Overview

Apex Systems is looking to hire a Lab Associate to site onsite with one of our large biotech clients in Dixon, CA. If you feel that you are a good fit for this position, please send your most up-to-date resume to Holly Hunter at

Seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented, flexible, collaborative individual for a position in the Genetically Engineered Models (GEM) Lab in the Molecular Biology Department. The successful candidate will be working as a part of a highly skilled technical team that creates genetically modified mouse models for research. This is an excellent opportunity for learning cutting-edge genome editing technology, such as CRISPR, embryonic stem cells, etc.

Job responsibilities:

  • Management of mouse germline breeding colonies
  • Ordering, organization and management of laboratory supplies and samples
  • Media prep, dilutions
  • Data entry and organization
  • Embryo assessment and handling
  • Miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Incumbent must have 1 – 3 years related experience
  • Basic understanding of animal husbandry, genetics, reproductive physiology, embryology, and molecular biology
  • Experience in mouse handling/restraint, breeding and colony management
  • Experience with laboratory ordering, and sample organization
  • Proficiency with Excel, Powerpoint and Word. Ability to learn various computer databases for data entry and organization
  • Ability to work independently and proactively with limited supervision
  • Ability to work within a team context collaboratively, as well as across a dynamic scientific environment, therefore must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and strong interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm, and a genuine desire to learn

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with embryo assessment and handling
  • Experience with animal organ collection and dissection
  • Understanding of animal vivarium organization and procedures
  • Seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented, flexible, collaborative individual for a temp position in the
  • Genetically Engineered Models (GEM) Lab in the Molecular Biology Department.
  • The successful candidate will be working as a part of a highly skilled technical team that creates genetically modified mouse models for research. This is an excellent opportunity for learning cutting-edge genome editing technology, such as CRISPR, embryonic stem cells, etc.

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