Research Assistant
Cell Screening
Posted on 7/19/2023
AbCellera Biologics
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
  • You enjoy bench work and are looking for an opportunity to hone your technical skill set
  • You are able to work in a self-directed manner and demonstrate initiative
  • You can accommodate a 7 am to 3 pm schedule
  • You thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced work environment
  • You take pride in being a self-motivated person, fast learner and team player
  • Minimum BSc, work experience in a laboratory environment preferred
  • Excellent communication, documentation and organizational skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Proven interpersonal skills with the ability to work collaboratively
  • (Optional, but desired) Experience with mammalian tissue isolation and processing, cell culture
  • Supporting the high-throughput screening of single cells in collaboration with project teams to meet deliverables and timelines
  • Preparation of cell isolates from primary sources
  • Contributing to and executing cell enrichment protocols
  • Preparing, labeling and aliquoting common lab reagents to support cell screening workflows
  • Maintaining cell stocks and freezer inventories
  • Collaborating with lab management teams to organize, order and maintain common inventories and reagents
  • Performing lab organization and maintenance tasks
  • Transporting samples between company sites (< 2 km)
  • Maintaining and implementing standard operating procedures while recognizing and addressing opportunities for improvements
  • Gaining expertise in routine cell screening procedures and growing your technical skill set