic Lab note book.
•   Maintain relevant laboratory equipment for optimal productivity, keep inventory and purchase supplies
•   Perform technical duties such as in vivo dosing of rodents via various routes including intramuscular, intravenous, intradermal, subcutaneous, and oral routes followed by organ harvesting and tissue processing for analysis

Requirements

Qualifications

•   Applicants should possess a BS in a Biological Science or related coursework and at least 1 year of hands on experience with laboratory rodents
•   Must demonstrate excellent animal handling skills
•   Working knowledge of automated blood samplers would be a bonus although not essential.
•   He/she will demonstrate high productivity while maintaining high quality of work
•   Must have demonstrated the ability to conduct laboratory research
•   Proficiency with in vivo techniques, e.g. p.o, s.c, i.v, i.p. injections and organ harvesting
•   Must have strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to clearly understand complex concepts and laboratory procedures
•   He/she will demonstrate high productivity while maintaining high quality of work
•   This individual is also expected to be highly organized, a team player, enthusiastic about drug discovery, and possess strong communication skills.