PDS Tech Inc Research Associate in Rockford, Illinois
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Research Associate.
This position is in the Protein Prep group in R&D, part of the PCA business unit, located Rockford, IL.
The research associate scientist will Perform laboratory experiments for protein preparation reagent development and applications.
As a technical resource, the Associate Research Scientist will work closely with supervisor and R&D staff to develop assays to assess product performance, test prototype products, and make recommendations for improving product concepts.
BS/BA/MS in Biochemistry, Biology, or other Biological Science.
Laboratory experience preferably includes protein assays, cell culture, protein expression & purification, SDS-PAGE, Western blotting, protein sample preparation (protein extraction, chromatography, dialysis, ultrafiltration, centrifugation, etc.), and instrumentation (UV/Vis, plate reader, FPLC).
Effective oral and written communication skills, with an ability to express thoughts, describe experimental results, and exchange information in a group setting.
Well-organized, goal-driven attitude, meets deadlines.
Strong attention to detail, ability to thoroughly document results.
Precise experimental technique.
Quick learner, ability to adapt to different methods and procedures.
Ability to work cooperatively with others and contribute ideas in a team atmosphere.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.