Randstad Biochemist in Saint Louis, Missouri

Biochemist

job details:

  • location:Saint Louis, MO

  • salary:$23 - $30 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, November 20, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Temporary

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:S_706986

  • questions:Suzanne.Hollnagel@randstadusa.com314-682-3950

job description

Biochemist

Randstad in partnership with a leading biotechnology company located in St. Louis, MO, is now hiring for an experienced Biochemist with proved experience in protein biochemistry. If you are the selected candidate for this role, you will work with our client who is shaping the world of agriculture with breakthrough innovation for the benefit of farmers, consumers and our planet.

Responsibilities:

As the selected candidate for this position, you will work with an Expression and Batch Production team. This sub-team is responsible for producing proteins using standardized processes and/or automation to support both Discovery and Trait projects in the Biotechnology pipeline. You should have a strong background in recombinant protein production and familiarity with multiple expression systems. The team is fast-paced and timeline driven. You will be expected to have the ability to work in a team environment with strong written and oral communication skills.

Responsibilities include:

Expression of recombinant proteins using a variety of expression systems

DNA isolation and analysis of sequencing data

Protein purification and/or sample preparation of expressed protein as required

Deliver results in a timely fashion

Maintain proper records and documentation

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:

Experience in protein purification and expression.

Education:

Masters

Experience:

Experienced

Qualifications:

Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Biology, Biochemistry or related field with a minimum of two years of relevant work experience.

Hands on experience in the area of protein expression and purification

Proficient with database use

Experience with automation equipment preferred

Demonstrated ability to work in a team-based environment

Strong written and oral communication skills

Randstad has been in business since 1960, and is the 2nd largest staffing firm in the world with a presence in 39 countries. Our team is a part of Randstad's Corporate Services. We have worked with our client for over 30 years! During this time, we have developed a proven track record for placing top talent into roles that offer opportunities for both career growth and success. Randstad offer both competitive pay and benefits for this opportunity.

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to suzanne.hollnagel@randstadusa.com Relocation cost reimbursement is not available for this role, local candidates preferred.

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