Scientist – II (Associate)

  • Location: DeSoto, Kansas
  • Type: VMS
  • Job #38833

Associate Scientist II – De Soto, KS

Competitive Pay – Desirable Hours – Great Organization to work for!


  • The Associate Scientist will be performing laboratory activities following established procedures, technologies and methodologies as well as assisting in development of new assays.
  • Apply established procedures, technologies and methodologies to complete assignments, and detect deviations, investigate causes and suggest improvements.
  • Support projects by performing the development, improvement and/or transfer of new or existing products, production processes or laboratory methods and techniques upon assignment by the supervisor.
  • Laboratory work will involve general cell culture, virus propagation, microbiology culture, titration assays, neutralization assays, sterile technique, preparing and testing study samples, preparing vaccines, thorough documentation of laboratory work and results, and performing or optimizing/validating new assays.


  • B.S./B.A. degree in Microbiology, or a related field with 1-3 years of experience in laboratory

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Ability to conduct research project activities under supervision
  • Ability to plan project activities and meet timelines
  • Must have general experience with laboratory techniques
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have good computer skills including knowledge of Word and Excel
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