The Scripps Research Institute

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Research Assistant I - NE

at The Scripps Research Institute

Posted: 11/21/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 12234
Keywords: laboratory, lab

Job Description

Requisition Number 05120
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - PG
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant I - NE
Position Summary:

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is currently seeking a Research Assistant I - NE for the Department of Molecular Medicine for its Florida location.

This position is available for a person to work on a project shared between two labs in The Scripps Research Institute Center on Aging at the Florida campus in Jupiter aimed at understanding molecular pathways involved in aging. The long term goal of the work is to identify targets for therapeutic interventions aimed at improving healthspan. The position will involve general lab maintenance and support, as well as performing experiments related to the project goals. Techniques to be used include molecular biology, cell culture, invertebrate biology (C. elegans), biochemistry and microscopy, amongst others.

Location: Florida
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant scientific discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skill and abilities have been attained. Requires 1-3 years experience. Candidates possessing a Master’s degree, 0-2 years experience required.

Must be motivated, enthusiastic and keen to learn. Good organizational skills, time management and neat record keeping skills are essential. Experience in any of the above-mentioned techniques is preferred but not required

Preferred Qualifications:

Florida & Palm Beach County residents are preferred.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!