San Francisco Metro Area, CA US
R&D Partners is seeking to hire a Research Associate III in South San Francisco, CA.
Benefits of this role:
Benefits + 401k
Your main responsibilities as a Research Associate III:
Prepares microscopic slides on human/animal tissue for research/diagnostic purposes, which include: specimen accessioning, trimming fixed tissues, tissue processing, embedding paraffin blocks, microtomy (paraffin sectioning), cryotomy (frozen sectioning), H&E staining and special staining.
Microscopically identifying tissues or areas of interest within specific tissues before sending slides for evaluation, ensuring that the requested tissues or areas have been captured
Performs histochemical and enzyme histochemical stains with appropriate controls on a variety of tissues to assist in diagnosis
Create working documents for new technical procedures as needed
Maintains laboratory, equipment, and accurate records of quality assurance control
What we are looking for in a Research Associate III:
At least two to three years of experience working in a histology lab, especially with paraffin sectioning
Other histological skills such as grossing, tissue processing, embedding, and staining are required.
Willingness to work with fixed and frozen veterinary tissues
HT(ASCP) or HTL(ASCP) certification is preferred
Must demonstrate a record of relevant professional experience
Why Choose R&D Partners?
Refer a Friend bonus
$40.41 - $53.88 (Dependent on Experience)
R&D Partners is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies.
R&D Partners is an equal opportunity employer.