Research Assistant 1/Research Associate 2 - Tissue Trimming

Company Name:
MPI Research
Research Assistant 1/Research Associate 2 - Tissue Trimming
About MPI Research:
MPI Research, with global headquarters in Mattawan, Michigan, provides discovery, safety evaluation, bioanalytical, and analytical services to the biopharmaceutical, medical device, animal health, and chemical industries. Scientific knowledge and experience, integrity, trust, teamwork, and dedication to strong and enduring Sponsor relationships are the defining attributes that characterize MPI Research as a high-performance, high-quality organization that is committed to bringing safer and more effective products to the world. Learn more about how we can exceed your expectations at .
This position is responsible for performing assigned basic support functions in the Tissue Trimming and
Wet Tissue Laboratory setting. Functions include Set-up, Processing, Sample Management, and/or
administrative functions as outlined in a protocol or appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
(Duties & Responsibilities - purpose of the function and result to be accomplished) include but are not limited to those listed:
Uses daily the following applications: Microsoft Outlook, Provantis(TM), Task List Database, eDocs,
CSU, and ExyLIMS, as applicable.
Effectively and accurately executes study functions per protocol and SOP requirements.
Maintains positive, helpful, and friendly customer service, to build a strong customer/Sponsor
allegiance as observed by management.
Maintains a positive working relationship with peers and management.
Possesses the ability to perform core function skills from departmental list for the position, as
Communicates effectively with supervisors, colleagues, and Study Directors.
Demonstrates commitment to quality.
Effectively works independently and in a team and demonstrates a commitment to achieving
company goals.
Efficiently prioritizes assigned daily workload and uses time productively.
Adheres to safety procedures at all times.
Punctual and reliable attendance according to MPI Research company policy.
Grade 2:
Associate's degree/HS/GED with 0-2 years of experience.
Grade 3:
HS/GED with 2-4 years of experience; or
Associate's degree with 1-3 years of experience.
Grade 4:
HS/GED with 4-8 years of experience; or
Associate's degree with 2-4 years of experience, or 0-2 years of experience with
ASCP certification; or
Bachelor's degree and 0-2 years of experience.
Grade 5:
HS/GED with 6-10 years of experience; or
Associate's degree with 4-8 years of experience, or 2-4 years of experience with
ASCP certification; or
Bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience, or 1-3 years of experience with
ASCP certification.
Basic familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite.
Computer skills, commensurate with Essential Functions and including ability to learn a validated
Ability to work extended hours beyond normal work schedule to include, but not limited to, evenings,
weekends, extended shifts and/or extra shifts, sometimes on short notice.
Ability to work under specific time constraints.
Benefits at a Glance:
MPI Research provides the following competitive benefits:
Two choices of medical coverage, including prescription drug and vision coverage
Two choices of dental coverage
Medical and dependent pre-tax flexible spending accounts
Paid time off bank and holidays
Retirement savings plan - 401K plan with company matching on employee contributions
Short/Long term disability plans, voluntary life insurance, and company paid life insurance
Tuition reimbursement program
Employee assistance program
Employees at MPI Research also are given the opportunity to participate in company-sponsored events, wellness programs, self-directed work teams and open communications programs such as the All Employee Survey.
Location: Headquarters (Mattawan)

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Research Associate - LBA
Mattawan, MI Charles River
UX Research Manager- NetSuite Experience Design
Troy, MI Oracle
Senior Research Engineer, C4ISR
Ann Arbor, MI SRI International
Research Software Engineer
Dearborn, MI Ford Motor Company
Research Engineer, C4ISR
Ann Arbor, MI SRI International
Researcher, Computational Mechanics and System...
Farmington, MI Hitachi