Lab Manager/Research Associate - Job ID:6302

Responsibilities of the Lab Manager/Research Associate:

  • Assist in relocation and establishment of new lab 
  • Organize and maintain structure of the lab, managing day-to-day activities
  • Develop, implement and maintain laboratory guidelines and standard operating procedures 
  • Build lab services team that handles equipment maintenance and calibration
  • Oversee operation and maintenance of essential equipment
  • Maintaining all service records, contracts, and inventory
  • Manage vendor relationships
  • Work directly with EHS consultants to manage liquid and solid waste pickups
  • Assist Scientist and Sr. Scientists in the following experiments with support: in Vivo, cell-based assays, enzyme assays, protein isolation

Requirements of the Lab Manager/Research Associate:

  • BS in life science related discipline
  • 5 years industry laboratory experience
  • Experience with and knowledge of standard molecular and cellular biology, cell culture, protein purification, and safety and laboratory procedures 
  • Previous vendor management/coordination experience preferred
  • Experience ordering inventory, equipment, reagents, chemicals


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Commonwealth Sciences is a professional recruiting firm specializing in Science, Engineering and Green Technologies. We unite industry professionals with exciting career opportunities by leveraging our technical expertise, advanced recruiting tools and years of staffing experience. CWS works with a variety of disciplines and levels from Research Associates to Scientists, Engineers, Managers and Directors. Our clients value the basic integrity, customer service and industry expertise that defines our organization.

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