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Research Assistant - Microbiology

Montvale, NJ
  • Expired: 22 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Looking for a Research Assistant – Microbiology in Montvale, NJ

6 Month Contract (extension/conversion to perm possible)

Salary Range: $25 - $30 hourly 

Full Time – M-F: Day shift (35 hours per week - 8a - 4p/some flexibility)

  • A good understanding of microbiology and techniques used for isolating, growing and identifying bacteria.
  • Conduct required tests (e.g. AOAC, ASTM, CEN) to evaluate the antimicrobial efficacy of disinfectant and personal care prototypes for the purpose of product registration.
  • Perform appropriate procedures and maintain laboratory records in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice standards.
  • Propagate and maintain appropriate microbial stocks.
  • Maintain, monitor, validate and calibrate laboratory equipment as necessary.
  • Author, edit and maintain Standard Operating Procedures
  • Prepare reports on the progress and completion of testing.
  • Present to peers, stakeholders, and upper management where necessary.
  • Act as micro project lead and support the product development teams by providing Microbiological expertise and insights.
  • Research and develop new antimicrobial test methods and claims that are consumer relevant and drive sales.
  • Support senior scientists with special projects as needed.
What we’re looking for:
  • BS degree in Biology or related science.
  • Experience with aseptic technique and  familiarity with a Microbiology lab environment.
  • Experience (FT or via internship) in an industrial setting is a plus.
  • Team player with interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Organizational skills and problem-solving skills.
  • Written communication skills for accurate data entry and concise lab reports.
  • Knowledge with MSOffice Software applications.



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Montvale, NJ
07645 USA



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