• Chemist I- Temp

    Location US-CA-Hercules
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  • Overview

    We are looking for an energetic and motivated R&D scientist with a background in chemistry, or related life science field, to join our team as a contract employee for 6 months.  The successful candidate will assist other R&D scientists and senior team members in the operation of analytical instruments, prepare reagents and blood samples, perform experiments according to written protocols, monitor equipment, and document experimental results under direction of a project.


    • Assist R&D scientists in the operation of analytical instruments
    • Prepare reagents and blood samples for analysis
    • Perform experiments according to written protocols
    • Monitor equipment and document experimental results under the direction of a project


    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a life science or related field; M.S. preferred
    • 3+ years experience operating common laboratory equipment, e.g. (analytical balance, pipettes, spectrophotometer, etc.) is required
    • Working understanding of the principles of HPLC; hands-on experience with HPLC is preferred
    • Experience in working in a regulated industry is a plus
    • Must be comfortable working with blood samples
    • Working knowledge of computer software programs such as Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Minitab, etc.
    • Ability to work effectively in a cross-function al team environment
    • Great organization and communication skills, adept at multi-tasking
    • Must be energetic, engaged and displat a positive, can-do attitude




    About Bio-Rad:

    Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


    Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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