Offers “Merckgroup”

Expires soon Merckgroup

Associate Scientist I

  • Internship
  • Rockville (Clarke County)
  • Personal services

Job description

Associate Scientist I

Your Role:


The Associate Scientist I (ASI) will perform safety testing required to manufacture clinical and commercial products. The ASI is required to make scientific observations, maintain detailed workbooks/documentation and ensure all documentation fulfills generally accepted professional/industry standards. Additionally, they are required to maintain a thorough understanding of BioReliance services, technical principles and applications.


The roles and responsibilities will include but are not limited to: 

·  Conduct assigned testing with minimal supervision within constraints of lab scheduling;
·  Perform testing in accordance with SOPs and regulations (cGMP and GLP)
·  Maintain complete and comprehensive records for study integrity; Operate and maintain lab equipment as required by SOPs and testing procedures
·  Perform peer review of assay batch/lab records to ensure Right First Time (RFT)
·  Communicate deviations/ events, progress and interim results to Study Management
·  Assist with revisions to SOPs, laboratory records and other documentation as assigned
·  This position may be required to work overtime or flexible shifts


Who You Are:

Minimum Requirements:

·  Bachelor’s degree in scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Biotechnology, etc.) – OR – Associate degree in scientific discipline (i.e. Biology, Biotechnology, etc.) with 2+ years working laboratory experience – OR – High school diploma with 4+ years working laboratory experience


  Preferred Qualifications:

·  Experience with relevant laboratory practices, techniques, equipment, materials and mathematical calculations
·  Basic skills in applicable computer programs
·  Good oral and written communication skills
·  Works well in a team-based environment



Job Requisition ID: 208746

Location: Rockville

Career Level: B - Recent University Graduate(

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