APEX SYSTEMS INC Genetics Project Coordinator - 1103702 in AMES, Iowa
DescriptionAPEX SYSTEMS is looking for 2 Genetics Project Coordinators for an immediate opportunity near the greater Ames, IA area.1st shift | Weekly Pay | Long-term ContractOur local client is a global agricultural technology company that produces agrochemicals and seeds. As a biotechnology company, they conduct genomic research in the agricultural field.Responsibilities: Function as a member of a diverse project team. Will interact with peers, lab personnel, assay development personnel, and customers from diverse business units.Use LIMS and associated tools for experiment set up and data storage.Independently analyses genotypic data using proprietary programs.Develop data summaries, interpret results and make appropriate conclusions and recommendations in a timely manner.Update task tracking tools in a timely manner.Collaboratively analyze and solve technical problems.Essential Skills and Knowledge:Ability to effectively use genotyping analysis software.Strong understanding of Mendelian and Population Genetics.Motivation to learn and apply new technologies in changing environment.Ability to work well in a team and to communicate with individuals throughout various levels of our organization.Attention to detail.Ability to see trends in complex information and data.Qualifications:Bacheloris degree in Biology, Genetics, Plant Molecular Biology or related discipline.Ability to effectively use Excel, Outlook, Access and other Microsoft Office programs.Additional Information:All applicants must be eligible to work in the US without visa supportAbility to travel by automobile and aircraftAbility to sit at computer for extended periods of timeEEO EmployerApex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.iVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran and Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.