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Lab Technician

Proclinical Staffing
USA, Camden, New Jersey
USD47000 - USD50000 per annum
Start date
3 Jun 2024
Closing date
17 Jun 2024

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R & D , Pre - clinical
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Job Details

Lab Technician - Contract - Camden, New Jersey NJ

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and organised individual to join a dynamic team in a new laboratory. This is a Lab Technician role on a temporary contracted based in Camden, New Jersey.

Primary Responsibilities:

This role focuses on assisting in experimental animal model systems to understand genetic and molecular mechanisms regulating sex differences in melanocyte function and melanoma progression. The successful candidate will be involved in both independent and team-driven projects, conducting experiments in melanocyte and melanoma cell lines and mouse models of melanoma.

Skills & Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field
  • Proficiency in mouse husbandry, PCR-based genotyping, cell culture, and DNA, RNA, and isolation of protein and detection approaches
  • Expertise in standard molecular biology assays and protocols
  • Experience in molecular cloning and cell culture as well as PCR
  • Working knowledge of general principles in genetics and molecular biology
  • Accurate and timely record keeping, impeccable organization and demonstrated interest in working in a laboratory setting
  • Have the ability to work independently on different experiments and small research projects.

The Lab Technician's responsibilities will be:

  • Maintain, collect and prepare records of data for presentations, papers, etc.
  • Perform data analysis using statistical software packages
  • Apply molecular and cell biology approaches to cell lines and animal studies
  • Design gene knockout/knockdown experiments, qPCRs, among others
  • Maintain a mouse colony and contribute experimentally to ongoing research projects
  • Maintain laboratory bacterial culture stocks, mammalian cell culture stocks, DNA Plasmid stocks
  • Train students in research methods and procedures as needed
  • Order supplies, write and submit protocols, and maintain records of required training for all lab members
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • $47,000 to $50,000

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Parker Jensen at (+1) 267-297-3376 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.



At ProClinical we have one aim: to support life science companies in the many challenges they face while combatting unmet medical need worldwide.

Ageing populations, rare diseases, epidemics and the millions of patients without access to medication are just a few of the pressing issues that life science companies contend with. The industry is under increasing pressure to develop new and innovative ways to save and improve patients’ lives. 

ProClinical’s mission is to support their work by connecting life science companies with the highly skilled professionals they need to continue innovating. 

Internal recruitment and HR teams often struggle to continuously source skilled, experienced professionals to fill highly-specialised and niche roles. ProClinical combines a deep understanding of the industry with extensive candidate networks to provide both a technical and cultural fit for our life science partners.


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0800 988 4437
Eldon House
Eldon Street

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