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Scientist II (Molecular Cloning)

On-Board Companies
Rahway, NJ
  • Expired: September 20, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

On-Board Scientific is hiring a Scientist in Rahway, NJ! For immediate consideration please send your resume to Subject Line: Position Title and State you are Located   About Us: On-Board Services, Incorporated is an on-site contract service provider for a local manufacturing entity providing full time positions to our employees. We offer benefits as well as 401k.   Position Details: Position Type: Scientist II Job Location: Rahway, NJ Compensation: $37.00 Length of Assignment: 1 year with a possibility of extension   Overview/Summary: Molecular Biology contractor, Protein Engineering, Rahway: The Protein Engineering group is seeking an experienced researcher to support our molecular biology capabilities. The primary mission of the group is to design and engineer enzymes, therapeutic proteins/peptides to enable drug discovery and development.

  This position in our molecular biology team is responsible for DNA related workflow (gene library construction and cloning, high-throughput DNA preparation, and sequencing) to support our protein directed evolution workflow.   Qualifications: Candidates for consideration should have a bachelor's degree in a biological science +2 years of experience in molecular biology, or an MS degree or PhD in a molecular biology related discipline. The successful candidate will have hands on experiences in various Molecular Biology techniques, including DNA cloning, DNA purification, PCR/qPCR, primer design, DNA sequencing and analysis, bacterial transformation and culture, and protein expression/purification. Required Experiences and Skills: Expertise in Molecular Biology Techniques (DNA/RNA extraction, PCR, Cloning, mutagenesis, gel electrophoresis, bacterial transformation and culture, protein expression/purification and analysis). Ability to independently design Molecular Cloning works. Experience with DNA sequencing technologies (Sanger & NGS) and sequencing data analysis. Strong communication and organization skills. Excellent teamwork and multitasking. Good documentation of experimental reports. Preferred Experience and Skills: Molecular Biology and analysis software (Geneious, Benchling, etc). Programming skill (Python, etc) is plus. Experience in protein expression platforms (yeast, bacillus, mammalian) are plus. Experience in protein directed evolution platforms (phage display, yeast display, mRNA display) is plus. Experience with high-throughput screening and automated liquid handling are plus. Apply Today!   On-Board was founded in 1976 by Robert L. Wilson to provide Engineering and Design services to the chemical manufacturing industry.

Today, On-Board is a thriving privately held family of companies with services including: Consulting, Professional Engineering, Industrial Maintenance and Facility Management, Contracted Manufacturing and Production Services, as well as Temporary Staffing and Recruiting throughout North America. The On-Board Family of Companies conducts operations through its Corporate Headquarters located in East Windsor, NJ along with Regional Offices in New Castle, DE and Wake Forest, NC.  On-Board’s Mission is to provide “Flexible Service by applying the talents of our people, work processes and technology to meet our clients’ expectations in a Safe, Responsible and Dependable manner.” On-Board Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.   (phone number removed) INDOJ

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