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Research Support Associate
Ref No.: 18-02231
Location: JOHNSTON, Iowa
Position Type:Contract
Job Category:Research & Dev
Benefits:401K, Dental Insurance, Medical Insurance, Vision Insurance
On Board Services Hiring Research Support Associate

For consideration, please apply through this job board or email your resume to leslie.brannon@onboardusa.comand reference job #18-02231 in the Subject Line 

Hiring Contract Research Support Associates 
Duration: 7 Month Assignment
Client Location: Fortune 500 Company in Johnston, IA
Work Schedule: 8 AM to 5 PM Monday to Friday
Benefits: ACA Compliant Medical 

Primary responsibility is to perform general laboratory operations and routine information handling tasks in support of scientific research, with guidance from supervision. Perform tasks according to accepted methods and training prescribed by the work group with minimal supervision. Experience in molecular biology preferred. Bachelor of Science preferred over BA.

Research workers are responsible for completing tasks associated with research field experiments. Work conditions may be hot, humid and muddy. Training will be provided. Research workers will be responsible for duties such as: detailed data collection and data management in outside environments, hand picking corn, tissue sampling corn plants in field, weeding fields, corn pollinating in corn fields, some lab work associated with agriculture research, seed filling, or in a greenhouse, lifting more than 60 pounds. Individual must display good communication skills, a high degree of self motivation and work well independently as well as a team member with minimal supervision.

The On-Board Family of Companies conducts operations through its Corporate Headquarters located in East Windsor, New Jersey along with Regional Offices in New Castle, Delaware, and Raleigh, North Carolina.

On-Board Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.