Toxikon Corporation, originally founded in 1977, is a Contract Research and testing company with laboratories in Bedford, MA. Our mission continues to focus on providing quality pre-clinical services, competitively priced, with on-time delivery for the Pharmaceutical. Medical Device and Biotech industries.
Toxikon is looking for a self-motivated and quality focused individual to join our Microbiology team. The successful candidate will work hand in hand with our study directors, quality assurance and sponsors/clients to ensure all study aspects are conducted per scientific and regulatory standards.
Highly motivated individuals will have an advancement track through the department. This position is an integral component of a fast-paced environment. You will be selected based on both experience/aptitude and a dynamic personality.
The work is focused on in vitro testing of medical devices and pharmaceutical products. The techniques used encompass cell culture, hematology analysis, genetic toxicology assays, ELISA, PCR and flow cytometry.
The Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regulations followed in the lab makes it an ideal place to start a career in a scientific laboratory. The Research Associate conducts the tests in an independent manner but with close supervision and support to achieve success.
Must be able to work efficiently in the lab while maintaining a high level of attention to detail to guarantee regulatory acceptance of experimental records.
Experience with cell culture appreciated.
Excellent communication skills needed as this position works closely with other research associates, scientists and regulatory affairs.
Bachelor of Science in Biology
This position is located in Bedford, MA.
For additional information about Toxikon go to www.toxikon.com.
Toxikon offers a comprehensive benefits program including: paid vacation, sick time, 401(k) plan with company match, medical, dental, vision care, life insurance, short and long term disability insurances, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, employee referral bonus, discount programs and more.
Toxikon is an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer we do not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant because of race, sex, gender, ethnicity, religion, creed, age, color, military/veteran status, genetic condition or information, Family and Medical Leave entitlement, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, marital status, qualified physical or mental disability, transgender status, or any other legally protected class in accordance with federal, state and local laws.