Adecco Medical & Science is searching for a Research Associate in Redwood City, CA to join our clients manufacturing team and help create the world’s first fully automated cloud-enabled molecular biology lab.

Various work schedules:

Sunday through Thursday from 6 AM to 2:30 PM
Sunday through Thursday; 10:30PM to 7AM
Tuesday through Saturday; 10:30PM to 7AM

Responsibilities of the Research Associate Include:

Synthesize oligonucleotides by following established SOP’s
Analyze UV and mass spectrometry data and determine root cause of failures
Practice continuous improvement by contributing ideas and suggestions to new and existing processes
Operate complex automated robotic systems to manage liquid product through a highly automated workflow
Mix, store, and dispose of chemical solutions
Print labels for bottles, vials, and boxes
Package, seal, and scan of products
Assist with storage and monitoring of inventories, products as well as in-house supplies
Generate reviews and/or maintains records or documents in a detailed and consistent manner
Assist with QC's data management, including data review, assay monitoring
Perform facility and equipment duties such as periodic maintenance, preventive maintenance, for applicable methods and equipment, reporting facility and equipment problems to maintenance engineers


BS in Biology, Chemistry, or a similar field
1-3 years of industry experience within the manufacturing/production environment, preferably in a small company/start-up setting
Must be able to speak and read English with excellent understanding
Understanding of aseptic handling techniques
Strong desire to work in a fast-paced, collaborative start-up environment
Demonstrates strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral), a strong customer focus, and an ability to interact with various departments and levels

If you are interested in this Research Associate opportunity in Redwood City, CA, then please apply directly to this posting for immediate consideration. For further questions, please reach out to Stephanie Pack by email at

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