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Molecular/Cell Biology Opportunity for Students

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

My name is Julia Lees, and I am a scientific recruiter at Aerotek. We have an opportunity with a well-known company in Columbia, MO. They are looking for ten molecular/cell biologists for at least a 3 month contract. Potential to be extended or go permanent likely.

This is an AMAZING opportunity for recent graduates who have experience with ELISA, PCR, and western blot. I would love to share the details of this opportunity with any of your students that may be interested.ek to start 9/23.

Brief job description below. They are ideally looking for someone with their Master’s or PhD, but are open to a Bachelor’s level candidate with research or internship experience. If a candidate is not in the Columbia area, we are willing to pay per diem to cover housing and food costs.

• Preference would be exp. in bioassay/cell labs

• Experience in ELISA, Enzymatic assays, SDS-Page, western blotting and PCR techniques

They will be in the lab performing experiments. They will be given a lab method to follow and then given directions, follow method and record data. Can train on GMP data. Supervisor will give them daily instruction. Large volume of work coming in. Will need them at least three months for a bubble of work. 

They will work in a team, but the lab work is individual daily on the bench. Will want someone who can work independently. Paying attention to the details is critical. Business hours 8am-5pm.

- 1-2 years of experience ideally outside of academic labs but could include undergrad research or internship experience

• Preference would be exp. in bioassay/cell labs
• Experience in ELISA, Enzymatic assays, SDS-Page, western blotting and PCR techniques 

Aerotek works with a variety of different industries including pharma, plant science, food science, etc. around the St. Louis area. I would be more than happy to discuss all openings we have with any students you have that are in the job market.

Phone number is 314-801-5226 and e-mail is julees@aerotek.com.



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