JMI Laboratories is a mid-sized company based in North Liberty, IA. A global leader for twenty years in anti-infectives research, JMI monitors annual changes in antibiotic resistance patterns through the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program, serves as a clinical and reference laboratory in support of new drug development, and conducts internal research projects on a variety of pathogenic microorganisms.
JMI prides itself on promoting a culture of research excellence and supporting passionate team members of many unique clinical, industrial, and academic backgrounds.
The Molecular Scientist will join a small department that characterizes the mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance of diverse bacterial and fungal pathogens. Responsibilities are split between bench work and data analysis, although daily tasks vary based on demand. Laboratory work includes various PCR techniques, sequencing, and epidemiological typing methods to support project-specific research. Experience with next-generation sequencing (NGS) would be desired.
Position title (Molecular Scientist I or Molecular Scientist II) will be determined by the successful candidate’s experience and previous job responsibilities.
Duties and Responsibilities
This position is an on-site, full-time position in North Liberty, IA.
JMI Laboratories offers a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes health, dental, vacation, 401(k), and profit sharing.
JMI Laboratories is an equal opportunity employer.
No recruiters or agencies please.